Chapter 7, Questions for Analysis & Application Exercise (Individual Assignment)

Questions for Analysis (Page 236)

7-5.Apply the five major categories of operations planning to your college or to a local business.

7-6.What type of business strategy does Disney use to attract customers to its theme parks? What does the company do to implement its strategy? What are the key operational characteristics?

Application Exercise
7-9.Map out the process for enrolling in classes at your school by drawing a process flowchart that shows the stages in the activity, and then tell how you would use that flowchart as part of a methods improvement approach to operations planning.