Vision, strategy and execution drive Business Success. In this triangle, Operations take care of the execution. So: having an operational plan is crucial because it provides direction and guidelines to your teams. Secondly, you make yourself accountable to executives. The Operational Plan contains: forecasts, required resources, costs, budgets and performance measurement. Based upon the plan, performance monitoring is done. It requires deep understanding of your business, operations, finance and resources, because it can become complex.
Why this course? Firstly, this course provides a guide and heaps of advice for establishing an Operational Plan. Secondly, the course focusses on managing Operations according to plan and explains how to act upon deviations. It will focus on the various budgets and resources. Also, It provides valuable advice and templates how to correct staff performance. Alongside, it provides guidelines and methods for contingency plans. In summary, no big conceptual models, but it offers practical methods how to do it and how to make the tough decisions.
So, in this course you will learn:
Learn how to develop and manage the Operational Plan