BUS300Hungry for some new skills in operations management? Craving some information on how to apply that good ol’ “transformation model?” Well then dig in — BUS300: Operations Management is our course o’ the week!

An organization can be a lot like baking your favorite dessert. Each ingredient and step has to be measured and timed just right to get that perfectly delicious, scrumptious apple pie!

Is your mouth watering? Well, your hunger will be satisfied as you learn how to best analyze processes from several perspectives, such as  productivity, workflow, quality, and so much more!  All analogies aside, operations management focuses on the specific roles of various participating inputs and how they influence the consequential outputs through many different processes. By the end of the course, you should be able to explain techniques and methods to create productive resources, as well as the factors that go into strategic location and layout choices.

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