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A decision support system and a mathematical model for strategic workforce planning in consultancies

Author
Llort, N.; Lusa, A.; Martinez, M.; Mateo, M.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal
Date of publication
2018-01-01
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10696-018-9321-2 Open in new window
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/123335 Open in new window
URL
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10696-018-9321-2 Open in new window
Abstract
Strategic staff planning in consultancies is a major problem that directly affects the firm’s performance and capacity for dealing with projects appropriately. Furthermore, the decisions taken now will have long term consequences, because consultants are highly qualified workers who need very long learning periods to achieve enough expertise. In other words, the size and composition of the future workforce depends on the decisions taken today. It is important to underline that the system antic...
Citation
Llort, N., Lusa, A., Martinez, M., Mateo, M. A decision support system and a mathematical model for strategic workforce planning in consultancies. "Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal", 1 Gener 2018.
Keywords
Capacity planning, Consultancies, Decision support systems, Mathematical programming, Staff planning, Strategic capacity planning
Group of research
SCOM - Supply Chain and Operations Management

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