operations management

Simulation game imitated a factory floor to teach operations management skills

Simulation game imitated a factory floor to teach operations management skills

Playing the Littlefield simulation game over seven days taps into the competitiveness of MBA students and helps develop a better understanding of the challenges of managing a factory floor Read more

For blogger Amar, at the Indian Institute of Management Lucknow, the workload is increasing Read more

Applying lessons from the classroom to real-life situations can help MBA students understand “the nuts and bolts” of a company’s strategy  Read more

Operations management may well be a tricky subject but it is a vital topic and worth paying attention in lessons Read more

With her year-long MBA journey nearing completion Alanna looks back on some of the many highlights of her time at Oxford  Read more

For many students, for whom English is not their first language, exams are doubly stressful as they test their English comprehension skills as well as their knowledge of the subject Read more

MBA students have the opportunity to visit a factory in China to watch the quality control process Read more

Well, here I am writing this blog when I really should be studying for my impending exams – it is just so difficult to choose what to prioritise. Read more

In our class on operations management we learned about the perils of long queues in a service-oriented business and strategies to eliminate waiting time, such as reducing service time and establishing pooling efficiencies. Read more