Operations management. One of the most affected domains during this pandemic. If you’re planning to specialize with an MBA in Operations Management, you’re entering an industry that has evolved significantly over 2020. From businesses shifting to e-commerce, to companies pivoting their plans and becoming more digital, operations management in 2020-21 has amped up drastically. If you’re wondering what opportunities are available to post your MBA in operations management, or if you're curious about operations and supply chain management roles in general, this is for you. Find a list of articles on operations & supply chain careers post MBA.
Your Operations & Supply Chain Career Paths
An MBA is a lot of things for people - a chance to get big bucks, to move up in their careers, to switch their careers, or to simply show the world that they are capable of going out there and achieving something. Everyone's reason is different. But regardless of what your reason might be to do an MBA, it all leads up to one thing - a job. Find the Job titles you get in the operations & supply chain career path here.
In recent times operations management has experienced changes unlike any other management function. We experienced unprecedented evolution of technologies, emergence of new businesses and unpredictable developments in the global economic environment. Operations which have the responsibility of production and delivery, the core of any business, needed to innovate and adapt the most. As a result, the number and quality of opportunities in operations management has grown. Apart from traditional yet more interesting profiles in established sectors, students can explore opportunities offered by new and emerging sectors. Learn more about this here.
Are you planning a career in Supply Chain and Operations? Do you know how you should approach your summer internship? Meet Sohini Roy, a student of NITIE who bagged a summer internship and PPO at Nestlé. How did she manage that? What was her experience at Nestlé like? Why a career in supply chain management? Is that something you should do too? Sohini spoke to Team InsideIIM, giving us insights into her summer internship experience. If you’re interested in a supply chain career and want to know what it takes to make the cut, not only at Nestlé, but also to work in supply chain management, this is a must-read for you.
The COVID situation has brought an opportunity for an operations student and MBA aspirant. We bring to you 7 operations online courses that you can pursue to harness tools that will help you solve such cases in future. Don’t Wait! Start learning NOW!
It is the time of ‘SIP heat’ across the B-Schools and across the country. While some students will be calm, others will succumb to the anxiety and exhaustion of preparations. The joy of getting an internship then gradually transcends into questions like How to get a PPO? How to prepare for the internship? Here is the journey of a NITIE student and how he cracked the PPO for an operations internship!
When we say McDonald’s, what’s the first thing that pops into your mind? For most of us, it's crispy, salty, crunchy, French Fries. Yum. And you just can’t stop at one, can you?! But have you ever wondered how McDonald’s manages to get those piping hot fries right, just the way you like it, every time? One of the reasons for this is the company’s impeccable and sustainable operations and supply chain management. If you aspire to get into operations and supply chain post MBA, it’s necessary for you to know how chains like McDonald’s operate. Solve this case study.
What are the kind of skills that campus recruiters at top business schools are looking for? How can you make yourself more desirable to recruiters and get an edge over your competitors? How important is work experience for companies, and does your undergraduate institute's brand matter to a campus recruiter? To find out, we asked industry giants and top b-school campus recruiters to reveal to us the skills they're looking for in MBA students. We asked them to also tell us what skills MBA students currently lack, and to list out shortcomings within the Indian MBA placements processes that need to be addressed by management institutes. Here's what they said.
‘Future of supply chain is embracing digital', says the InsideIIM Professor of the Year 2020, Prof. Debjit Roy from IIM Ahmedabad. Amidst the global lockdown, Prof. Roy is currently practicing social distancing from his apartment at Michigan. But, that did not stop us from getting his valuable insights on the current COVID-19 situation, the future of supply chain, the pedagogy of IIM A, and what makes it the best. And as Prof. Roy mentioned again and again in his talk, we ‘embraced digital' to bring to you the first part of this three-part interview, of the first episode of InsideIIM Professor of the Year 2020.
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