Research Operation Management

It is basically a literature review assignment. The topic could be any of the following topics. I will put all of them so you can choose among them. The topics are: Designing manufacturing process, managing people, managing quality, process and delivery system maintenance.
It is very important to detect a fairly new idea in each of the mentioned topics and develop the literature review in the same field. This explanation communicates the topic to an operation manager, makes clear important areas of theory and states why the topic would be important to the operations management.
Besides, the effectiveness of this new idea must be discussed and applied in any sample kinds of businesses (International/ domestic companies). For example quality management new ideas if applies for Mac Donald what will be the effects.
Furthermore, all the references should be new and up to date.