MG 370 - Chapter 11 :
1. The forecasting of demand is the same as the forecasting of sale.
Those are interdependent because predicting demand requires
detailed sales figures from the current market as well as numbers
from previous years.
CAS LA BARBADE
Identifiez les raisons pour lesquelles la Barbade voudrait bnficier d'un investissement direct
tranger, et expliquez pourquoi l'investissement tranger remplit les objectifs du
gouvernement et/ou du peuple de la Barbade
Discussion en classe
Building a Multicultural TeamIs it Worth it?
Kalia works in a large business, managing a diverse team of eight individuals. Two of her
employees are in their early 20s, two in their 30s, three in their late 40s, and one in her late
50s. Four members of he
Identify reasons why Barbados would want inward foreign direct investment, and explain why
foreign investment accomplishes or not government/people objectives.
In small groups, discuss the following two scenarios. Identify t
Case Study: Nestl
Nestl is the largest and most diversified food company in the world. It has nearly 500
factories in more than 100 countries. Over 230,000 people worldwide work in Nestls
factories, research laboratories and offices. In 2013, Nestl genera
1 - Monsoon
A case study on project deadlines, the Indian yes and high-context versus low-context
Rebecca works with United Technologies, a Chicago based company. She is talking on the
phone to Abhinav, the manager of one of United Technolo
Un problme Allemagne-Chine
Le manager d'une entreprise allemande a dj voyag en Chine quatre fois dans
un court laps de temps pour mener des ngociations sur un contrat de jointventure. Mais les ngociations n'ont tout simplement pas progress. Pendant ce
The team of the French subsidiary of Hoechst, a German company, is negotiating a project
tender with a French car manufacturer LeCar.
Whereas the agreement with this car manufacturer is seen as very interesting by the French
team, the He
Cooperating and Communicating Across Cultures
Americans and Germans working in a Project Team where the project is
dominated by Germans
The American perspective
Two months ago I was sent by my company from our Philadelphia headquarters to Stu
tude de cas: Nestl
Nestl est la plus grande et la plus diversifie des entreprises agroalimentaires dans le monde.
Elle compte prs de 500 usines dans plus de 100 pays. Plus de 230.000 personnes dans le
monde entier travaillent dans les usines de Nestl, lab
MG 370 - Chapter 10 :
1. The difference between supply chain management and demand
management is that supply chain management make supply match
to the demand as demand management make demand match to the
supply. Whereas in the first tem you see the supply
MG 370 - Chapter 4 :
1. An doctors office process could be seen as job shop
An automatic car wash process could be seen as an assembly line
A college curriculum process could be seen as a batch flour
The process of studying for an exam could be seen as a
MG 370 - Chapter 7 :
2. Repetitive manufacturing is a form of mass production that relies on
making high numbers of standardized units by using a repetitive
manufacturing technologies. That is normally completely different
from Job shop or batch proces
MG 370 - Chapter 16 :
1. What does MRP stand for? Why do we use it?
An MRP system is an information system used to plan and control
manufacturing or dependent-demand inventory items.
2. What are the three components of MRP? Describe what they
MG 370 - Chapter 15 :
1. What are the types of inventory?
Inventory is a stock of materials used to facilitate production or satisfy the
customer demand. Inventories include raw materials, work in progress,
and finished goods.
2. Why do we have inventory?
MG 370 - Chapter 8 :
1. The quality of telephone service can be measured thanks to the
quality of performance which involved the technology, the
employees and the management.
The quality of an automobile repair can be measured thanks to the
MG 370 - Chapter 1 :
1. Studying operation management is an opportunity. This is important
because employers are searching for employee specialized in field
like accounting or IT. But they are also searching for person able to
make decisions about the who
MG 370 - Chapter 8 :
2. The third step of designing a quality control system is too define the
amount of inspection. If I had to take that decision, I will minimize
this amount as possible. I will do inspection when the process will
know big improvemen
MG 370 - Chapter 12 :
3. Facilities decision involve all organizational functions and often are
made at the highest corporate level, including top management and
the board of directors. It must be coordinated with other functional
areas due to the n
A New Leadership Culture
Its been 6 months since Kolab was hired to lead a large, nonprofit organization called,
International Education Center (IEC), which provides international education and information
to the citizens of a Midwestern state.