Analyze the importance of production planning and scheduling within an organization
Select a goods-producing organization and a service-providing organization of your choice. Suggest ways each organization can make aggregate planning decisions using the variables described in Exhibit 13.3 in the textbook.
- Compare and contrast the operational and managerial impacts of the aggregate planning decisions in terms of customer satisfaction.
Evaluate an Experience Please respond to the following:
- Analyze the importance of production planning and scheduling within an organization. Evaluate a bad experience you have had with an appointment from the perspectives of the customer (you) and the organization with regard to inefficient planning and scheduling.
- Analyze the experience you provided from a process perspective. Suggest ways the schedules could have been designed to be more efficient and effective.