Production, Operations & Information Management Products

  • Creative Thinking for Business Leaders

    How to Accomplish Successful Ideation through Creative Resilience

    By Benjamin Watson

    Creative thinking, which the most successful companies that develop the most innovative products rely on, has evolved into to creative resilience – the technique to persevere with problems and solve them faster. The approach will help business leaders create both the physical and mental agility to…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Productivity Press

  • Boundary Crossing in Policy and Public Management

    The Critical Challenges

    Edited by Gemma Carey, Helen Dickinson, Luke Craven

    This book aims to develop four key challenges that remain unresolved in the boundary-spanning literature, which span from the conceptual, to the practice, to the translational. In doing so, it tackles the question of boundary-spanning from four different angles, providing an in-depth investigation…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

  • Linear Optimization for Business

    Theory and practical application

    By Marcos Singer

    This book takes a unique approach to linear optimization by focusing on the underlying principles and business applications of a topic more often taught from a mathematical and computational perspective. By shifting the perspective away from heavy math, students learn how optimization can be used…

    Paperback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge

  • Principles of Port Management

    By Peter de Langen, Theo Notteboom, Athanasios Pallis

    Principles of Port Management provides professionals in freight transport and maritime logistics, and specifically the port industry, as well as (postgraduate and post-experience) students in these fields with a better conceptual understanding of the port industry, key insights and best practices…

    Paperback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Green Supply Chain Management

    By Haris Achillas, Dimitris Aidonis, Dionysis Bochtis, Dimitris Folinas

    Today, one of the key priorities in corporate strategic design for an organisation is to emerge as socially responsible and sustainable through environmental protection. As a focal part of sustainability initiatives, green supply chain management has emerged as a key strategy that can provide…

    Paperback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Project Requirements

    By Steve Barron

    How many projects fall short of their objectives because they fail to establish the requirements of the stakeholders in sufficient detail? And yet the sheer complexity of articulating what may often be conflicting or confused requirements in a format against which a business and project plan can be…

    Paperback – 2018-10-31 
    Gower
    Advances in Project Management

  • Introduction to Manufacturing Management

    By Michel Baudin, Torbjorn Netland

    Introduction to Manufacturing Management focuses on the operational and tactical issues related to the engineering and management of manufacturing operations in factories, and the immediate links to suppliers and customers. It provides rich detail on how operations can and should be designed and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Operations Management

    A Research Overview

    By Michael Lewis

    The field of operations management is principally concerned with the processes that produce goods and services. Its roots are arguable the roots of business and management itself, from Adam Smith’s seminal description of pin making and the division of labor, through to F.W. Taylor’s attempts…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    State of the Art in Business Research

  • A Study of Innovative Behavior in High Technology Product Development Organizations

    By Mark Anthony Robben

    Originally published in 1999, this volume integrates several streams of research on the antecedents of innovation to test a model of individual innovative behavior in a high technology product development organization. The sample for this research was a group of Engineers, Designers and Lab…

    Hardback – 2018-10-04 
    Routledge
    Studies on Industrial Productivity: Selected Works

  • Total Safety and the Productivity Challenge

    Edited by Maria C. Leva, Tom Kontogiannis, Marko Gerbec, Olga Aneziri

    Adopting a strategic approach to risk management can maximize competitiveness and profitability. Total Safety and Productivity approaches offer managers a set of methods and tools to apply a Total Safety Management (TSM) philosophy to achieve this.  A professional approach to risk and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Big Data for Managers

    Creating Value

    By Atal Malviya, Mike Malmgren

    In today’s fast growing digital world the web, mobile, social networks, and other digital platforms are producing enormous amounts of data that hold intelligence and valuable information. Correctly used it has the power to create sustainable value in different forms for businesses. The commonly…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27 
    Routledge

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