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Sourcing Best PracticesStrategic SourcingSupply Chain SourcingSupply Chain

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Beginner Level
Approx. 12 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Procurement, Purchasing, Supply Management, and Strategic Sourcing

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 21 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Purchasing3m
Procurement6m
Supply Management6m
Strategic Sourcing4m
3 readings
Is this course for me?10m
Purchasing Must Become Supply Management45m
Coke and McDonald’s, Growing Together Since 195515m
1 practice exercise
Purchasing and Procurement36m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Make versus Buy Decisions

2 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 15 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
Why Should I Insource?3m
Why Should I Outsource?5m
2 readings
From Superstorms to Factory Fires: Managing Unpredictable Supply-Chain Disruptions10m
The Outsourcing Dilemma10m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Supplier Selection

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 10 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
2 videos
Single versus Multiple Sourcing4m
2 readings
Don't Let Your Supply Chain Control Your Business30m
Sourcing at Johnson & Johnson30m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Sourcing Best Practices

4 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 8 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
2 videos
Procure-to-Pay Systems3m
2 readings
Supplier Pay10m
Don’t Tweak Your Supply Chain—Rethink It End to End45m

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