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MGMT 6135 Harnessing the Power of Data and Information: Welcome & Course Readings

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MGMT 6135 Course Readings

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Albliwi, S. A., Antony, J., & Lim, S. A. H. (2015). A systematic review of Lean Six Sigma for the manufacturing industry. Business Process Management Journal, 21(3), 665–691. doi:10.1108/BPMJ-03-2014-0019

Al-Saggaf, Y. (2015). The use of data mining by private health insurance companies and customers’ privacy: An ethical analysis. Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, 24(3), 281–292. doi:10.1017/S0963180114000607

Archambault, S. G., Helouvry, J., Strohl, B., & Williams, G. (2015). Data visualization as a communication tool. Library Hi Tech News, 32(2), 1–9. doi:10.1108/LHTN-10-2014-0098

Bremser, W. G., & Wagner, W. P. (2013). Developing dashboards for performance management. The CPA Journal, 83(7), 62–67.

Gandomi, A., & Haider, M. (2015). Beyond the hype: Big data concepts, methods, and analytics. International Journal of Information Management, 35(2), 137–144. doi:10.1016/j.ijinfomgt.2014.10.007

Ghazisaeidi, M., Safdari, R., Torabi, M., Mirzaee, M., Farzi, J., & Goodini, A. (2015). Development of performance dashboards in healthcare sector: Key practical issues. Acta Informatica Medica, 23(5), 317–321. doi:10.5455/aim.2015.23.317-321

Hammer, M. (2007). The 7 deadly sins of performance measurement and how to avoid them. MIT Sloan Management Review, 48(3), 19–28.

Hillmer, S., & Kocabasoglu, C. (2008). Using qualitative data to learn about customer needs: Understanding employer desires when designing an MBA program. Quality Management Journal, 15(2), 51–63. doi:10.1080/10686967.2008.11918066

Janssen, M., van der Voort, H., & Wahyudi, A. (2017). Factors influencing big data decision-making quality. Journal of Business Research, 70, 338–345. doi:10.1016/j.jbusres.2016.08.007

Lee, J. Y., McFadden, K. L., & Gowen, C. R. (2018). An exploratory analysis for Lean and Six Sigma implementation in hospitals: Together is better? Health Care Management Review, 43(3), 182–192.

Schwabish, J. A. (2014). An economist's guide to visualizing data. Journal of Economic Perspectives, 28(1), 209–234. doi:10.1257/jep.28.1.209

Other Readings

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