MGT 601 Week 6 assignment

  

MGT 601 Week 6 – Operational Plan

 

Operational Plan
 

Develop an operational plan for an organization of your choice. Read the article, “Operational Plan,” for an overview of the required elements in this type of plan. Create a fictional organization that includes the name, type of business, size of organization, and the product or service that the organization offers. The paper must be between 8-10 pages in length and include five scholarly sources, in addition to the text. Your paper must: 

Develop an organizational chart for the proposed      organization. 

  Include the title of positions and a brief description       of the positions’ duties and responsibilities.  Figure 7.7 in Chapter 7 of the text provides an       example of how to develop the organizational chart.
  Define the organization’s vision, mission, and values. Outline the basic planning process for the      organization, and describes how the three levels of management influence      this process.  Explain why the quality, productivity, and      profitability are important elements in the planning process. Evaluate the relationship between the human resource      planning activities and the overall organizational strategy. Discuss the philosophy of management that will be      applied to the management of the organization and how the structure of the      organization will foster a positive work environment where employees will      be motivated and productive.  Compose the steps of control and types of controls      included in the control process for the organization.  

Writing the Operational Plan
 

The Final Paper:

Must be 8 to 10 double-spaced pages in length      (excluding the title and reference pages), and formatted according to APA      style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.  Must include a title page with the following: 

Title of paper  Student’s name  Course name and number  Instructor’s name  Date submitted  Must begin with an introductory paragraph that has a      succinct thesis statement.  Must address the topic of the paper with critical      thought.  Must end with a conclusion that reaffirms your thesis.  Must use at least five scholarly sources from the      Ashford Online Library, in addition to the text.  Must document all sources in APA style, as outlined in      the Ashford Writing Center.  Must include a separate reference page, formatted      according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center. 

 Carefully review the Grading Rubric for the criteria that will be used to evaluate your assignment.