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Purpose of Assignment 

The purpose of this assignment is for students to learn process flowcharting/improving a process and summarizing the results.

 

Resources

Microsoft® PowerPoint® (or other software such as Vizio, Microsoft® Word, etc.)

 

Assignment Steps 

Select a complex process from your personal life or work.

 

Use Microsoft® PowerPoint® or other software, such as Vizio, Microsoft® Word, etc. to create a flowchart of the as-is process.

 

Define metrics and measure the current process.

 

Use process improvement techniques to improve the process.

 

Use Microsoft® PowerPoint® or other software, such as Vizio, Microsoft® Word, etc. to create an improved process flowchart.

 

Use judgmental forecasting, which is your professional judgement, to ascertain how the future process will perform according to your metrics.

 

Develop a 525-word executive summary in which you describe your process improvement project (including the as-is process flowchart and the improved process flowchart).

 

Format your assignment according to APA guidelines.

 

Submit your assignment.

 

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