A Mathematical Model for the Single Machine Scheduling Considering Sequence Dependent Setup Costs and Idle Times

Ali Rafiei; Seyed Mahdi Homayouni; Amir Shafiei Alavijeh

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2015, Pages 77-85

  Planning and scheduling are among the most important parts of the management’s duties. Development of an efficient scheduling method can results in productivity improvement of an organization. Given the importance of production scheduling in an organization, this research seeks to propose a solution ...  Read More

Studying the Role of Cost of Quality Information in Improvement

Somayeh Maleki; Farzad Movahedi Sobhani

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2015, Pages 86-96

  The objective of this study is to investigate the relationship between the ability to apply quality cost information and planning and implementing quality improvement activities. The factors leading to increase in application capacity of quality cost information in organizations are also explored in ...  Read More

Identifying Effective Criteria in Agile Project Management and Ranking Projects Regarding the Employer and the Contractor’s Perception using TOPSIS Method; The Case of Foolad Technique Co.

Hadi Shirouyehzad; Arash Shahin; Mina Dayani

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2015, Pages 97-110

  To achieve the business goals, projects must be accurately done by project-based organizations. So, the aware of project performance is vital for this type of organizations. Given the projects play an important role in the development of any society, so the use of the best ways to implement, is very ...  Read More

New model for ranking based on Sum Weights Disparity Index in data envelopment analysis in fuzzy condition

Navid Torabi; Seyyed Esmaeil Najafi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2015, Pages 111-119

  In this research, a new model for ranking is presented based on sum weights disparity index in data envelopment analysis in fuzzy condition. Using disparity index, the input and output of data envelopment analysis is considered according to similarity in one category and, units with the efficiency one ...  Read More

Using DEMATEL – ANP hybrid algorithm approach to select the most effective dimensions of CRM on innovation capabilities

Elahe Shariatmadari Serkani

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2015, Pages 120-138

  Customer relationship management (CRM) and innovation are widely considered to be valuable capabilities associated with competitive advantage. CRM is a comprehensive guideline and process of management and data sharing with key customers to prompt supreme values of partnership and customers. Innovation ...  Read More