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Foundations of Purchasing: Principles and Practices
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Foundations of Purchasing: Principles and Practices

Taught in English

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Manish Gupta

Instructor: Manish Gupta

Beginner level

Recommended experience

1 hour to complete
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

What you'll learn

  • Describe the purchasing process and its strategic importance to organizations.

  • Identify techniques for effective supplier evaluation, selection, and management.

  • Identify techniques for effective supplier evaluation, selection, and management.

  • Apply knowledge of purchasing and supply chain management to real-world scenarios

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May 2024

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There is 1 module in this course

Effective supply chain is crucial for businesses to ensure consistent supply of raw materials and continuation of its value creation. Dive deeper into the core of purchasing with this detailed course, designed to provide you with a foundational understanding of the key concepts, strategies, and practices. This course is aimed at empowering participants with the necessary skills to manage purchasing activities effectively, forge strong supplier relationships, and contribute significantly to their organization's competitiveness and profitability.

What's included

11 videos4 readings1 assignment3 discussion prompts

Instructor

Manish Gupta
8 Courses2,105 learners

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