Production, Operations & Information Management Products

  • Freight Transport and Distribution

    Concepts and Optimisation Models

    By Tolga Bektas

    This book serves as a primer on freight transportation and logistics, providing a general and broad coverage of concepts, mathematical models and methodologies available for freight transportation planning at strategic, tactical and operational levels. It is aimed at graduate students, and is also…

    Hardback – 2017-06-07 
    CRC Press

  • Making Big Decisions Better

    How to Set and Simplify Business Strategy

    By Tim Lewko

    For many organizations, the word strategy conjures up endless ideas, concepts and tools - while the intent is correct, the awful reality is most companies do not have a simple, common definition of strategy or a simple approach to make the big decisions. Too many PowerPoints, not enough one pagers…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Smart Leadership - Wise Leadership

    Environments of Value in an Emerging Future

    By Christopher Steed

    There is a strong link between organisational culture and profit after all a happy workforce is a productive workforce. Yet a culture of inertia rather than innovation prevails in many organisations. Wise leaders, however, know how to work with the grain of human value and worth, harnessing it, so…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25 
    Routledge

  • Where is Creativity?

    A Multi-disciplinary Approach

    By Jim Shorthose, Neil Maycroft

    Where is Creativity? A Multi-disciplinary Approach goes beyond the orthodox image of creativity as laying inside the brain-mind, to explore how and why it also emerges from relationships between people, from physical spaces such as workplaces and cities, as a result of new media technology and the…

    Hardback – 2017-05-24 
    Routledge

  • Purpose Meets Execution

    How Winning Organizations Accelerate Engagement and Drive Profits

    By Louis Efron

    Business today is up against a myriad of complexities -- disruptive competition and technologies, volatile economic forces, and a complex and evolving work force. There is unending pressure to do more with less, deliver short-term goals while driving long-term sustainability, all while finding and…

    Hardback – 2017-05-23 
    Routledge

  • The Essentials of Managing Risk

    3rd Edition

    By John Bartlett

    The Essentials of Managing Risk for Projects and Programmes is an indispensable, practical guide to the steps that lead to success in managing risk. Risk management is particularly important for projects and programmes, since they all carry varying degrees of risk. The combination of uniqueness,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-17 
    Routledge
    The Essentials of Project and Programme Management

  • More Is More

    How the Best Companies Go Farther and Work Harder to Create Knock-Your-Socks-Off Customer Experiences

    By Blake Morgan

    Today, selling is not just about the product or service on offer. The sales transaction itself is now just one small piece of customer experience. To stay in business, companies must understand what customer experience is and how they can create rich customer experiences that work to their…

    Hardback – 2017-05-09 
    Routledge

  • Leading Extreme Projects

    Strategy, Risk and Resilience in Practice

    By Alejandro Arroyo, Thomas Grisham

    Leading Extreme Projects explores the challenges, obstacles and techniques associated with running large projects in some of the most challenging environments and economies in the world. From an oil and gas program in the Amazon with a background of drug trafficking, delicate indigenous communities…

    Hardback – 2017-05-04 
    Routledge

  • Managing Risk of Supply Chain Disruptions

    By Tong Shu, Shou Chen, Kin Keung Lai, Xizheng Zhang, Shouyang Wang

    This book discusses important issues related to managing supply chain disruption risks from various perspectives. It explores the essence and principles relating to managing these risks and provides the framework and multi-goal model groups for managing such risks. The book also discusses…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Risk Management

  • Wisdom, Analytics and Wicked Problems

    Integral Decision-Making In and Beyond the Information Age

    By Ali Intezari, David Pauleen

    The challenges faced by twenty-first-century businesses and governments are characterized as being fundamentally different in nature, scope and level of impact from those of the past. The challenges are ’wicked’ in nature in a sense that ’they are both pernicious and problematic to address’ being…

    Hardback – 2017-04-28 
    Gower
    The Practical Wisdom in Leadership and Organization Series

  • Architect's Pocket Book

    5th Edition

    By Charlotte Baden-Powell, Jonathan Hetreed, Ann Ross

    This handy pocket book brings together a wealth of useful information that architects need on a daily basis – on-site or in the studio. It provides clear guidance and invaluable detail on a wide range of issues, from planning policy through environmental design to complying with Building…

    Paperback – 2017-04-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Pocket Books

  • The Essentials of Managing Quality for Projects and Programmes

    2nd Edition

    By John Bartlett

    The Essentials of Managing Quality for Projects and Programmes is an indispendable, applied guide to quality management.This book focusses on quality solely from a project and programme perspective and is a unique publication in this respect. It dispenses with the jargon and theory of quality…

    Paperback – 2017-04-18 
    Routledge
    The Essentials of Project and Programme Management

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