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Saturday, April 18, 2009

A-Z of Management Systems

Alphabetic Index of all Major Management Systems (Alphabetic Management “A-Z”)

· Activity based costing (ABC) Refer:
· Activity based management (ABM) Refer:
· AS 9000
· Audit

· Balanced scorecard Refer:
· Benchmarking Refer:
· Boundaryless management Refer:
· Business process reengineering (BPR) Refer:

· Change management Refer:
· Cloud management
· Competency matrix and competency mapping Refer:,,
· Computer aided manufacturing (CAM)
· Computer integrated manufacturing (CIM)
. Corporate governance Refer:
· Cost audits
. Cost management/control Refer:
· Cost of non-conformance (CONC) or cost of quality (COQ) or price of non-conformance (PONC) Refer:
· Customer relationship management (CRM) Refer:,
· Cycle time reduction or lead time reduction Refer:

· Daily management Refer:
· Design for manufacture (DFM)

· Empowerment Refer:
· Energy audits
· Enterprise resource planning (ERP) Refer:
· Exit interviews Refer:

· Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
· Five S housekeeping system Refer:

· Gemba Kaizen Refer:,

· House of quality Refer:
· Human Capital Architecture Refer:
· Human resource development (HRD) Refer:,,,

· Internal and external customer care Refer:,
· ISO audits
· ISO 14000
· ISO 9000
· Inventory control systems Refer:

· Just in time management (JIT) Refer:

· Kaizen Refer:,
· Knowledge management Refer:

· Lead time reduction or cycle time reduction Refer:
· Lean enterprise or lean management or lean manufacturing Refer:,
· Learning organization Refer:

· Market research Refer:
· Market segmentation Refer:
· Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Criteria
· Management by objectives (MBO)
· Management information systems (MIS) Refer:
· Material requirement planning (MRP) Refer:
· Mentorship or mentoring system Refer:
· Motion and time study or time and motion study
· Muda or waste elimination (seven notorious wastes) Refer:

· New seven problem solving tools Refer:

· Organization development (OD) Refer:
· Occupational safety and health administration (OSHA) Refer:

· Paradigm shift Refer:
· Parallel thinking or six thinking hats Refer:,,
· Reformance appraisal Refer:,
. Performance management Refer:,
· Pokayoke
· Price of non-conformance (PONC) or cost of non-conformance (CONC) or cost of quality (COQ) Refer:
· Process Management
· Project management and performance appraisal Refer:

· QC tools (conventional ones/old ones) Refer:
· QC tools (seven new ones) Refer:
· QS 9000
· Quality audits
· Quality circles (QC) or quality control circles (QCC) or small group activity (SGA) Refer:,
· Quality function deployment (QFD) Refer:

· Self audit and successive audits
· Seven problem solving/ QC tools (conventional ones/old ones) Refer:,
· Seven problem solving/ QC tools (seven new ones) Refer:
· Simulation
· Single minute exchange of die (SMED) Refer:
· Six sigma quality system Refer:
· Six thinking hats or parallel thinking Refer:
· Standardization and variety reduction
· Statistical process control (SPC)
· Statistical quality control (SQC)
· Supply chain management (SCM) Refer:

· Talent management Refer:
· Taguchi method: design of experiments (DOE)
· Three sixty degrees performance appraisal system or three sixty degrees leadership development Refer:,
· Time and motion study or motion and time study
· TL 9000
· Total employee involvement (TEI)
· Total productive maintenance (TPM) Refer:
· Total quality management (TQM) Refer:,
· TRIZ- inventive problem solving Refer:

· Value Adding Management (VAM)
· Value engineering or value analysis
· Vendor development
· Vendor rating system

· Waste elimination (seven notorious wastes) or muda Refer:
· Work-out program
· World class manufacturing (WCM) Refer:,

· Zero based budgeting (ZBB) Refer:
· Zero defect (ZD) Refer:

Readers are requested to add (in the comments column) the management systems that are not listed above. Thanks.

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Business Management, Life Management, Self-help, Personality Development
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  2. Sensitive Stories of Corporate World (Management Case Studies) 
  3. Classic Management Games, Exercises, Energizers and Icebreakers 
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  7. Stress? No Way!! (Handbook on Stress Management) 
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  9. Competency Management (Competency Matrix and Competencies) 
  10. Essentials of Work Study (Method Study and Work Measurement) 
  11. Essentials of Time Management (Taking Control of Your Life) 
  12. Essentials of 5S Housekeeping 
  13. Essentials of Quality Circles 
  14. Essentials of Goal Setting 
  15. Essentials of Anger Management 
  16. Essentials of Assertive Behavior
  17. Essentials of Performance Management and Performance Appraisal
  18. Essentials of Effective Communication (soon to be published)
  19. Health Essentials (Health is Wealth)
  20. Soft Skills You Can't Do Without (Goal Setting, Time Management, Assertiveness and Anger Management)
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Other Topics of Interest

All Management Topics (General Management, Marketing and Sales, Service, Operations/Manufacturing, Quality, Maintenance, Human Resources, Finance and Accounts, Information Technology, Life Management)

The topics are listed in alphabetic order:

