Ops571 week 5 operations forecasting


Ops571 week 5 operations forecasting


Operations Forecasting

Purpose of Assignment 

The purpose of this assignment is for students to learn how to apply Operations Forecasting.

Assignment Steps 

Resources: Microsoft® Excel® 

Select a business operations dataset from the internet or other sources which can be used for forecasting in the University Library. 

Develop a minimum of three quantitative forecasts using Microsoft® Excel®.

· Compare and contrast each quantitative forecast you develop.

· Choose the one forecast you determine would be the best for the firm and be prepared to explain why you chose this.

· Evaluate the impact this forecast would have on the firm from a financial metrics standpoint.

Develop a 700-word report in which you describe your forecasting project including details on all the assignment steps.