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Essentials of Supply Chain Management from Oct 06, 2015 08:00 AM to Oct 08, 2015 04:00 PM Executive Education Center, University Park Campus,
This three-day certificate-track program offers all the foundational understanding to managing effective supply chains. Learn common terminology, inventory methodologies, distribution concepts, and service performance. This program awards 2.4 CEUs.
Achieving Supply Chain Transformation from Sep 12, 2011 05:00 PM to Sep 16, 2011 12:00 PM University Park, Executive Education Center,
Targeted for mid-level and senior managers responsible for leveraging supply chains for financial and service performance. Learn a unique step-by-step methodology of strategies and capabilities for supply chain innovation and transformation.
Aligning Strategy, Leadership, and Culture: Keys to Competitive Advantage from Sep 18, 2011 05:00 PM to Sep 23, 2011 12:00 PM University Park, Executive Education Center,
This program is designed for leaders charged with creating and implementing strategy. Participants will assess forces shaping their business environment, examine organizational capability and talent needed to compete, and learn how to establish a common sense of focus and purpose that drives commitment, cooperation, and performance.
Applying Lean Principles Across the Supply Chain from Oct 31, 2011 05:00 PM to Nov 04, 2011 12:00 PM University Park, Executive Education Center,
The concept of Lean is nothing new. In contrast, applying Lean principles in an extended supply chain context is new territory for a tried and true practice. Learn a systemic approach for applying Lean thinking to supply chain challenges.
Developing Managerial Effectiveness from Oct 16, 2011 05:00 PM to Oct 21, 2011 12:00 PM University Park, Executive Education Center,
This program guides managers to a better understanding of their contribution to the overall success of the organization. Participants develop an integrated approach to strategic, financial, and performance management. You will hone personal leadership, decision-making, and influence skills while maximizing the use of management systems to improve the overall success of your organization. This program is designed for managers who are directly responsible for the performance of a business unit or department as well as functional managers and those who lead in a matrix organization.
Finance for the Non-Financial Manager from Dec 05, 2011 05:00 PM to Dec 09, 2011 12:00 PM University Park, Executive Education Center,
In a true hands-on learning experience, participants acquire a complete “toolbox” of accounting and financial knowledge for making decisions that affect the performance of their unit and contributes to the overall profitability of the organization. This program covers accounting basics, financial analysis and planning, strategic finance, corporate valuation, and an integrated exercise in the Smeal Trading Room. Finance for the Non-Financial Manager is designed for supervisors, general managers, and functional managers in areas such as sales, manufacturing, or engineering.
Designing and Leading Competitive Supply Chains from Sep 18, 2011 05:00 PM to Sep 23, 2011 12:00 PM University Park, Executive Education Center,
Targeted for senior-level executives charged with design and orchestration of complex supply chain systems. Participants learn practices that enhance supply chain speed, flexibility, and competitive differentiation.
Supply Chain Collaboration and Alignment from Oct 10, 2011 05:00 PM to Oct 13, 2011 12:00 PM University Park, Executive Education Center,
Program covers processes for improving internal functional alignment through sales and operations planning (S&OP) as well as ways to improve alignment externally through collaborative planning (CPFR) between trading partners.
Enterprise Integration & Transformation: Beyond IT/Business Alignment from Nov 14, 2011 05:00 PM to Nov 18, 2011 12:00 PM University Park, Executive Education Center,
Enterprise Integration & Transformation: Beyond IT/Business Alignment uncovers critical enterprise principles that serve as the foundation in establishing a framework for guiding transformation efforts. The program covers how to use current theory and research, leading-edge industry experience, and proven best practices and tools to develop a transformation roadmap for effective and sustainable organizational integration and transformation
Essentials of Supply Chain Management from Oct 24, 2011 05:00 PM to Oct 28, 2011 12:00 PM University Park, Executive Education Center,
This program offers all the foundational understanding to managing effective supply chains. Learn common terminology, inventory methodologies, distribution concepts, and service performance.
Global Supply Chain Strategy & Risk Management from Sep 26, 2011 05:00 PM to Sep 29, 2011 12:00 PM University Park, Executive Education Center,
Discuss macroeconomic factors affecting extended supply chains. Learn techniques and strategies to deal effectively with unique managerial, cultural, and infrastructure issues associated with different geo-centers of expertise.
Processes and Tools for Supply Chain Success from Nov 14, 2011 05:00 PM to Nov 18, 2011 12:00 PM University Park, Executive Education Center,
What are effective methods for Planning, Sourcing, Make, Deliver, and Return? Using the SCOR (Supply-Chain Operations Reference) Model as the thread, participants learn tools and techniques to define, analyze, and implement improvements for each major function with the supply chain.
Business Architecture and Strategic BPM from Apr 13, 2016 08:00 AM to Apr 14, 2016 04:00 PM Forrester Research, 150 Spear Street, Suit 1100 San Francisco, CA ,
Business Architecture and Strategic BPM will give you a foundation of understanding on core business architecture methods, how business architecture and business process methods work in concert, and how to apply them to strategic programs and business process initiatives.
Business Architecture and Strategic BPM
This unique executive education program from Penn State, in collaboration with Forrester Research, will give you a foundation of understanding on core business architecture methods, how business architecture and business process methods work in concert, and how to apply them to strategic programs and business process initiatives.
Fulfillment Operations Management from Nov 19, 2015 08:00 AM to Nov 20, 2015 04:00 PM Executive Education Center, University Park Campus,
This two-day program offers a primary understanding of fulfillment (deliver) operations from forecasting thru delivery. Beyond basic terminology and underlying processes, participants learn best practices for effective fulfillment management. This certificate-track program awards 1.5 CEUs
Fulfillment Operations Management from May 25, 2016 08:00 AM to May 26, 2016 04:00 PM Executive Education Center, University Park Campus,
This two-day program offers a primary understanding of fulfillment (deliver) operations from forecasting thru delivery. Beyond basic terminology and underlying processes, participants learn best practices for effective fulfillment management. This certificate-track program awards 1.5 CEUs
Processes and Tools for Supply Chain Success from Nov 03, 2015 08:00 AM to Nov 05, 2015 04:00 PM Executive Education Center, University Park Campus,
Using the Supply-Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) Model as the thread, participants learn tools and techniques to define, analyze, and implement improvements for each major function within the supply chain. This certificate-track program awards 2.4 CEUs.