Operations Management Products

  • Management Science, Operations Research and Project Management

    Modelling, Evaluation, Scheduling, Monitoring, 1st Edition

    By José Ramón San Cristóbal Mateo

    Due to its societal and economic relevance, Project Management (PM) has become an important discipline and a concept critical to modern organizations, public and private. PM as an academic discipline is discussed both in Management Science and in Operations Research. Management Science tends to…

    Hardback – 2015-01-28

  • Railway Management and Engineering

    Fourth Edition, 1st Edition

    By V. A. Profillidis

    In a rapidly changing world, with increasing competition in all sectors of transportation, railways are in a period of restructuring their management and technology. New methods of organization are introduced, commercial and tariff policies change radically, a more entrepreneurial spirit is…

    Hardback – 2014-11-11

  • Patron-Driven Acquisitions

    Current Successes and Future Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Judith M. Nixon, Robert S. Freeman, Suzanne M. Ward

    For over a decade, some academic libraries have been purchasing, rather than borrowing, recently published books requested by their patrons through interlibrary loan. These books had one circulation guaranteed and so appealed to librarians who were concerned about the large percentage of books…

    Paperback – 2012-10-22

  • Procuring Complex Performance

    Studies of Innovation in Product-Service Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nigel Caldwell, Mickey Howard

    This book examines the management of Procuring Complex Performance (PCP) in large-scale programmes that includes the downstream support phase in sectors such as construction, healthcare, transport, aerospace, marine and defence. It brings together a series of edited chapters to explain why the…

    Paperback – 2012-05-30
    Routledge Studies in Business Organizations and Networks

  • International Operations Management

    Lessons in Global Business, 1st Edition

    By Alberto F. De Toni

    International Operations Management: Lessons in Global Business uses a fascinating selection of case studies researched during the 'International Operations Management Project', sponsored by the European Commission, to produce a valuable view of businesses in Western and Eastern traditions.…

    Hardback – 2011-12-28

  • Managing and Delivering Performance

    1st Edition

    By Bernard Marr

    Performance management is at the top of agendas in most government and public organizations, as well as many not-for-profit organizations. In this follow up to his successful book, Strategic Performance Management, the author focuses on the unique challenges public sector organizations face when…

    Paperback – 2008-12-15

  • Implementing Six Sigma and Lean

    1st Edition

    By Ron Basu

    This is a comprehensive, user-friendly and hands-on book that is a single source of reference of tools and techniques for all quality practitioners. Implementing Six Sigma and Lean covers the basics of how to manage for consistently high quality and gives good coverage of both simple tools and…

    Paperback – 2008-10-20

  • Hoshin Kanri

    The Strategic Approach to Continuous Improvement, 1st Edition

    By David Hutchins

    The results of the quality revolution have been mixed. Global competition has elevated the most successful companies, in terms of providing goods and services, but even then initiatives such as total quality, business process re-engineering and Six Sigma have been heralded as the solution, only to…

    Hardback – 2008-09-23

  • Handbook of Hospitality Operations and IT

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Jones

    Handbook of Hospitality Operations and IT provides an authoritative resource forcritical reviews of research into both operations and IT management. Internationallyrenowned scholars provide in-depth essays and explanations of case studies, to illustratehow practices and concepts can be applied to…

    Hardback – 2008-06-09

  • Management by Process

    1st Edition

    By John Jeston, Johan Nelis

    Business Processes are one of the critical drivers for any organisation in realizing their organizational strategic objectives. This means that management must constantly review and realign organizational processes to reflect the massively unfixed nature of business demands, such as changing market…

    Paperback – 2008-04-14

  • Location, Location, Location

    A Plant Location and Site Selection Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marcel De Meirleir

    Choosing the right location for a business can assure its success, and avoid costly problems. Location, Location, Location examines this foundational aspect of business profitability, and outlines the principles and procedures necessary to identify an optimal site. This practical book offers advice…

    Paperback – 2008-02-22

  • Quality and Operations Management

    Revised Edition, 1st Edition

    By Elearn

    This book considers the associated concepts of quality and operations and places customers at the heart of a quality business operation. It explains how organisations that are focused on delivering quality products and services continuously improve the design, planning and control of their…

    Paperback – 2007-12-13
    Management Extra

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