Operational research (O.R.) is a way of using analytical methods to help make better decisions. Its methods can be used by almost all organisations, groups and individuals. It uses methods such as logic and mathematical modelling to analyse complex situations, giving decision makers of all types the power to make more effective decisions. Organisations may seek a wide range of operational improvements - for example, greater efficiency, better customer service, higher quality or lower cost.
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Common Degree/Major Names
Finance, Operations Research, Management and Statistics
MORSE (Mathematics, Operational Research, Statistics and Economics)
Mathematics, Operational Research and Statistics
Statistics and Data Analytics
Attention to Detail
Programming / Coding
Staying Motivated / Working Hard
Staying Positive (Resilience)
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