Relevance of Operations in Business
Expert talk on “Relevance of Operations in Business”
Date: 21 April 2015
Mr Yogesh Jain
Director, Niche Quality Solution
Report of Expert talk
A guest lecture had been organized on April 21, 2015 under the umbrella of Operations Management for Management students of semester II. Mr Yogesh Jain, Director, Niche Quality Solutions, Indore, was the expert who delivered his talk on ‘Relevance of Operations in Business’. Since the business scenario of today is dominated by competition, it is important for the learners to construe the relevance of operations management in building competitiveness in business. Mr. Yogesh Jain who himself is an engineer, spoke on the operational nuances of business and related it to finance & commercials. In order to develop competitiveness in business it required to balance this trio. The expert gave useful insights to the student on productivity, efficiency and effectiveness in business and highlighted their importance in developing sustainable operational management.
Operations management is a subject that students study as a part of their curriculum in MBA sem II. The expert talk was organized to reinforce their class room learnings with lessons from the industry practitioners so as to broaden their perspective in operations management. The purpose of the talk was to give conceptual clarity to the students about how operation fits in business and business fits in operations. It will help the students in making choices about their specialization in MBA. The expert talk was organized by Prof Juhi Kamakoty, Area Chair, Operations.