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Demystifying Business Operations — A Radio Talk with Maitreyee and Honey on KZSU Stanford

I had the opportunity to do a radio talk for KZSU Stanford on Business Operations. I really enjoyed doing this and sharing my passion for Business Operations. With that, I launched a medium publication to bring ideas and insights, stories, and resources for building and managing a business operations functions. I am really excited about this building this with a community of Business Operations professionals.

Business Operations Journey and Forward

A typical a conversation that happens frequently: Some curious person: What do you do?
Honey: Business Operations
Some curious person: Cool.. that sounds interesting..what is that? (Scratching head and some sort of this response):
Honey: [provides some long winded answer and it varies] Honestly, Business Operations is not a very lucid field. It’s been around and a lot of people do it, but it’s not relatively mature in terms of a function. 
In my experience, Business Operations is conglomerate of many aspects of a business. There is no formal industry framework for Business Operations like there is for Sales Operations, Marketing, Engineering, Product, etc.
When it comes to Business Operations, I have been in one of these scenarios: Spearheaded building a Business Operations group at an organization Was doing Business Operations without it being called Business Operations, rather was labeled Corporate Development, Chief of Staff, or Strategy & PlanningUnit/Product based Business Operat…