Apply critical thinking to address issues in business
Convey information clearly and fluently, in high quality written form appropriate for their audiences
Describe the strategic tangible assets of a firm, the value chain, and explain how to harmonise the value chain to achieve strategic outcomes
Explain the fundamentals of operations management and the seamless integration between inbound logistics, operations, outbound logistics and the customer
Describe the strategic tangible assets of a firm, the value chain, and explain how to harmonise the value chain to achieve
Create an environment for cooperative and constructive working relationships with people from diverse cultures and backgrounds
Your assignment is to: Appraise the strategic direction Rio Tinto is taking with their ‘Mine of the Future’ project within a framework of the theories and concepts studied in LB5230 Managing Strategic Resources and Operations (ch’s 1 to 5 in particular from the text book, combined with evidence and statistics from the McKinsey Global Institute paper on ‘Disruptive Technologies’). Additional resources can be accessed from the material in this study guide and business related sites in general.