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The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc. - When companies want to produce higher quality goods in greater amounts, when they want to produce better customer experiences, when they want to find ways to make things faster and with fewer resources, they need to utilize operations management concepts and tools. As Sasser et al. put it: ‘a hotel room unused today cannot be sold twice tomorrow’.

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Publisher: Springer; 1990 edition (January 24, 2007)

ISBN: 0412400200

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