Business operations personnel utilize business knowledge to improve military operations. These analysts use evaluative methods to recommend changes to business processes in order to minimize waste and inefficiency. They assess various aspects of operations, such as inventory procurement, accounting systems, and management techniques. They develop and present detailed operational plans to Commanders for approval and implementation.Explore this career outside the military
Business operations specialists may work indoors in offices or outdoors, depending on their specialty area. Some specialists may spend a lot of time in field training exercises, where they work, eat, and sleep outdoors and in tents in all types of weather.
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Business Operations Specialists in the Military
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All enlisted service members complete basic military training, which includes time spent in a classroom and in the field, and covers tactical and survival skills, physical training, military life and customs, and weapons training. Business operations specialists gain skills through classes and on-the-job experience. Training content may include: Logistics and operational support functionsUse of management information systemsDeployment managementOperations and tactics instructionMilitary tactics and strategyOperation of command, control, and communication systemsRead More
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