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Approx. 13 hours to complete

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What you will learn

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    Understand why analytics is critical to today’s supply chains.

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    See the pain points of a supply chain and how analytics can be applied to relieve them.

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    Learn supply chain analytics job opportunities, requirement and preparation.

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    Assess a company’s overall supply chain efficiency quantitatively.

Skills you will gain

Supply Chain AnalyticsJob AnalysisSupply ChainSupply Chain Efficiency Assessment

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 13 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks including a project week, about 2.5 hours a week....

English

Subtitles: English

Learners taking this Course are

  • Process Analysts
  • Chief Financial Officers (CFOs)
  • Operations Analysts
  • Business Analysts
  • Data Scientists

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
2 hours to complete

Welcome!

6 videos (Total 34 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
6 videos
My Journey in Supply Chain Analytics7m
What Is Supply Chain Management?6m
K-Mart vs Wal-Mart; Compaq vs. Dell5m
Wal-Mart vs. Amazon4m
Analytics Is Critical To Supply Chain Management5m
3 readings
Is This Course Right for Me?15m
Supply Chain Analytics Talent Crisis10m
The Next Frontier of Value Creation30m
1 practice exercise
Supply Chain Management Essentials30m
Week
2
3 hours to complete

Supply Chain Analytics Essentials

11 videos (Total 57 min), 7 quizzes
11 videos
Demand Planning6m
Product Selection, Pricing & Promotion5m
Fulfillment Diagnostics4m
Distribution & Logistics Planning5m
Transportation Management2m
Production Planning, Workforce Management5m
Inventory Management3m
Strategic Sourcing, Supplier Management5m
Order Management3m
Supply Chain Analytics - Job Opportunities, Requirement & Preparation5m
6 practice exercises
Domains In a Supply Chain5m
Sell Analytics10m
Logistics Analytics5m
Make Analytics10m
Source Analytics10m
Supply Chain Analytics Jobs5m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

Cash Cycle to Measure Supply Chain Efficiency

4 videos (Total 19 min), 3 readings, 5 quizzes
4 videos
Inventory Measures6m
Little's Law Implications2m
Cash Conversion Cycle Calculation & Implications6m
3 readings
Little's Law Examples and Quiz Solutions20m
Inventory Measure Examples and Quiz Solutions10m
Cash Conversion Cycle Examples and Quiz Solution15m
4 practice exercises
Little's Law15m
Inventory Measures10m
Cash Conversion Cycle10m
Little' Law, Inventory Measures & Cash Cycle20m
Week
4
3 hours to complete

Project

3 videos (Total 11 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
3 videos
Cash Conversion Cycle Screencast3m
Project Description: Apple vs. Samsung2m
2 readings
Cash Cycle: Wal-Mart vs. Amazon Excel Solution10m
Project Description and Data10m
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Top reviews from Supply Chain Analytics Essentials

By PGJan 17th 2019

Short, Crisp videos for conceptual understanding of the application and importance of Supply Chain Analytics in businesses. And some great case examples and problems to work upon!

By DGJul 16th 2019

The course was good and gave all the necessary information regarding Supply Chain Analytics

Instructor

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Yao Zhao

Professor
Supply Chain Management

About Rutgers the State University of New Jersey

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