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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.
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 1 month 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 1 month ago by Zeke Ellis
Author made business concepts an enjoyable read. Much easier to get my head around than a textbook.Published 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
Great book. This my second reading. Goldratt tells a great story in his novel about how to run your business. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Ironmanbart
In the Marine Corps, it is is standard procedure for any good NCO to look around and find the weakest contributor who may be a person, a fire team or a squadron and shore up that... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Charlotte A. Hu
Another socratic style of business novel by Eliyahu M. Goldratt. This one is not as attracting as The Goal.
I definetely prefer Epiphanized by BobSproull and Bruce Nelson. Read more