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Global supply chain Control

SETPOINT Academy Fundamentals      2h 

What is included?

Continuing courses available

1 curated online course covering working capital management fundamentals

5 chapters, 5 chapter quizzes and final test upon completion of course material

A mix of traditional learning, interactive exercises, cases and analogies.  

SETPOINT Academy certificate after successful completion

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Managing Working Capital

Course description

The purpose of this course is to give knowledge on:

How the Supply-chain affects lead-time, customer values and profitability.

How Supply-Chains behaves under different conditions.

Basic requirements for managing and controlling the supplying process.

How to develop and improve the Supply-Chain.

Basic vocabulary and definitions of crucial key figures.

Skills covered in this course

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Course table of content


    1. What is a Supply chain?

    2. Why is it so difficult to meet the expectations of Global Supply Chains?

    3. Why should I learn more about Global Supply Chain Control?

    4. How is a quick, efficient, and predictable supply chain achieved?

    5. Section quizz


    1. What is your perspective?

    2. How to get a perspective above the game?

    3. Who are the actors?

    4. Are you monitoring your current actors?

    5. How do you scout for new players?

    6. How do you evaluate quotes?

    7. How do you scrutinize a potential supplier?

    8. Section quizz


    1. What about performance?

    2. What can you do about lack of capacity?

    3. How does excess capacity affect the supply chain?

    4. How do long and unpredictable lead-times affect the supply Chain?

    5. What happens if there is a disruptive demand?

    6. Section quizz


    1. What is the problem with long supply-chains?

    2. The Bullwhip effect

    3. How do you avoid the Bullwhip effect?

    4. How much control do you need?

    5. Section quizz


    1. The Global playground

    2. How do you manage in a disruptive world?

    3. What should a future Supply-Chain look like?

    4. How do you plan towards the future state?

    5. What do you need to remember

    6. Section quizz

  6. Final test

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