Business, Management and Economics

  • Rural Development - Contemporary Issues and Practices
    Rural Development - Contemporary Issues and Practices
    Editor Rashid Solagberu Adisa
    ISBN 978-953-51-0461-2
    422 pages, April, 2012
    Development of rural areas has witnessed increasing attention globally, especially over the past three to four decades. The highpoint in the renewed global interest in the development of rural people and their environment was reached with the setting ...
  • Visions for Global Tourism Industry - Creating and Sustaining Competitive Strategies
    Visions for Global Tourism Industry - Creating and Sustaining Competitive Strategies
    Editor Murat Kasimoglu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0520-6
    490 pages, April, 2012
    We have been witnessing huge competition among the organisations in the business world. Companies, NGO's and governments are looking for innovative ways to compete in the global tourism market. In the classical literature of business the main purpose ...
  • Advances in Customer Relationship Management
    Advances in Customer Relationship Management
    Editor Daniel Catalan-Matamoros
    ISBN 978-953-51-0516-9
    154 pages, April, 2012
    Customer relationship management (CRM) strategies have become increasingly important worldwide due to changes in expectations from customers as well as changes in the nature of markets. This book puts forth a conceptualization that attempts to not on ...
  • Urban Development
    Urban Development
    Editor Serafeim Polyzos
    ISBN 978-953-51-0442-1
    308 pages, March, 2012
    Cities are growing as never before and nowadays, it is estimated that at least 50% of the world's population lives in urban areas. This trend is expected to continue and simultaneously the problems in urban areas are anticipated to have an increase. ...
  • Time Management
    Time Management
    Editor Todor Stoilov
    ISBN 978-953-51-0335-6
    114 pages, March, 2012
    The time management is worthy goal of many human activities. It concerns variety problems related to goals definition, assessment of available resources, control of management policies, scheduling of decisions. This book is an attempt to illustrate t ...
  • Quality Assurance and Management
    Quality Assurance and Management
    Editor Mehmet Savsar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0378-3
    436 pages, March, 2012
    The purpose of this book is to present new concepts, state-of-the-art techniques and advances in quality related research. Novel ideas and current developments in the field of quality assurance and related topics are presented in different chapters, ...
  • Advanced Topics in Applied Operations Management
    Advanced Topics in Applied Operations Management
    Editor Yair Holtzman
    ISBN 978-953-51-0345-5
    210 pages, March, 2012
    The chapters in Advanced Topics in Applied Operations Management creatively demonstrate a valuable connection among operations strategy, operations management, operations research, and various departments, systems, and practices throughout an organiz ...
  • Pathways to Supply Chain Excellence
    Pathways to Supply Chain Excellence
    Editor Ales Groznik and Yu Xiong
    ISBN 978-953-51-0367-7
    218 pages, March, 2012
    Over the last decade, supply chain management has advanced from the warehouse and logistics to strategic management. Integrating theory and practices of supply chain management, this book incorporates hands-on literature on selected topics of Value C ...