aldi analysis paper 1

OM Paper Outline (ALDI) (I will provide an example to how this essay needs to be written)

  • •Header with your name and date delivered to me as final
  • •Addressed to Mr. Delaney, Instructor MNGT 377
  • •One pgf. high level summary (Executive Summary)
  • •Background of the OM paper and enterprise
  • •Where name & location, who, when details
  • •What you saw, did, heard, observed
  • •What you were told, if relevant
  • • Strategic and/or OM broad view
  • •Relevant graphics using OM tools
  • •Explain the graphics and why they are relevant
  • •I may ask to see your notes
  • •Final Summary (one to three paragraphs)

The OM Analysis Paper (ALDI Paper)

  • •Overall paper value for content up to 75 pts.
  • •Hardcopy turned in at end of class; professionally prepared; layout, spelling, grammar, punctuation i.e. page #s are important to me
  • •OM analysis using computer graphics (Excel is OK) – no handwritten graphics
  • •Paper due date Apr. 8th by end of class
  • •No papers accepted after Apr. 15th, 2020 end of class (0 pts. Credit)
  • •Length – 10 pgs. (1 ½ “ spaced)
  • •Must include three OM analysis tools i.e. graphs, measurements, project template, spreadsheet, detailed observations
  • •Write up where you went, who you met with, what you observed, what you did, how you did the OM analysis
  • •Summarize final paragraphs with recommendation for the enterprise
  • •Document interview date(s)
  • •Document tour/observation date(s)
  • •Attach receipt copies from restaurants/hotels/ shops, wherever as available
  • •Turn in a business card once you have a commitment from the company
  • •Strongly suggest discussing your plan with me during my office hours several times before Feb. 12th 2020 … if I don’t see you I will contact you on your cell that evening
  • •If you work with a team partner then you must cover different areas of the enterprise. Duplicate papers are not accepted.
  • •Thank you for adhering to these guidelines – I may ask to see your notes.