Aug 10th, 2016
Studypool Tutor
Price: $10 USD

Tutor description

Suppose that a firm is considering moving from a batch process to a line process to better meet evolving market needs. 1. What concerns might the following functions have about this proposed change? • Marketing • Finance • Human Resources • Accounting • Information Systems

Word Count: 726
Showing Page: 1/5
Business OperationsBusiness Operations Management IP1NameClassDateProfessor1Business Operations2Business Operations Management IP1The flow structures of production will directly impact the effectively and productivity of thestaff. Batch processing refers to the execution of a job without the interaction of a user. Batchprocessing is a program that can be executed with minimal human interaction saving theorganization time and money. Line processing refers to processes were operations are movedfrom one to the other or through a linear sequence. Determining the best flow structure for theorganization will assist them in establishing a competitive advantage and finding success in themarket.The batch process allows a specified amount of jobs to be completed in a group beforemoving on to the next group while in the line process the product is completed one at a time inorder to speed up productivity. When converting the flow structure from the batch process to theline process the flow of production and the efficiency of production will improve but this willalso require changes being made to the facility layout, use of technology, resources, and methodof training employees to be successful using this new production flow structure.While changing flow structures will ultimately benefit the organization through improvedproduction and efficiency different function within the organization would need to adapt to thesenew production changes. Because the market

Review from student

Studypool Student
" 10/10 would recommend. Responsive and helpful. "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1826 tutors are online

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors