Effectively Managing Global Supply and Risk in an Increasingly Complex World
Today’s supply managers are finding that they need to do much work in terms of conceptualizing, designing, and implementing initiatives that may be effective globally. In addition supply managers need to understand the risks inherent in sourcing globally and be able to develop mitigation strategies for these risks. This course and the associated case studies, activities and discussions address key issues and topics that are essential to the global aspects of supply and risk management.
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Alumni: If you are a returning student of the Supply Chain & Logistics Institute (SCL) courses or you are an alumni of the GT EMIL or MSSCE programs, you can receive 10% off of any LOG course – Use coupon code SCL-Alum
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How You Will Benefit
Describe the major similarities and differences between domestic and global supply.
Discuss the reasons for the increase in global business activity.
Understand the key trends in the global marketplace.
Describe the critical changes affecting global logistics.
Understand and classify supply risk.
Define risk mitigation strategies.
Effectively manage supply risk.
The changing global landscape
Understanding international sourcing
Sourcing in emerging and low cost countries
Identifying, preventing and managing global supply risk
Pursuing global supply management excellence
Developing global strategies
Creating a world class global organization
For Course-Related Questions
Please contact the course administrator: Tim Brown
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