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|International Journal of Applied Management Sciences and Engineering (IJAMSE)
Carolina Machado, J. Paulo Davim.
The International Journal of Applied Management Sciences and Engineering (IJAMSE) is a refereed, multidisciplinary journal that publishes high-quality articles on management sciences and engineering with special emphasis in human resources management and production engineering. IJAMSE provides...
Strategic Performance Management and Measurement Using Data Envelopment Analysis
Ibrahim Osman, Abdel L. Anouze, Ali Emrouznejad.
Organizations can use the valuable tool of data envelopment analysis (DEA) to make informed decisions on developing successful strategies, setting specific goals, and identifying underperforming activities to improve the output or outcome of performance measurement.
Strategic Performance Management...
Eric Van Genderen.
Customer-centric organizations are those firms that seek to gain a strategic advantage by focusing on the customer (as opposed to the firm, product line/service(s), processes, financial statements, etc), thereby more effectively offering goods/services that meet the needs and wants of the customer. As...
Integrated Operations in the Oil and Gas Industry: Sustainability and Capability Development
Tom Rosendahl, Vidar Hepsø.
The predicted “ICT revolution” has gained increasing attention in the oil industry the last few years. It is enabled by the use of ubiquitous real time data, collaborative techniques, and multiple expertises across disciplines, organizations and geographical locations. Integrated Operations in the Oil...
Chaos and Complexity Theory for Management: Nonlinear Dynamics
Although chaos theory refers to the existence between seemingly random events, it has been gaining the attention of science, technology and managements fields. The shift from traditional procedures to the dynamics of chaos and complexity theory has resulted in a new element of complexity thinking...
Business Enterprise, Process, and Technology Management: Models and Applications
Venky Shankararaman, J. Leon Zhao, Jae Kyu Lee.
Business processes are valuable corporate assets since they directly support corporate business strategies. Business processes, therefore, need to be managed and optimized just as any other business assets. This need has lead to significant advances in the area of Business Process Management (BPM)....
Cultural Variations and Business Performance: Contemporary Globalism
By understanding how decision-making is best made in an era of very high competition greatly pressured by the constant speed of disruptive technologies, transcultural organizations in particular can increase sustainable profitability, thus creating a "trickle-down" effect throughout the entity....
Quality Management for IT Services: Perspectives on Business and Process Performance
Claus-Peter Praeg, Dieter Spath.
Modern business processes rely heavily on IT services. In spite of this growing dependency, as well as the rise of customer expectations for performance and quality of IT services, very little research has been done on the topic of IT service quality management. Quality Management for IT Services...
International Journal of Operations Research and Information Systems (IJORIS)
The International Journal of Operations Research and Information Systems (IJORIS) examines current, state-of-the art advances in the interactions, linkages, applications, and support of operations research with information systems. Covering emerging theories, principles, models, processes, and...
Handbook of Research on Business Process Modeling
Jorge Cardoso, Wil van der Aalst.
Business managers are striving to move toward process-centric organizations, but the challenge remains in ensuring adoption of a business process culture. The Handbook of Research on Business Process Modeling aids managers in the transformation of organizations into world-class competitors through...
E-Business Innovation and Process Management
E-business research is currently one of the most active research areas. With the rapid advancement in information technologies, e-business is growing in significance and is having a direct impact upon ways of doing business. As e-business becomes one of the most important areas in organizations...
E-Business Process Management: Technologies and Solutions
Jayavel Sounderpandian, Tapen Sinha.
Modern day supply chain management (SCM) continues to influence the economic and political landscape while being shaped by the wide array of forces known collectively as globalization. Instead of the traditional mode of firms competing against firms, there now are supply chains competing against supply...
Reference Modeling for Business Systems Analysis
Peter Fettke, Peter Loos.
Conceptual models play an increasingly important role in all phases of the information systems life cycle. Despite being vital for developing information systems, the modeling process is often resource consuming and faulty. Reference Modeling for Business Systems Analysis addresses the problems by...
Business Processes: Operational Solutions for SAP Implementation
Victor Portougal, David Sundaram.
Business Processes: Operational Solutions for SAP Implementation deals with enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems implementation, and also business operations/processes and information systems to support business operations/processes. There are a large number of books treating ERP implementation...
Cases on Information Technology and Business Process Reengineering
The technological innovation of information technology is driving businesses and organizations to reassess their structures and processes to achieve a higher level of efficiency and effectiveness using IT. In this ongoing process, the wisdom and experiences of other organizations can be a roadmap to...
Knowledge and Business Process Management
In today's competitive and global business environments' knowledge is recognized as one of the most important strategic assets for modern organizations. In the light of this, knowledge management (KM) continues to receive much attention both from the academic and business communities. With improvements...
Business Process Change: Reengineering Concepts, Methods and Technologies
Varun Grover, William Kettinger.
Corporations are undergoing massive restructuring efforts to cope with a changing competitive environment. Fundamental to these efforts is the redesign and change of business processes. While many organizations have gained considerable experience in business process change, basic questions remain...