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  • Quality Assurance and Management
    Quality Assurance and Management
    Edited by 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, ...
  • Time Management
    Time Management
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Management of Technological Innovation in Developing and Developed Countries
    Management of Technological Innovation in Developing and Developed Countries
    Edited by Hongyi Sun
    ISBN 978-953-51-0365-3,
    324 pages, March, 2012
    It is widely accepted that technology is one of the forces driving economic growth. Although more and more new technologies have emerged, various evidence shows that their performances were not as high as expected. In both academia and practice, ther ...
  • Pathways to Supply Chain Excellence
    Pathways to Supply Chain Excellence
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Advanced Topics in Applied Operations Management
    Advanced Topics in Applied Operations Management
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Entrepreneurship - Born, Made and Educated
    Entrepreneurship - Born, Made and Educated
    Edited by Thierry Burger-Helmchen
    ISBN 978-953-51-0210-6,
    350 pages, March, 2012
    Entrepreneurship has a tremendous impact on the economic development of a country. As can be expected, many public policies foster the development of self- entrepreneurship in times of unemployment, praise the creation of firms and con- sider the wil ...
  • Entrepreneurship - Gender, Geographies and Social Context
    Entrepreneurship - Gender, Geographies and Social Context
    Edited by Thierry Burger-Helmchen
    ISBN 978-953-51-0206-9,
    306 pages, March, 2012
    Entrepreneurship is a main driver of economic growth and of social dynamics. However, some basic characteristics like the gender of the entrepreneur, the geographical location, or the social context may have a tremendous impact on the possibility to ...
  • An Ethnography of Global Landscapes and Corridors
    An Ethnography of Global Landscapes and Corridors
    Edited by Loshini Naidoo
    ISBN 978-953-51-0254-0,
    284 pages, March, 2012
    The chapters presented in this book draw on ethnography as a methodology in a variety of disciplines, including education, management, design, marketing, ecology and scientific contexts, illustrating the value of a qualitative approach to research de ...