(Home Pages for All the Management Topics) and
(Building Leadership and Management)
(Alphabetic List of All Management Topics)
(Home Page for Writings of Shyam Bhatawdekar)
(5S Housekeeping)
(Activity Based Costing- ABC)
(Anger Management)
(Assessment Centers)
(A to Z of Management Systems)
(A to Z of Quality Techniques)
(Balanced Scorecard)
(Basic Statistics)
(Behavioral Safety)
(Body Language or Non-verbal Communication)
(Books- Best Management Books)
(Business Ethics and Ethics in Management)
(Business Plan)
(Business Process Reengineering- BPR)
(Career Planning within Organizations)
(Case Method)
(Case Studies in Management)
(CEO Roles, Qualities and Competencies)
(Change Management)
(Competencies- Life Management)
(Competency Matrix)
(Conflict Management)
(Corporate Governance)
(Cost Management)
(Cost of Quality- COQ)
(Counseling at Workplace)
(Creativity and Innovation)
(Critical Thinking skills)
(Cross Cultural Etiquette and Manners)
(Customer Orientation)
(Customer Relationship management- CRM)
(Daily Management)
(Decision Making)
(Design for Manufacture)
(Dining Etiquette and Table Manners)
(Discipline at Work)
(Dream Exotic)
(Effectiveness and Efficiency)
(Effectiveness Management: HSoftware)
(Efficiency Techniques: Work study: Motion and Time Study)
(Efficient Work Methods or Practices)
(Email Etiquette)
(Emotional Intelligence)
(Enterprise Resource Planning- ERP)
(Entrepreneurship and Entrepreneur)
(Executive Etiquette and Manners)
(Exit Interview)
(Financial Ratios and Financial Ratio Analysis)
(Financial Services)
(Functions of Management)
(Gemba Kaizen)
(Genuine Professional)
(Global Mindset)
(Goal/Target Setting)
(Group Discussion)
(Group Dynamics)
(How to Be a Good Boss)
(How to Get Promoted)
(How to save Money)
(HR Dynamics)
(HR Strategies and Functions)
(Human Capital Architecture)
(Human Relations)
(Human Resource Planning)
(Human Software- HSoftware)
(Internal Motivation or Self Motivation)
(Interpersonal Relations)
(Interview Skills)
(Interview Preparation for Job Seekers)
(Interview Questions)
(Just in Time Management- JIT)
(Knowledge Management)
(Lead Time Management)
(Lean Enterprise)
(Learning Organization)
(Life Management: Competencies)
(Life Management: Effectiveness Management: HSoftware)
(Life Management: I Am Liberated)
(Life Positions and OKness)
(Life Skills)
(Management Anecdotes)
(Management Book- Best Books)
(Management Information System- MIS)
(Managing/conducting Meetings)
(Management Notes- Free and Authentic)
(Marginal Utility)
(Marketing Management Overview)
(Marketing Management Tasks)
(Marketing Orientation)
(Market Research)
(Market Segmentation)
(Negotiation Skills)
(Negotiation Tactics)
(Objection Handling)
(Organization Development- OD)
(Organizational Culture)
(Out of Box Ideas)
(Ownership on Job)
(Paradigm and Paradigm Shift)
(Performance Management and Appraisal)
(Positive Strokes)
(Presentation Skills)
(Problem Solving)
(Profit Improvement)
(Project Management)
(Public Speaking)
(Quality Circles History)
(Quality Circles)
(Quality Function Deployment- QFD and House of Quality)
(Quality Gurus)
(Recession Management)
(Recession and Opportunities)
(Recruitment and Selection)
(Research Methodology)
(Safety and Health Management)
(Sales/Selling Process)
(Sales Promotion)
(Self Motivation or Internal Motivation)
(Self Development)
(Shyam Bhatawdekar’s Articles on Management)
(Six Sigma)
(Six Thinking Hats)
(Soft Skills)
(Spiritual Quotient/Intelligence)
(Statistics- Basic)
(Strategic Management)
(Stress Management)
(Stress Management)
(Success in Life or Success)
(Supply Chain Management)
(Supply and Demand)
(Talent Management)
(Team Building)
(Telephone Etiquette)
(Three Sixty Degrees Appraisal System)
(Time Management)
(Total Productive Maintenance- TPM)
(Total Quality Management- TQM)
(Training and Development)
(Trainers’ Qualities)
(Transaction Analysis- TA)
 (TRIZ- Inventive Problem Solving)
(Value Engineering/Analysis)
(Winners and Losers)
(Work Study: Method Study and Work Measurement)
(Work Methods or Practices: Efficient)
(World Class Manufacturing)
(Writings of Shyam Bhatawdekar on Management)
(Written Communication)
(Zero Based Budgeting)

Counseling: General and Psychological

(Anger Management)
(Children’s Behavior Problems)
(Cholesterol Control)
(Counseling: Psychological)
(Counseling: Psychological)
(Cross Cultural Etiquette)
(Executive Etiquette and Manners)
(Family Counseling)
(Health: Homeopathy)
(LifeManagement: Competencies)
(Life Management: Effectiveness Management: HSoftware)
(Life management: I Am Liberated)
(Marriage Counseling)
(Ownership on Job)
(Parental Responsibilities)
(Qualities of Spouse)
(Quit Smoking)
(Self Development)
(Stress Management)
(Stress Management)
(Swine Flu and Its Prevention)
(Telephone Etiquette)
(Winners and Losers)

About All the Products

(Home Page for All Products)
(Greeting Cards)
(Mobile Phones)

Home Tips

(Home Page for All Home Tips)
(Entertainment: Movies)
(Oscar Award Movies)
(Entertainment: Recommended Hindi Movies)
(Entertainment- Hindi Movies of Your Choice)
(Health: Homeopathy)
(Housekeeping at Home)
(How to Save Money) or
(Jewelry Design)
(Recipes: Easy to Cook)
(Recipes: Exotic)
(Stories for Children)
(Travel and Sightseeing- India)
(Travel and Sightseeing- World)
(World Heritage Sites)

General Knowledge and Out of Box Ideas

(General Knowledge- GK)
(General Knowledge- Top 5 of Everything)
(General Knowledge- Top 10 of Everything)
(Out of Box Ideas)
(Shyam Bhatawdekar’s Knols)
(Running Commentary on the Run)