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Some business acumen and experiences may help.

Approx. 10 hours to complete
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What you will learn

  • For which industries is inventory important?

  • How may inventory drive a company’s financial performance?

  • How do I know that I have an inventory problem?

  • How to classify and manage inventory?

Skills you will gain

Inventory ControlData AnalysisSales And Operations PlanningSupply Chain
Shareable Certificate
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100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
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Beginner Level

Some business acumen and experiences may help.

Approx. 10 hours to complete
English

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Rutgers the State University of New Jersey

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

The Value and Impact of Inventory

2 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 18 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
Weekly Schedule4m
How much inventory do we carry?4m
2 readings
Is this course right for me?30m
Software Preparation30m
1 practice exercise
Inventory Basics30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

In Which Industries Is Inventory Important?

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 9 min)
2 videos
Assessing industries by inventory turns and days5m
1 practice exercise
Inventory turns and days20m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

How May Inventory Drive Financials and How to Discover Inventory Problems?

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 14 min)
3 videos
How may inventory drive a company’s financial performance?1m
How Do I Know That I Have An Inventory Problem?7m
1 practice exercise
Why (or why not) hold inventory?30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Classifying and Managing Inventory

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 24 min)
5 videos
ABC Analysis by Excel6m
ABC Analysis by Google Sheets4m
Managing inventory by class or type4m
Inventory Management in Practice2m
1 practice exercise
Managing inventory by class or type30m

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