Planning tools or techniques, Operation Management

Planning Tools or Techniques

General Framework

Discuss the Planning function in the context of the work of the manager.  Illustrate with a case study.

Individual Components

Each member of the team is to choose one of these techniques and explain the technique through the use of an example.

1.  Budgets and Forecasts

2.  PERT

3.  Gannt Charts

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