Can Innovation Be Lean?
Tyson R. Browning
Nada R. Sanders
Every executive has heard about the importance of Lean as a means of eliminating waste and fat. However,
when operations are novel and complexas in product development, research, information techno
ROLE OF ICT TOOLS IN SUPPLY CHAIN PERFORMANCE
ROSEMARY O. APIYO
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DAVID KIARIE MBURU
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Supply chain, Information Communication Technology, Enterprise Res
PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING
A set of interdependent organizations
(intermediaries) involved in the process
of making a product or service available
Team management refers to techniques, processes and tools for organizing and coordinating a
group of individuals working towards a common goal.
What is a team?
Team: Two or more people working interdependently towards a common goal. Gettin
One popular method of time management that has proven to be effective for many people is the
posec method. Posec stands for Prioritize by organizing, stream-line, economizing, and
To prioritize means to put first things first. The Posec meth
The Communication Process
As a new manager, you have an opportunity to see things from a new perspective and put
creative solutions in place. The ideas in this column give you a sense of what you can do. Im
sure you can uncover other approaches as well. The impor
Leadership styles may be of relevance to
a variety of situations where there is a
requirement to manage others.
Effective performance will depend on
many factors including the organizational
culture in which the individual is operating
Carrying out a research project in the social sciences will almost invariably involve the
researcher in a signicant amount of reading, particularly if they are not already well read in
the subject area. The work and skills associated with reading for rese
PURPOSES OF RESEARCH
Research can serve many purposes;
An exploratory study occurs when a researcher examines a new interest or the subject
of study itself is relatively new.
Cognitive Resource Theory
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Recruitment refers to the process of screening, and selecting qualified people for a job at an
organization or firm, or for a vacancy in a volunteer-based organization or community group.
While generalist managers or administrators can underta
A job description is a list of the general tasks, or functions, and responsibilities of a position.
Typically, it also includes to whom the position reports, specifications such as the qualifications
needed by the person in the job, salary range for the p
Human resource management (HRM) is the strategic and coherent approach to the management
of an organisation's most valued assets - the people working there who individually and
collectively contribute to the achievement of the objectives of the business.
Used by almost all organizations- a standardized way of recruiting people. One must follow a
number of steps:
But before then we have structured questionnaires (interviews), semi-structured and unstructured
interviews. The one to use is dependent on the s
From: Assistants Traffic Officers (AOT)
To: Lartebiokoshie Depot Manager
7th September, 2011.
REPORT ON OPERATIONS AT LIBERTY POINT FOR AUGUST 2011
The Report highlights key observations and challenges facing operations at the point and also
What is the role of the planning department?
The planning department plays an administrative role in a local authority. The
department staff project teams that develop master plans, sector plans and other
planning efforts that ultimately become the basis
SO D BU C R O
LI LK A G ES
1 D N TI O :
D y or s ol i d bul k car go i s def i ned as any m er i al cons i s t i ng of a com nat i on of p
ar t i cl es , gr anul ar or l ar ge pi eces gener al l y uni f or m i n com i t i on, l oaded l oo
Liquid Bulk Cargo
All of us will have come across liquid bulk cargoes in
everyday life in one form or another. From gasoline to fuel
our cars, to fruit juices and cooking oil for consumption in the
home, its difficult to live the lives we live today witho
INTRODUCTION TO GENERAL CARGO:
History and archaeology show the practice of waterborne activity involving the
carriage of items by the 1ST MILLENIUM BC.
The development of sea routes over longer distances motivated improvement in the
ship design during th
SHANGHAI MARITIME UNIVERSITY
REGIONAL MARITIME UNIVERSITY
APPLICATION OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TOOLS IN
COMPANIES OPERATIONS TO ENHANCE SUPPLY CHAIN AND RISK
MANAGEMENT: THE CASE OF TULLOW OIL GHANA LIMITED
SOMUAH OSEI (BLS 0001014)
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