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  • The Toyota Way to Service Excellence: Lean Transformation in Service Organizationsby Jeffrey K. Liker; Karyn Ross

    McGraw-Hill Education 2016; US$ 37.00 US$ 30.34

    The world?s bestselling Lean expert shows service-based organizations how to go Lean, gain value, and get results?The Toyota Way . A must-read for service professionals of every level, this essential book takes the proven Lean principles of the bestselling Toyota Way series and applies them directly to the industries where quality of service... more...

  • Corporate Think Tanksby Sven Poguntke

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 28.31

    Unternehmensinterne Denkfabriken mit dem kreativen Spirit von Start-ups zur Entwicklung von Strategien und bahnbrechenden Innovationen stellen den Kern dieses Buches dar. Sogenannte Corporate Think Tanks sind Foren, Projektgruppen oder Unternehmensbereiche, in denen interdisziplinäre Teams zukunftsgerichtete Themen bearbeiten.  Spannende Praxisbeispiele... more...

  • Lieferantenmanagement 2030by Marc Helmold; Brian Terry

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 21.70

    Dieses Buch gibt einen umfassenden Einblick in das Lieferantenmanagement der Zukunft. Die weltweite Digitalisierung und der Drang nach immer schnelleren und neuen Innovationen zwingen Unternehmen dazu, ihre Strategien und traditionellen Leitbilder radikal zu verändern. Eine zunehmende Vernetzung von Kunden, Lieferanten und Interessengruppen, der nahezu... more...

  • Designing Boundary Objects for Virtual Collaborationby Marc Marheineke

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 64.01

    Marc Marheineke explores the phenomenon of boundary objects in the process of virtual collaboration. Virtual collaboration is an interactive act that connects jointly and voluntarily collaborating individuals that are electronically linked and he examines these communities from different perspectives. All communities are characterized by their aim... more...

  • Serviceology for Designing the Futureby Takashi Maeno; Yuriko Sawatani; Tatsunori Hara

    Springer Japan 2016; US$ 112.31

    This book provides a useful overall guide to the state of the art in theory and practice of services. It can also serve as a reference book for researchers in various fields, including engineering, marketing, economics, and other disciplines. Advanced works presented here were selected from the proceedings of the Second International Conference on... more...

  • Uncertain Portfolio Optimizationby Zhongfeng Qin

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 112.31

    This book provides a new modeling approach for portfolio optimization problems involving a lack of sufficient historical data. The content mainly reflects the author?s extensive work on uncertainty portfolio optimization in recent years. Considering security returns as different variables, the book presents a series of portfolio optimization models... more...

  • Evolution of Broadcast Content Distributionby Roland Beutler

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 86.48

    This book discusses opportunities for broadcasters that arise with the advent of broadband networks, both fixed and mobile. It discusses how the traditional way of distributing audio-visual content over broadcasting networks has been complemented by the usage of broadband networks. The author shows how this also gives the possibility to offer new types... more...

  • Logistikmanagementby Hans-Christian Pfohl

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 44.36

    Logistikmanagement in und zwischen Unternehmen verlangt ein verändertes Denken sowohl auf der operativen als auch auf der strategischen und normativen Handlungsebene. In dem vorliegenden Werk werden die Funktionen des Logistikmanagements eingehend erläutert und hinsichtlich ihrer Ausgestaltung diskutiert. Die Ausführungen basieren auf der Darstellung... more...

  • Dynamics in Logisticsby Michael Freitag; Herbert Kotzab; Jürgen Pannek

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 223.52

    These proceedings contain research papers presented at the 5th International Conference on Dynamics in Logistics, held in Bremen, Germany, February 2016. The conference is concerned with dynamic aspects of logistic processes and networks. The spectrum of topics reaches from modeling, planning and control of processes over supply chain management and... more...

  • Dynamic Perspectives on Managerial Decision Makingby Herbert Dawid; Karl F. Doerner; Gustav Feichtinger; Peter M. Kort; Andrea Seidl

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 190.94

    This volume collects research papers addressing topical issues in economics and management with a particular focus on dynamic models which allow to analyze and foster the decision making of firms in dynamic complex environments. The scope of the contributions ranges from daily operational challenges firms face to strategic choices in dynamic industry... more...