- From the e-Activity, analyze the importance of production planning and scheduling within an organization. Evaluate a bad experience you have had with an appointment from both perspectives of the customer (you) and the organization due to inefficient planning and scheduling.
- Analyze the experience you provided in Part 1 of this discussion from a technical perspective and an intangible perspective. Suggest ways the schedules could have been created more efficient and effective.
From the e-Activity
- Watch the video Chapter 14, titled “Planning & Scheduling – What’s the difference and how they’re important,” (9 min 20 s). Be prepared to discuss.