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Eli Goldratt is the creator of the Theory of Constraints (TOC) and is the author of 8 books, including the business best sellers The Goal, It's Not Luck, and Critical Chain. Goldratt's Theory of Constraints is used by thousands of companies, and is taught in hundreds of colleges, universities, and business schools. His books have sold over 3 million copies and have been translated into 23 languages. Goldratt's fascinating work as an author, educator and business pioneer has resulted in the promulgation of TOC into many facets of society and has transformed management thinking throughout the world.
This book is well written; easy to read and to understand.
Goldratt introduced this theory to world in his best-selling book THE GOAL, where he applied the principles to a manufacturing setting.
If you have not read The Goal, Mr. Goldratt's argument is that schedules are put together with too much slack.
As a follow on to The Goal, Critical Chain did not hold up to expectation. Although still successful in demonstrating TOC concepts through story and application, the story... Read morePublished 27 days ago by Edward Li
A must read for all stakeholders involved in product and system design development, production planning and manufacturing. Read morePublished 1 month ago by R. C.
I read The Goal years ago and felt it gave me a good understanding of Theory of Constraints. While this is written in the same style, I don't think it did a sufficient job... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Loring Chadwick
I read it and bought it as part of my masters degree in Civil Engineering and is a simple yet effective way to introduce concepts and tools when scheduling and planning. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Kres
As a story, this book wasn't very good. It did however do a good job of presenting project management concepts against a practical backdrop that helped move the reader through the... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Zeke Ellis