Published on July 6, 2015
Resources: Virtual Organizations Choose an organization for this assignment from one of the following resources: • Virtual organizations located on the student website • An organization with which you are familiar Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper in which you include the following: • Differentiate at least two or three key elements for each of the four primary forecasting techniques and how they apply to your chosen organization. • Analyze the impact of production plans, master production schedules, rough-cut capacity planning, workforce size, and carrying inventory as they relate to budgets for your chosen organization. • Depending on whether the organization you selected is a manufacturing or service organization, compare and contrast how material requirements planning usage would be different for this organization and one of the opposite types of organizations. • Compare and contrast the use of material requirements planning system concepts for your chosen organization. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.