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Managing Quality (4th Edition) Managing Quality is a comprehensive introduction to the field of quality management that presents a supply chain theme as the unifying framework for quality improvement. Differing Perspectives on Quality; Quality Theory; Global Supply Chain Quality and International Quality Standards; Strategic Quality Planning; The Voice of the Customer; The Voice of the Market; Quality and Innovation in Product and Process Design; Designing Quality Services; Managing Supplier Quality in the Supply Chain; T…

Quality (4th Edition) One of the best ways to learn the fundamental concepts of statistical process control and quality assurance is through application. This book provides clear explanations of popular quality tools and techniques, insightful case studies, plentiful illustrations to support explanations, and subject matter relevant to the challenges faced by today’s organizations. The examples, cases, and problems, have been carefully cultivated from real life experiences of people who apply quality assurance tools…

Applying Quality Management in Healthcare: A Systems Approach, Fourth EditionStakeholders at all levels of a healthcare system have a vested interest in improving quality and safety. Managers play instrumental roles in creating and delivering high-quality services but many frontline clinical and administrative staff members are also involved, directly or indirectly, in shaping patient care systems and designing safer, more efficient processes. Applying Quality Management in Healthcare explores the principles of quality management and provides a variety of practical tool…

Construction Project Management (4th Edition)This up-to-the-minute text addresses all facets of successful construction project management in today’s complex environments. Construction Project Management introduces all key players in the process, walks through each project phase, and presents tools for effectively managing both people and projects. Co-authored by an academic and an industry professional, it fuses theory and practical reality, and interweaves roles of owner, designer, and construction professional throughout. It first int…

The Six Sigma Handbook, Fourth Edition (Mechanical Engineering)The most complete, current guide to Six Sigma“Best practices in Six Sigma are continuously evolving, just as Six Sigma itself evolved from earlier best practices in quality improvement. …This fourth edition…(features) expanded materials on innovation, strategic development, Lean, and constraint management. …You’ll notice many references to free online materials within the text, such as Excel file templates that can be used for analyzing projects, or videos that provide an in-depth narr…

The Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence Handbook, Fourth EditionThis handbook is a comprehensive reference source designed to help professionals address organizational issues from the application of the basic principles of management to the development of strategies needed to deal with the technological and societal concerns of the new millennium. The content of this fourth edition has been revised to reflect a more current global perspective and to match the updated Body of Knowledge (BoK) of ASQ’s Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence (C…

Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Management (4th Edition) NOTE: MyOMLab does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and  M yOMLab search for ISBN-10: 0134111079/ISBN-13: 9780134111070. That package includes ISBN-10: 0133871770 /ISBN-13: 9780133871777 and ISBN-10: 0133885569/ISBN-13: 9780133885569.   For courses in Operations and Supply Chain Management.   An Integrated Approach to Operations and Supply Chain Management Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Management is…

Toyota Production System: An Integrated Approach to Just-In-Time, 4th EditionA bestseller for almost three decades, Toyota Production System: An Integrated Approach to Just-In-Time supplies in-depth coverage of Toyota’s production practices, including theoretical underpinnings and methods for implementation. Exploring the latest developments in the Toyota Production System (TPS) framework at Toyota, this new edition updates the classic with new material on e-kanban, mini-profit centers, computer-based information systems, and innovative solutions to common obstacles in T…

Managing Indoor Air Quality, Fourth EditionFinding solutions to indoor air quality problems is often a complex, multifaceted endeavor. This practical desk reference serve as a guide and information resource – both on treating existing indoor air problems effectively – and on preventing costly IAQ problems from occurring in the first place. A single discipline approach unfortunately tends to narrow both the control and the treatments options. This book cuts across professions to offer those concerned with the total facility a broader,…

A Guide to the Project Management Body of KnowledgeThe PMBOK9(r) Guide – Fourth Edition continues the tradition of excellence in project management with a standard that is even easier to understand and implement, with improved consistency and greater clarification. Standard language has been incorporated throughout the document to aid reader understanding. New data flow diagrams clarify inputs and outputs for each process. Greater attention has been placed on how Knowledge Areas integrate in the context of Initiating, Planning, Executi…