Week 1 Assignment
Midas. Read the “Midas” case study in Chapter 2 of your text. Answer questions 1through 4 in a two- to- four page paper in accordance with APA guidelines as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center. Your paper should be in paragraph form (avoid the use of bullet points), and supported with the concepts outlined in your text. Provide at least two scholarly sources from the Ashford University Library or other external sources, excluding the textbook. Do not include the original questions of the assignment in the paper.
a. What are the anticipated impacts upon operating efficiency? How would you attempt to minimize the negative impacts?
b. Should some operating practices be changed to accommodate the tune-ups?
c. Should input be gathered from the shop owners? If so, what?
d. If Midas decides to launch this new program, how should it begin?
Carefully review the Grading Rubric for the criteria that will be used to evaluate your assignment.