an organization that you are most familiar with. It could be the organization
you are currently working for or have worked with recently, your own business,
your family business, your friend’s business, or a business you are very
familiar with in any other way. Reflect on the following questions:
is the purpose of the organization? What are the products/services of this
the operations function in this organization. What are the responsibilities of
this function? What activities take place in this function?
is the importance of the operations function? What would be the consequences of
eliminating Operations from the organization? Can Operations be completely
eliminated from an organization?
- What is OM?: Operations Management is applicable as much to service operations as to manufacturing.
- Operations Management: Featuring St. Alexius Medical Center: Operations Management can be utilized to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of healthcare operations.
- BP: Greenhouse Gas Reduction Project: Efficient and lean operations add value to business and improve the financial performance.
Make a 100–200 word post first, and then read and respond to your classmates’ posts.