Theory of Constraints Handbook

ISBN-10: 0071665544

ISBN-13: 9780071665544

Edition: 2010

Authors: James F. Cox, John Schleier

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List price: $128.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 7/1/2010
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1216
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.50" long x 2.00" tall
Weight: 4.598
Language: English

Author Information James F. Cox III, Ph.D, CFPIM, CIRMholds TOCICO certifications in all disciplines. He is a Jonah's Jonah, Professor Emeritus, and was the Robert O. Arnold Professor of Business in the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia. Dr. Cox has written three books on TOC.John Schleierholds TOCICO certifications in all disciplines. He was President and Chief Operating Officer of the Mortgage Services Division of Alltel, Inc., Executive Vice President of Computer Power, Inc., and Director of Office Systems and Data Delivery for IBM.

What is TOC?
Introduction to TOC--My Perspective
Critical Chain Project Management
The Problems with Project Management
A Critical Chain Project Management Primer
Getting Durable Results with Critical Chain--A Field Report
Making Change Stick
Project Management in a Lean World--Translating Lean Six Sigma (LSS) into the Project Environment
Drum-Butter-Rope, Buffer Management and Distribution
A Review of Literature on Drum-Butter-Rope, Buffer Management and Distribution
DBR, Buffer Management, and VATI Flow
From DBR to Simplified-DBR for Make-to-Order
Managing Make-to-Stock and the Concept of Make-to-Availability
Supply Chain Management
Integrated Supply Chain
Performance Measures
Traditional Measures in Finance and Accounting, Problems, Literature Review, and TOC Measures
Resolving Measurement/Performance Dilemmas
Continuous Improvement and Auditing
Holistic TOC Implementation Case Studies
Strategy, Marketing, and Sales
Traditional Strategy Models and Theory of Constraints
Theory of Constraints Strategy
The Layers of Resistance--The Buy-In Process According to TOC
Less is More--Applying the Flow Concepts to Sales
Mafia Offers: Dealing With a Market Constraint
Thinking Processes
The TOC Thinking Processes
Daily Management with TOC
Thinking Processes Including S&T Trees
TOC for Education
Theory of Constraints in Prisons
TOC in Services
Services Management
Theory of Constraints in Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Customer Support Services According to TOC
Viable Vision for Health Care Systems
TOC for Large-Scale Healthcare Systems
TOC in Complex Environments
Theory of Constraints in Complex Organizations
Applications of Strategy and Tactics Trees in Organizations
Complex Environments
/ Combining Lean, Six Sigma, and the Theory of Constraints to Achieve Breakthrough Performance
Using TOC in Complex Systems
Theory of Constraints for Personal Productivity/Dilemmas
Selected Bibliography of Eliyahu M. Goldratt
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