Rutgers the State University of New Jersey

Supply Chain Analytics Essentials

This course is part of Supply Chain Analytics Specialization

Taught in English

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Yao Zhao

Instructor: Yao Zhao

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

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No prior experience required
9 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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What you'll learn

  • Understand why analytics is critical to today’s supply chains and its financial / economic impact.

  • See the pain points of a supply chain and how analytics may relieve them.

  • Learn supply chain analytics job opportunities, requirement and preparation.

  • Use job intelligence to find the dream job(s) by region, industry and company.

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Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.6

(915 reviews)

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95%

Beginner level
No prior experience required
9 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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There are 4 modules in this course

Welcome to supply chain analytics (SCA) – an emerging and exciting area in high demand! In this week, I will give you an introduction to SCA, share my journey, and preview the talent crisis.

What's included

4 videos2 readings1 discussion prompt

By real-life examples, you will learn how supply chain management (SCM), aided by analytics, may create a long-term competitive advantage. You will see why analytics is critical to SCM. Finally, you will identify the main domains of a supply chain.

What's included

5 videos1 reading2 quizzes1 peer review

Through real-life examples, you will learn how analytics can be applied to various domains of a supply chain to generate economic value.

What's included

9 videos4 quizzes

In this final week, you will learn specifics of supply chain analytics job opportunities. You will learn to use job intelligence to make career choices based on data.

What's included

10 videos2 readings1 quiz1 peer review1 discussion prompt

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4.5 (277 ratings)
Yao Zhao
Rutgers the State University of New Jersey
6 Courses81,273 learners

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