It is a global marketplace and the APICS Global Sourcing Workshop Series will help you navigate the complex and changing landscape of international business. Companies and organizations need skilled operations management and supply chain professionals in today's intensely competitive global marketplace. The workshop provides a comprehensive study of the critical competencies and challenges associated with sourcing and procurement internationally.
This workshop series will equip you with the skills to:
- Understand the strategic importance of globalization
- Learn how to prepare for international procurement
- Evaluate potential markets internationally
- Source global suppliers strategically
- Choose logistics partners
- Address cultural differences
Use what you learn here to catapult your organization into the global marketplace. There are four workshops and one stand-alone APICS Executive Overview in the series:
- Global Suppliers
- Cultural Relationships
- Logistics Requirements
- Plus: Six-hour stand-alone APICS Executive Overview workshop
The APICS Global Sourcing Workshop is available through your local APICS partner. Find this course in your area.
Important note for those interested in offering this course
APICS Global Sourcing Workshop Series, a five module course with a stand-alone Executive Overview, has been designed in recognition of the demand in the marketplace for education about global sourcing, is now available for sale to APICS partners. To order instructor kits or participant workbooks, call APICS Customer Service at 1-800-444-2742 or +1-773-867-1777.