Operations and Process Management

Author: Nigel Slack
Publisher:
ISBN: 1292017848
Release Date: 2015-07-15
Genre: Business logistics

Written by best-selling authors in their field, the Fourth Edition of Operations and Process Management inspires a critical and applied mastery of the core principles and process which are fundamental to successfully managing business operations. Approaching the subject from a managerial perspective, this brand new text provides clear and concise coverage of the nature, principles, and practice of operations and process management.

Operations and Process Management

Author: Nigel Slack
Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed
ISBN: 9781292017877
Release Date: 2015-07-07
Genre: Business & Economics

Written by best-selling authors in their field, the Fourth Edition of Operations and Process Management inspires a critical and applied mastery of the core principles and process which are fundamental to successfully managing business operations. Approaching the subject from a managerial perspective, this brand new text provides clear and concise coverage of the nature, principles, and practice of operations and process management.

Operations and Process Management

Author: Nigel Slack
Publisher: FT Press
ISBN: 0273751875
Release Date: 2012
Genre: .

Written by best-selling authors in their field, Operations and Process Management inspires a critical and applied mastery of the core principles and processes fundamental to managing business operations.

Operations and Process Management

Author: Nigel Slack
Publisher: Pearson UK
ISBN: 9781292176185
Release Date: 2018-02-13
Genre: Business & Economics

Written by best-selling authors in their field, the fifth edition of Operations and Process Management inspires a critical and applied mastery of the core principles and process which are fundamental to successfully managing business operations. Approaching the subject from a managerial perspective, this innovative text provides clear and concise coverage of the nature, principles, and practice of operations and process management.

Operations Management An Integrated Approach 6th Edition

Author: R. Dan Reid
Publisher: Wiley Global Education
ISBN: 9781118952559
Release Date: 2016-01-04
Genre: Business & Economics

In the 6th Edition of Operations Management, Dan Reid and Nada Sanders have strengthened their commitment to improve the teaching and learning experience in the introductory operations management course. The text provides a solid foundation of Operations Management with clear, guided instruction and a balance between quantitative and qualitative concepts. Through an integrated approach, the authors illustrate how all business students will interact with Operations Management in future careers.

Operations Management For Dummies

Author: Mary Ann Anderson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118551066
Release Date: 2013-07-29
Genre: Business & Economics

Examines operations management, covering such topics as evaluating and measuring existing systems' performance, using tools like Six Sigma and Lean production, designing new processes, and defining, planning, and controlling costs.

Focused Operations Management

Author: Boaz Ronen
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470179697
Release Date: 2008-01-18
Genre: Business & Economics

Focused Operations Management shows how to do much more with existing resources in terms of throughput, response time and quality. It provides a system view and will touch upon performance measures, operations management, quality, cost-accounting, pricing, and above all, value creation and value enhancement.

Operations Management Policy Practice and Performance Improvement

Author: Steve Brown
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781136375477
Release Date: 2013-06-17
Genre: Business & Economics

'Operations Management: policy, practices, performance improvement' is the latest state-of-the-art approach to operations management. It provides new cutting edge input into operations management theory and practice that cannot be found in any other text. Discussing both strategic and tactical inputs it combines and balances service and manufacturing operations. * Cutting edge techniques accompanied by brand new case studies * Challenges standard approaches * Comprehensive coverage of strategic supply management * Critical sample questions to aid discussion * Reading lists and articles to support learning * Additional lecturer support material This outstanding author team is from the Operations Management Group at the University of Bath. Their expertise and knowledge is apparent in the text, and they bring to it their original research and experience in the field of operations management.

Process Excellence for It Operations

Author: Pratfull Verma
Publisher: Process Excellence for It Operations
ISBN: 0615877524
Release Date: 2013-12
Genre: Information resources management

As the title suggests, the book is providing a practical guidance on managing the processes for IT Services. There are lot of guidance available on technology management in IT industry but this book is focusing on technology independent service management. The book will be addressed to all IT people from a process practitioner perspective, however, the fundamentals are presented in simplistic terms, and therefore it should be useful to all IT people. It will describe the process engineering concept and how it can be applied to IT Service Management. This is not about the industry standard framework such as ITIL and COBIT but about the common processes that are generally used in real life operations. I will be using analogies and illustrations from non IT world also to make the things simple. This book does not focus on any technology.

Operations Management

Author: Joel D. Wisner
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 9781483383088
Release Date: 2016-06-20
Genre: Business & Economics

Finally, an operations management book to get excited about. Operations Management: A Supply Chain Process Approach exposes students to the exciting and ever-changing world of operations management through dynamic writing, application, and cutting-edge examples that will keep students interested and instructors inspired! Author Dr. Joel Wisner understands that today’s students will be entering a highly competitive global marketplace where two things are crucial: a solid knowledge of operations management and an understanding of the importance for organizations to integrate their operations and supply chain processes. With this in mind, Wisner not only provides a clear and comprehensive introduction to operations management, but also gives attention to the important processes involved in linking firms’ operations in a supply chain environment.

Business Process Management

Author: Martyn A. Ould
Publisher: BCS, The Chartered Institute
ISBN: 9781906124328
Release Date: 2005-01-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Businesses need to adapt constantly, but are often held back by static IT systems. The 'Riva approach to Business Process Management' is a way of analysing the mass of concurrent, collaborative activity that goes on in an organisation, providing a solid basis for developing flexible IT systems that support a business.

High Performance Through Process Excellence

Author: Mathias Kirchmer
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783540778257
Release Date: 2008-10-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Continuously changing customer and market requirements have become a dominating factor in today’s global business environment. Enterprises have to take smart decisions and execute fast. Innovation and agility become key success factors. Process excellence is the glue that brings everything together. The Management of Process Excellence (MPE) has become a main enabler of High Performance. It leads to a functioning "Real-Time Enterprise". MPE links strategy with people and technology, like Service-Oriented Architectures (SOA) or Web 2.0. Knowledge assets, such as Process Reference Models, increase productivity. Emergent Processes and Inter-enterprise Collaboration are addressed specifically. MPE delivers Process Governance for large organizations as well as for small and medium enterprises. The book addresses executives and managers as well as educators and students.

COMMERCIAL OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT Process and Technology to Support Commercial Activities

Author: RAVINDAR TOMAR
Publisher: Global India Publications
ISBN: 9380228554
Release Date: 2009-12-01
Genre: Industrial productivity

Not every organisation today has a functional department called 'operations' but they will all undertake operations activities because every organisation produces goods and/or delivers services. Commercial operations management has made a significant contribution to society by playing a role in areas such as increasing productivity, providing better quality goods and servces and improving working conditions. Productivity has been increased through such measures as the use of technology and new production methods. This book describes all these important aspects of commercial operations management.

An Introduction to Operations Management

Author: Ajay Das
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317503293
Release Date: 2015-12-22
Genre: Business & Economics

An Introduction to Operations Management: The Joy of Operations covers the core topics of operations management, including product and service design, processes, capacity planning, forecasting, inventory, quality, supply chain management, and project management. Das provides a clear, connected, and current view of operations management and how it relates to a firm’s strategic goals. Students will benefit from the real-world scenarios that foster an understanding of operations management tasks. Without relying heavily on statistics and mathematical derivations, the book offers applied models and a simple, predictable chapter format to make it easy to navigate. Students of introductory operations management courses will love this practical textbook. A companion website features an instructor’s manual with test questions, as well as additional exercises and examples for in-class use.