Global Supply Chain Management Essentials

Examine some of the benefits that companies are seeing because of continuous improvement initiatives via supply chain strategies. While examining these issues through a variety of business examples, you will consider a general framework that explains the characteristics and concerns surrounding global supply chain management. At the end of this course, you will create an action plan to further enhance your global supply chain competencies.

  • Explain the meaning and purpose of global supply chain management.
  • Examine ways to develop an effective end-to-end supply chain infrastructure.
  • Identify ways to design your supply chain to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of your company.
  • Identify a collaborative model that promotes the goals and objectives of your organization.
  • Examine your supply chain from a strategic perspective.
  • Identify appropriate metrics to help drive the success of your organization.
  • Explain forces that are affecting today’s supply chains.
  • Discuss the barriers associated with supply chain management.
  • Identify supply chain challenges that companies often experience regardless of their industry.
  • Identify strategies used by different companies to strengthen their supply chain.
  • Create an action plan to enhance global supply chain performance.


Foundation Course for Global Business Fee: $400


What would Thunderbird Online recommend after the Global Supply Chain Management Essentials course? Learn more about the Executive Certificate in Global Leadership or Executive Certificate in Global Negotiations.







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