1. What is operations management and how is different from operations research?
2. What are the major factors leading to the resurgence of interest in OM today?
3. Identify a product that is 100% goods without any service component. Identify a
Practice Problems: Chapter 2, Operations Strategy in a Global
Identify how changes in the external environment may affect the OM strategy for a
company. For example, what impact are the following factors likely to have on OM
Benefits of Planning
1.Honor the language and spirit of the law of every nation and undertake
open and fair corporate activities to be a good corporate citizen of the
2.Respect the culture and customs of every nation and contribute to
ISyE 3104: Introduction to Supply Chain Modeling:
Manufacturing and Warehousing
Instructor : Spyros Reveliotis
Solutions for Homework #1
ISYE 3104 Summer 2006
Homework 1 Solution
Answer the following questions:
Chapter 5 Exploratory Research Design:
Syndicated Sources of Secondary Data
Companies that collect and sell common pools of data designed to serve information needs shared by a
number of clients are called syndicated services.
Chapter 1 Introduction to Marketing Research
Problem-solving research is undertaken to help identify problems that are not necessarily apparent on the
surface and yet exist or are likely to arise in the future.
False (moderate, pag
Chapter 19 Report Preparation and Presentation
Report preparation and presentation is the last step in the marketing research project.
True (easy, page 530)
The involvement of many marketing managers in the research project is l
Chapter 4 Exploratory Research Design: Secondary Data
Secondary data is data originated by the researcher for the specific purpose of addressing the research
False (easy, page 97)
Primary data represents any data that h
Chapter 11 Questionnaire and Form Design
A questionnaire is a structured technique for data collection that consists of a series of questions, written or
verbal, which a respondent answers.
True (moderate, page 288)
Chapter 15 Data Preparation and Analysis Strategy
According to the text, the data preparation process begins with checking the questionnaires for
True (moderate, page 405)
The final data analysis plan should never
Chapter 14 Field Work
Work orientation is an interviewer characteristic described as "works hard and sees work as more than a
job, but an expression of oneself."
True (easy, page 387)
"Forms good team relationships with others"
Chapter 12 Sampling: Design and Procedures
In sampling, an incident is the object or person about which or from which the information is desired.
False (moderate, page 322)
Objects that possess the information the researcher see
Chapter 3 Research Design
The research design is a framework or blueprint for conducting the marketing research project that specifies
the procedures necessary to obtain the information needed to structure and/or solve the marketin
BUS810: VALUE STRATEGY AND OPERATIONS:
PLANNING AND CONTROL
LECTURE ONE: INTEGRATING STRATEGIC DECISIONS AND
2. Value Strategy
4. Business Models
5. Management Models
6. Planing and Control
Required the Change
March 23, 2014
After the C