Essentials of Operations Management

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-02-20
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications, Inc

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Essentials of Operations Management has been designed for those who want an inexpensive text that will provide only the essential information related to operations. Written by an author with many years of teaching experience at both the undergraduate and MBA level, Essentials of Operations Management takes a global approach and places emphasis on strategy and forecasting.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Operations Management and Productivity
Management and Strategy
Productivity and Process Analysis
Operations Strategy
Managing the Operations Workforce
The Balanced Scorecard Approach to Operations
Total Quality Management
Sustainable Operations
Forecasting and Aggregate Planning
Scheduling for Operations
Facility Location
Facility Layout and Waiting Lines
Inventory, Logisitics, and Supply Chain Management
Supply Chain Management
Inventory Management and Purchasing
Resource Planning
Project Management
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