Ross España, S.A. SI1-145
The firm Ross Spain S.A. was facing an automation challenge for the creation of quotes for their clients, due to the large amount of these that had been flooding in the previous months. To reduce the time spent on this task, the company thought of creating a spreadsheet that would allow the fast creation of quotes to match this growing demand.
This case contains the necessary information for the student to then dedicate time to the creation of the spreadsheet that the company needs, thus fine tuning their abilities with this powerful tool.Academic Area:Information Systems & Technologies
Franquicia: “La clonación de un éxito” GE2-111
This technical note explains the concept of Franchising and the legal and operational relationships between franchisees and franchisers (including the "Master Franchise"). It also describes the types of the franchise and its advantages and disadvantages.Academic Area:Entrepreneurship
DESPERDICIOS EN LA INDUSTRIA: CARACTERIZACIÓN Y PROG … DO2-126
Waste is a growing concern for many businesses in all types of industries.
This technical note takes a look at the types of waste Ohno identified while improving Toyota’s production system, including waste arising from surplus production, waste caused by waiting time, waste brought about by faulty units, waste arising from excess inventory, waste due to unnecessary movement, waste due to unnecessary processes and waste caused by excessive transport. This material also explains the different methods to avoid them and eliminate them.Academic Area:Operations & Supply Chain Management
Aproximación al concepto de control de gestión CG2-112
Defines the concept of management control, outlines the flows that are part of the process, how it relates to other areas of the company as well as the relationship with established objectives.Academic Area:Cost Accounting & Management Control
El plan de negocio: analizando la viabilidad de un p … GE2-108
Introduces students to the business plan and explains how it can be used to describe and analyze a business opportunity, to examine its feasibility and to develop strategies to turn an opportunity into a business project. It also explains how it must be adapted based on the audience, the objective and its degree of development and how it is a document that is “never finished.”
A generic model of a business plan is suggested and then there is a detailed description of the executive summary and each part of the plan including the introduction, project champions team, business model, sector analysis, strategy for implementation of the business model, legal structure, economic-financial analysis, risks and mitigation and conclusions.Academic Area:Entrepreneurship
La comunicación interpersonal CO1-254
The most common forms of communication among managers tend to be the following: either through interpersonal contacts or relationships or through group meetings or negotiations. Both forms of communication use similar techniques, albeit with unique differences.
Here we combine all these variables: speaking and listening applied to interpersonal relationships and group meetings. In any event, it is understood that everything is absolutely interrelated, despite the fact that, we are differentiating between interpersonal communication (the main focus here) and group communication.Academic Area:Organisational Behaviour | Negotiation