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September 23, 2014
Author(s):
Joe Bichai
This book is about an actual Lean transformation that took place in a 100-year-old North American manufacturer's factory. Lean Today, Rich Tomorrow: Succeeding in Today's Globalization Chaos tells the story of how an obsolete factory destined for closure was transformed into the most productive 
Published:
September 19, 2014
Author(s):
Nong Ye, Teresa Wu
Many professionals and students in engineering, science, business, and other application fields need to develop Windows-based and web-enabled information systems to store and use data for decision support, without help from professional programmers. However, few books are available to train 
Published:
September 18, 2014
Author(s):
Stephen A. Devaux
Every project is an investment; however, traditional project management methodologies do not support assessment of the business value that enables senior management to maximize decision making. The next evolution in project management, therefore, will be to manage projects as investments. Managing 
Published:
September 18, 2014
Author(s):
Thomas A. Cook
Driving Risk and Spend Out of the Global Supply Chain provides a complete picture of the various risks multinational firms face when they operate overseas and engage in foreign purchasing and sales, import and export trade, and global logistics. Thomas A. Cook, a subject matter expert on 
Published:
September 18, 2014
Author(s):
Joseph Geunes
A reference for those working at the interface of operations planning and optimization modeling, Operations Planning: Mixed Integer Optimization Models blends essential theory and powerful approaches to practical operations planning problems. It presents a set of classical optimization models with 
Published:
September 10, 2014
Author(s):
Marc Jensen
The fact that a process produces garbage is a testament to design inefficiency, and this book explains how to use the nature of that garbage to pinpoint and eliminate those inefficiencies. Lean Waste Stream: Reducing Material Use and Garbage Using Lean Principles supplies an unprecedented look at 
Published:
September 05, 2014
Author(s):
Muhammad Ehsan Khan
Although program management has received much attention in recent books, program governance remains a relatively new subject. While selected books and standards touch on this important topic, few are devoted to program governance as a subject. This book fills that need.Program Governance provides a 
Published:
September 05, 2014
Editor(s):
Kemal Kantarci, Muzaffer Uysal, Vincent P. Magnini
This book will be a major resource for all academic researchers and practitioners interested in issues dealing with the development of tourism, its potential and challenges, and policy and regulatory issues in the Central Asian countries of Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, and 
Published:
September 04, 2014
Editor(s):
Barney L. Capehart, Ph.D., C.E.M., Michael R. Brambley, Ph.D.
With the widespread availability of high-speed, high-capacity microprocessors and microcomputers with high-speed communication ability, and sophisticated energy analytics software, the technology to support deployment of automated diagnostics is now available, and the opportunity to apply automated 
Published:
September 03, 2014
Author(s):
Christopher F. Voehl, H. James Harrington, Frank Voehl
The best time to stop projects or programs that will not be successful is before they are ever started. Research has shown that the focused use of realistic business case analysis on proposed initiatives could enable your organization to reduce the amount of project waste and churn (rework) by up 

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