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New and Published Books

  1. The Basics of Project Evaluation and Lessons Learned, Second Edition

    By Willis H. Thomas

    For some organizations, Lessons Learned (LL) is an informal process of discussing and recording project experiences during the closure phase. For others, LL is a formal process that occurs at the end of each phase of a project. Regardless of when they are performed, if you are a project team member...

    Published August 21st 2014 by Productivity Press

  2. The Economics of Quality, Grades and Brands (Routledge Revivals)

    By Peter Bowbrick

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Virtually every decision to produce, buy or sell is influenced by quality, yet until this book was first published in 1992, there had been very little attempt to produce a comprehensive and practical theory for this. Here, Peter Bowbrick brings together different traditions of quality analysis from...

    Published June 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Total Quality Management and Operational Excellence

    Text with Cases, 4th Edition

    By John S. Oakland

    The notion of "Quality" in business performance has exploded since the publication of the first edition of this classic text in 1989. Today there is a plethora of performance improvement frameworks including Baldrige, EFQM, Lean, Six Sigma and ISO 9001, offering a potentially confusing variety of...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Maximizing Value Propositions to Increase Project Success Rates

    By H. James Harrington, Brett Trusko

    Series: The Little Big Book Series

    Value proposition, an old concept, is taking on new significance in today’s innovation-driven environment. Business focus has shifted from developing many creative ideas to developing only those that will successfully flow through the product cycle and fulfill a customer need. The old approach...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Productivity Press

  5. Six Sigma Case Studies with Minitab®

    By Kishore K. Pochampally, Surendra M. Gupta

    What happens when one of the most widely used quality improvement methodologies meets the world’s leading statistical software for quality improvement? Packed with case studies in a variety of sectors, including health care, manufacturing, airlines, and fast food restaurants, Six Sigma Case Studies...

    Published February 5th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Supply Chain Strategies

    Demand Driven and Customer Focused, 2nd Edition

    By Tony Hines

    Supply Chain Strategies demonstrates how organizations must take strategic decisions in order to manage their supply chains to sustain competitiveness in the global economy. Whereas many textbooks on supply chain management focus on purchasing and operations, this new edition of Tony...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  7. ISO 9001:2008 for Small Businesses

    5th Edition

    By Ray Tricker

    Small businesses face many challenges today, including the increasing demand by larger companies for ISO compliance. Compliance is a challenging task for any organisation and can often be time consuming and costly, particularly for small businesses who are unlikely to have quality assurance experts...

    Published November 27th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Public Administration Reformation

    Market Demand from Public Organizations

    Edited by Yogesh K. Dwivedi, Mahmud Shareef, Sanjay K Pandey, Vinod Kumar

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    In an attempt to instil trust in their performance, credibility, integrity, efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and good governance, many public organizations are in effect viewing tax-paying citizens as consumers. Little research exists to explore synergies between the market economy, public...

    Published November 13th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Lean Systems

    Applications and Case Studies in Manufacturing, Service, and Healthcare

    Edited by Elizabeth A. Cudney, Sandra Furterer, David Dietrich

    Lean Systems: Applications and Case Studies in Manufacturing, Service, and Healthcare details the various Lean techniques and numerous real-world Lean projects drawn from a wide variety of manufacturing, healthcare, and service processes, demonstrating how to apply the Lean philosophy. The book...

    Published October 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Closing the Communication Gap

    An Effective Method for Achieving Desired Results

    By H. James Harrington, Robert Lewis

    Series: The Little Big Book Series

    Improved communication in business means higher profits. Improved communication in government means happier citizens. Improved communication in healthcare means quicker recoveries, fewer lawsuits, and happier nurses and patients.Closing the Communication Gap can help readers improve communication...

    Published October 15th 2013 by Productivity Press