Management in Action – GE’s Poor Planning Results in Delays & Increased Costs (page 155)
o Which of the fundamentals of planning did GE execute ineffectively?
o State two SMART goals for GE based on this case. Given the political issues discussed in the case, how might GE ensure that these goals are attainable?
o Using Figure 5.5, describe what GE could have done to improve the process of transporting the evaporator? What specific recommendations would you make?