Read Topic 12: Opening Story: Taking Out the Trash in MyEducator to examine how well Information Technology (IT) can be deployed in building effective logistics
Consider a company you would like to work for and develop a brief proposal of 525â€“875 words, which includes the following:
- Identify the company and its industry.
- Choose a â€˜problem areaâ€™ for that company, and identify the specific logistical process involved.
- Recommend how you would use IT to improve this process so that your company can better meet customer needs
- Refer to Paulâ€™s points from the opening story. Which of these points do you feel is the most common pitfall to managing IT for logistical process re-imagination? Is there a common thread among these points?