Quality: totality of features and characteristics of a product or service that bears on its ability to satisfy stated of implied needs. Quality costs: Prevention (training.) Appraisal (inspecting.) Internal failure External failure TQM Total quality
Critical path is LONGEST path from start to finish. There is no slack in the critical path. There IS slack in every path not critical. Gantt chart (bars) doesn't show precedent relationships. Pert + CPM do.
Matt Wallock Decision Tree both COSTS and PROFITS Step one map first move Step two add nature Step three add probabilities and payoffs Step four extend calculations Step five figure expected payouts Starts with decision node then onto a state
No birth certificate. No future. No hope. Until now. The Thailand Project
Get the Facts. Get Angry. See Red.
The Thailand Project
-Higher Education as Humanitarian Aid: Provides a college education to studen
Microsoft Excel 11.0 Answer Report Worksheet: [LP Project.xls]Sheet1 Report Created: 2/27/2008 9:23:07 AM
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Learning Curves Primer
I selected Learning curves as the last hybrid topic because I believe that it is an easy and straightforward topic.
How long did it take you to tie your shoes this morning? Did it take you a lot of time? Did you have to set
There are a variety of tools at your disposal to do short-term scheduling. Gantt Charts were discussed in Chapter 3.
The Assignment Method discussed in the current chapter is an application of the Transportation Model solved using
Waiting Lines Primer
In virtually all business, something or someone waits in line to be processed or served. The study of waiting lines is
more formally called Queuing Theory. In this handout and in the textbook, the word queue means the waiting line.