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Author Ronen, Boaz.
Title Focused operations management : achieving more with existing resources / Boaz Ronen, Shimeon Pass.
Imprint Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2008.

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Author Ronen, Boaz.
Subject Industrial management.
Production management.
Performance -- Management.
Alt Name Pass, Shimeon, 1947-
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 450 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-439) and index.
Contents pt. I. The Dynamic Management Environment -- Ch. 1. The Modern Business Environment -- Ch. 2. Principles of Management in the Dynamic Environment -- Ch. 3. The Pareto Rule, the Focusing Table, and the Focusing Matrix -- pt. II. New Approaches in Management -- Ch. 4. Managing the System by Its Constraints -- Ch. 5. Management by Constraints in a Bottleneck Environment -- Ch. 6. Managing by Constraints When the Market Is the Constraint -- Ch. 7. Focused Current Reality Tree -- Ch. 8. Resolving Managerial Conflicts -- Ch. 9. The Efficiencies Syndrome -- Ch. 10. Evils of Long Response Times -- Ch. 11. Reducing Response Times -- Ch. 12. The Complete Kit Concept -- Ch. 13. Performance Measures and Managerial Control -- Ch. 14. The Effects of Fluctuations, Variability, and Uncertainty on the System -- Ch. 15. Evils of Traditional Cost Accounting -- Ch. 16. Marketing, Costing, and Pricing Considerations in Decision-Making Processes -- Ch. 17. Quality Management and Process Control -- pt. III. Strategy and Value Creation -- Ch. 18. Strategy, Positioning, and Focusing -- Ch. 19. Value Creation -- pt. IV. Applying the Focused Management Approach -- Ch. 20. Value-Focused Project Management -- Ch. 21. Managing Research and Development -- Ch. 22. The Focused Management Approach in Logistics -- pt. V. Perspective and Implementation -- Ch. 23. Our Managerial Credo.
Summary "With its focus on increasing throughput, reducing response time, and creating value, Focused Operations Management gives you the knowledge and methodology to turn around any organization in almost any industry. Completely up to date and packed with expert insight and real-life examples, this thorough guide is the ultimate resource for any business struggling to succeed in the hyper-competitive global marketplace."--Jacket
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780470179697 (electronic bk.)
0470179694 (electronic bk.)
9780470145104 (cloth)
0470145102 (cloth)
OCLC # 228112627
Additional Format Print version: Ronen, Boaz. Focused operations management. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2008 9780470145104 0470145102 (DLC) 2007012351 (OCoLC)122291508

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