• The art of singing from the same song sheet during changes : some empirical evidence of a real live project 

      Marriott, Jeff; Du Plessis, Andries; Nielson, D.; Sukumaran, Sukesh (Helvetic Editions Ltd., 2013)
      The need of organisations to find better returns and greater utilisation through capacity management is a constant and all pervasive aspect of contemporary management. All organisations are finding that management of its ...
    • Constraint classification for projects 

      Mirzaei, Maryam; Mabin, V.J.; Sheffield, J. (Theory of Constraints International Certification Organization (TOCICO), 2015-09-08)
      This presentation discusses the findings of recent research that explores extending the application of TOC to the broader realm of project management. The existing TOC application to project management, critical chain ...
    • Critical Chain Project Management - an abductive view. 

      Mabin, V.J.; Mirzaei, Maryam (2016-12)
      Critical Chain Project Management (CCPM) has been a controversial topic with extreme opinions on its merits. While there are many reports of dramatic improvements in many project contexts, there have also been claims ...
    • Critical Chain project management : a case study in software Industry 

      Mirzaei, Maryam; Mabin, V.J. (International Academy of Science, Technology, Engineering and Management (IASTEM), 2018-12)
      Critical Chain Project Management (CCPM) has been a controversial topic with extreme opinions on its merits. This is in turn partly due to dominance of theoretical debates in CCPM literature as opposed to empirical evidence ...
    • Critical chain project management : a case study in the software industry 

      Mirzaei, Maryam; Mabin, V.J. (IRAJ International Journals a unit of the Institute of Research and Journals (IRAJ), 2019-03)
      Critical Chain Project Management (CCPM) has been a controversial topic with extreme opinions on its merits. This is in turn partly due to dominance of theoretical debates in CCPM literature as opposed to empirical ...
    • Expanding the world of theory of constraints 

      Mabin, V.J.; Mirzaei, Maryam (2016-09)
      AIMS & BACKGROUND Aim • to bridge gap between academics and practitioners and to hold a mirror to see what outsiders see of TOC (what is available to academic researchers on TOC? What view are we presenting to the ...
    • Exploring constraints in projects : a construction case study 

      Mirzaei, Maryam; Mabin, V.J. (2014-11)
      Theory of Constraints (TOC) suggests managing a system according to its constraints. Critical Chain Project Management (CCPM), as an application of TOC to project management, defines a project as a chain of ...
    • How are perceived cultural challenges addressed by the Western project manager operating in the Asian region? 

      Gilden, Anthony (2005)
      Western project managers can increasingly be seen managing projects in Asia, so it is timely to assess whether the knowledge already acquired about cultural differences has permeated the discipline of project management. ...
    • Practicalities of using Scrum for policy projects. 

      Mirzaei, Maryam; Mabin, V.J. (Operations Research Society of New Zealand (ORSNZ), 2015-11)
      There is a growing interest in applying agile project management practices such as Scrum, particularly for software development projects. Is Scrum a panacea for all projects? What are the challenges in implementing ...
    • TOCICO resources at your service : using, sharing, and developing the TOC body of knowledge 

      Cox, J.F.; Mabin, V.J.; Banks, J.; Mirzaei, Maryam (2014-06-10)
      In this workshop we describe: 1. The TOCICO website 2. The TOCICO presentation video & webinar database & how it might be used in consulting / teaching / research. 3. The TOCICO portals. 4. The TOCICO white ...