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  1. Enterprise Planning and Development

    By David Butler

    Enterprise Planning and Development outlines the options and risks involved in setting up a business. It shows how to avoid this failure by focusing on the planning stage and building on this framework as the business develops. The book contains all the underpinning factual information required to...

    Published June 8th 2006 by Routledge

  2. World Class Applications of Six Sigma

    Edited by Jiju Antony, Ashok Kumar, Ricardo Banuelas

    World Class Applications shows what real organisations have done to implement Six Sigma, the methodology used, and the results delivered. The book provides details of how these organisations overcame issues with the statistical tools of Six Sigma and provides valuable lessons by explaining what...

    Published June 5th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Cruise Operations Management

    By Philip Gibson

    Cruise Operations Management provides a comprehensive and contextualised overview of hospitality services for the cruise industry. As well as providing a background to the cruise industry, it also looks deeper into the management issues providing a practical guide for both students and...

    Published April 28th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Timeshare Resort Operations

    By Randall Upchurch, Conrad Lashley

    This book provides a complete overview of timeshare development and operation models. The authors take a comprehensive look at the present and future of this growing segment of the hospitality industry, including specialized approaches to marketing, human resources, service quality, finance, legal...

    Published January 9th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Management of Event Operations

    By Julia Tum, Philippa Norton

    Series: Events Management

    The Management of Event Operations: project management, planning and customer satisfaction provides an introduction to the management of operations for the event planner and venue provider. Taking an holistic view of an event enterprise, it links the traditional topics within operations management...

    Published September 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  6. Health Operations Management

    Patient Flow Logistics in Health Care

    By Jan Vissers, Roger Beech

    Series: Routledge Health Management

    Health operations management is defined as ‘the analysis, design, planning, and control of all of the steps necessary to provide a service for a client’. In other words, it is concerned with identifying the needs of clients, usually patients, and designing and delivering services to meet their...

    Published August 25th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Six Sigma and the Product Development Cycle

    By Graham Wilson, Maersk Molan

    Six sigma is an effective and important management approach particularly used by multinational companies with manufacturing bases in the Asian and Pacific rim.One of the key issues facing businesses today is how to eliminate the high cost of developing new products. This is an area where the...

    Published June 15th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Total Operations Solutions

    By Ron Basu, J. Nevan Wright

    Total Operations Solutions builds on concepts that were introduced in "Total Manufacturing Solutions", Basu and Wright (1997). It demonstrates how this holistic approach of operational excellence driven by a self-assessment methodology can be applied equally to manufacturing, service or public...

    Published June 13th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Strategic Operations Management

    2nd Edition

    By Steve Brown, Richard Lamming, John Bessant, Peter Jones

    This is a substantial new edition of a successful textbook which continues to have a sensible and 'easy to read' style. Each Chapter has a past/present/future theme with a real strategic approach. Strategic Operations Managment shows operations as combining products and services into a complete...

    Published December 17th 2004 by Routledge

  10. ISO 14001 Environmental Systems Handbook

    2nd Edition

    By Ken Whitelaw

    ISO 14001 Environmental Systems Handbook Second Edition outlines the scope and purpose of the standard, making it accessible to all. The author begins by explaining the concepts of the standard, which sets the tone for a practical guide to implementation of an ISO 14000-compliant environmental...

    Published August 21st 2004 by Routledge