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He was concerned about human performance and working conditions. Skinner, W. (1969) Manufacturing – the missing link in corporate strategy. MGT335 and MGT336 are prerequisites for most of the elective courses and should be completed by the end of the junior year. It is also effective in terms of satisfying customer demands, and thus it has become one of the key issue... The culture requires quality in all aspects of the company’s operations, with processes being done right the first time and defects and waste eradicated from operations.

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