• All Products
      • Paperback
      • Hardcover
      • eBook
      • Audiobook

    Theory of Constraints in Complex Organizations (Chapter 33 of Theory of Constraints Handbook)

    By: James R Holt, Lynn H Boyd

    $14.39
     
     
    ISBN
    9780071717793
    Date Released
    Binding
    eBook
     
     

    Out of Print

    Description
    The purpose of this chapter is to suggest ways that TOC can be used to address problems of complex organizations. We start by providing a definition of complexity and then describe the core conflict of complex organizations, which we believe results from the need for both continual growth and organizational stability. The problem complex organizations face is coordination of many independent units that are all trying to maximize local measures. We propose a key injection - "Everyone in the organization who has a significant impact on Throughput is measured by Throughput Dollar Days (TDD) - and show how TDD and other TOC Supply Chain measures can be used in complex organizations to create an effective method of coordination between independent units and give senior management new insight and greater ability to manage such organizations.

    You might also like



    Accepted Payments
    QBD Proudly Supports

    Need help? Call us on (07) 3291 7444