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Processes And Tools For Supply Chain Successes


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Presentation to local ISM group on some tools and processes that can be benficial to continued Stategic Sourcing successses.

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Processes And Tools For Supply Chain Successes

  1. 1. Processes and Tools for Supply Chain Successes T. Applegate Presentation to ISM First Coast 11/18/09
  2. 2. Standard Issue Processes/Tools <ul><li>Analytical Tools </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Financial Analysis </li></ul></ul><ul><li>TQM/CPI (if it ain’t perfect, continue to improve on it) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Regimented Processes/Tools <ul><li>Six Sigma </li></ul><ul><ul><li>DMAIC (design, measure, analyze, measure, improve, and control) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Design Excellence (new or too broken to fix) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lean (eliminating waste) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Do not be thrown off by the length of time it takes to complete these projects – utilize the tools! </li></ul>
  4. 4. Taken For Granted Tools/Processes <ul><li>Benchmarking </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Industry Associations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>IACCM </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>ISM </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stand-alones </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Procurement Strategy Council </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Corporates/Counterparts </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Electronic Media </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Newsletters </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Association Publications </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Releases/Informational Data </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Newsletters/Updates <ul><li>Supply Chain Management Review </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Supply Demand Chin Executive </li></ul><ul><li>ISM </li></ul><ul><li>Kinasis </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Procurement.Travel Monthly </li></ul><ul><li>PurchasingBIZconnect </li></ul><ul><li>Toolbox For Finance </li></ul><ul><li>Biz.journals (multiple cities) </li></ul>
  6. 6. ‘Unsure About’ Processes/Tools <ul><li>Social Media </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Linked In </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Twitter </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Namyze </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Linked In Groups (114) <ul><li>ISM (multiple, including First Coast) </li></ul><ul><li>Procurement Professionals </li></ul><ul><li>Supply Chain today </li></ul><ul><li>SCM Professional </li></ul><ul><li>Procurement Managers 10yrs </li></ul><ul><li>Purchasing and Supply Chain Leaders </li></ul><ul><li>Green Supply Chain </li></ul><ul><li>Ex-pat Supply </li></ul><ul><li>Administrative Services Supply </li></ul><ul><li>SCM World </li></ul><ul><li>Global Supply Chain </li></ul><ul><li>Procurement Linked </li></ul><ul><li>Purchasing Practice </li></ul><ul><li>Supply Chain Argentina </li></ul><ul><li>CPO </li></ul>
  8. 8. ‘Top of the List’ Processes/Tools <ul><li>Skills </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Knowledge </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Networking </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Be known and the best </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Influential </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Processes/Tools for Success <ul><li>Being successful in your current position is important, but today how you position yourself for continued success in the field is critical; start positioning yourself now in your current role. Build on your credibility and your successes! </li></ul><ul><li>Visibility now is critical to your success later </li></ul><ul><li>Network now </li></ul>
  10. 10. Questions <ul><li>Contact Information </li></ul><ul><li>Terry Applegate </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>904.657.9628 </li></ul>