Operations deals with how the company is performing. Operations may be refined into different manufacturing processes such as design, material acquisition, assembly, testing and so on.
A VP of operations has asked you to make recommendations at the weekly status meeting on how to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of each manufacturing sub processes individually and as a whole.
Look here for some ideas:
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