MGT-370 Operations Management Week 1 – Considering the Environment as an Operations Objective Two Parts to this assignment: Part I: Answer the DQ’s in 50 words or more (be specific): How is knowledge of Operations Management relevant to building business expertise and why is it important to understand Operations Management? Part II: Assignment Detail: • Read the article “Environmental Performance as an Operations Objective” (attached). Write a paper of approximately 500 words that answers the following questions: • Why is the environmental objective important? • How can environmental performance be measured? • How does the environmental objective mesh with other operations objectives? Where are the trade-offs? • Can an environmental operations objective help achieve competitive advantage and increased profitability? If so, how? Format your paper using APA formatting. Include a minimum of two scholarly sources.