1 edition of Perspectives in Operations Management found in the catalog.
This volume in honor of Elwood S. Buffa contains the work of prominent researchers in operations management. The collective work published in this volume represents the richness of the field and provides the reader with valuable insights into its important issues and problems. The book is organized in four sections. The first section deals with strategic issues in operations management, including continuous improvement, quality, services, supply chain management, and creating value through operations. The second section explores the interface of operations management with other functional areas such as engineering and marketing. The third section models some important planning problems that arise in the management of production and operations. Finally, the fourth section considers future directions for operations management.
|Statement||edited by Rakesh K. Sarin|
|The Physical Object|
|Format||[electronic resource] :|
|Pagination||1 online resource (xviii, 493 p.)|
|Number of Pages||493|
|ISBN 10||146136387X, 1461531667|
|ISBN 10||9781461363873, 9781461531661|
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This book is a collection of the work presented at that conference. The scholars who gathered to honor El are the prominent researchers in the field of Operations Management.
Their collective work published in this book represents the richness of the field and provides the reader with valuable insights into its important issues and problems.
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Another major aspect of modern operations management is supply chain management. As organizations have become more complex and much more international in their scope, the strategic process by which materials, goods and information flow between suppliers, businesses and consumers has become an industry in itself.
Book Description. Cruise Operations Management: Hospitality Perspectives offers 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 students and professionals alike.
Cruise Operations Management: Hospitality Perspectives provides a comprehensive and contextualized 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 professionals alike.
Since the first edition of this book. Cruise Operations Management: Hospitality Perspectives offers 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 students and professionals by: 3.
Management Vs. Leadership. Scholars disagree about what distinguishes management from leadership, even though these concepts often overlap. The management perspective is useful in making daily decisions and setting business strategy. Management focuses on the delegation of tasks and juggling resources, including money, supplies and personnel.
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Supply Chain Management - New Perspectives. Edited by: Sanda Renko. ISBNPDF ISBNPublished Cited by: 5. Operations Management, and the International Journal of Operations and Production Management), which encompass three decades of OM publications.
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Classical Perspectives. During the s and s, scientific management evolved into operations management, operations research, and management cybernetics. In the s, total quality management became widely popular, and in the s “re-engineering” became increasingly popular.
In his book “General and Industrial Management. Creating value through operations: the legacy of Elwood S. Buffa / Morris A. Cohen and Paul R. Kleindorfer --Modelling in support of continuous improvements towards achieving world class operations / Edward A.
Silver --Design for supply chain management: concepts and examples / Hau L. Lee --Competing through quality: perspectives and. Print book: English: 2nd edView all editions and formats Summary: Professor Mike Pycraft and his team have adapted Operations Management, 5th edition in response to a demand from lecturers using the first Southern African edition.
Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Operations Management and Service Evaluation is a critical scholarly publication that focuses on operations management across several sectors and assessment strategies for the improvement of these industries.
Featuring a range of topics such as fuzzy logic, ecosystem services, and metaheuristics, this book is. Operations Management provides a strategic perspective, whilst also examining the practical issues which organisations face on a day to day basis. It uses over examples from all over the world, reflecting the balance of economic activity between service (c%) and manufacturing (c%) operations/5(51).
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HR, Marketing, Finance, Operations and Project Management are all key functions of an organisation. These short audio perspectives give an insight into the roles in these areas and how they interact with the rest of the organisation, with examples of common problems, challenges and difficulties that are faced.
This material forms part of The Open University course B MBA. Global Perspectives on Achieving Success in High and Low Cost Operating Environments features a collection of research and case studies addressing contemporary issues surrounding operational success in various regions.
Business professionals, managers, academics, and upper-level students will find this publication an essential resource for the. Product Description. Based on the established textbook by Slack, Chambers and Johnston, the third revised edition of Operations Management:Global & SA Perspectives has been adapted for the unique Southern African context while keeping the global context in mind.
Operations Research, the science of better, is a discipline that permanently produces and applies advanced analytical techniques to help make better decisions and to solve problems.
This volume presents state-of-the-art models, algorithms, and applications of quantitative methods in management and economics. DEFINING QUALITY The definition of quality depends on the point of view of the people defining it.
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The book begins with the keynote address given by El Buffa at the start of the conference on November 2, Perspectives in Operations Management: Essays in Honor of Elwood S. Buffa (Hardcover) Specifications. viii HOSPITAL OPERATIONS: PRINCIPLES OF HIGH EFFICIENCY HEALTH CARE 3 NURSING UNITS Stakeholders’ Perspectives Introduction to Nursing Units Managing a Nursing Unit Key Management Issues in a Nursing Unit File Size: KB.
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Operations Management: Theory and Practice is the outcome of continuous testing of alternative ideas, concepts and pedagogical designs with MBA students, working executives from diverse industries, and research scholars.
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It provides both new Be able to locate modern operations management perspectives and have an this book. We now examine the nature of operations management in more depth and expand on the need for an operations strategy; partly, an integrating system between these opera- File Size: KB.
Below are some of the best: * Operations Management by William J. Stevenson * Operations Strategy by Nigel Slack * Introduction to Materials Management by J.R.
Tony Arnold * An Introduction to Management Science: Quantitative Approaches to Decisio. Service Operations Management, 3rd Edition. Robert Johnston, Warwick Business School, Warwick University. Robert Johnston, Warwick Business School, Warwick UniversityFormat: On-line Supplement.
Perspectives on Intellectual Capital bridges the disciplinary gaps and facilitates knowledge transfer across disciplines, featuring views on intellectual capital from the fields of accounting, strategy, marketing, human resource management, operations management, information systems, and economics.
His book General and Industrial Management demonstrates how general management concepts can be applied across a vast range of organiza ons, File Size: KB. in the teaching of operations text begins with an introduction to analysing operations management cases.
Each of the subsequent parts deals with a key area of operations management and begins with an expanded introduction, allowing the book to serve as a stand alone text for introductory operations management Size: KB.
This edited book presents cutting edge international research in operations management sustainability and topical research themes.
As the sustainability agenda gains greater prominence and momentum throughout society, business actors and stakeholders are increasingly concerned with the impact of current business operations.
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M3 - Book. BT - Operations Management: Global and South African Perspectives 3rd edition. PB Author: A. Brandon-Jones, H. Singh, K. Phihela, L. Krüger, R. Steenkamp, N. Slack, R. Johnston. management, marketing, or operations.
In fact, supply chain management has become such a popular discipline that it is difficult to pick up a manufacturing, distribution, marketing, customer management or transportation periodical without finding an article about supply chain management or supply chain management related topics (Ross, ).
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