Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Logistics and SCM Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Logistics and SCM related project.
Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.
The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Logistics and SCM specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Logistics and SCM Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.
Organized in a data driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…
- Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation
Then find your goals...
STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track
Featuring 992 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Logistics and SCM improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 992 standard requirements:
- What do logistics processes look like when the usual interfaces in the value creation process disappear, when the boundaries between factory and warehouse become blurred or completely eliminated?
- What policies and quality control procedures and capacities are in place to ensure product quality for each product, in each program, and throughout each supply chain?
- Does your organization intimately understand the magnitude of customer-centric marketing and the complexity of promotional planning, logistics and supply chain?
- Is the logistics management information system consistently providing and measuring the customer service objectives desired by the marketing department?
- What is the most effective way to distribute authority among security and IT departments in order to ensure information security of your organization?
- How do retail chains adapt business strategies under the influence of external factors as financial recession, debt burden and increasing costs?
- What is the process to take the map of the existing supply chain and to modify it to obtain the best supply chain given the desired outputs?
- Do you have a GDP-compliant transportation quality agreement with your third party logistics provider, and is it being fully implemented?
- What innovations have to be introduced to logistics models of retail chains in consideration of the current stage of market development?
- Do you agree that supply chain collaboration can be classified as transactional, tactical information sharing, or strategic in nature?
Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:
- The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Logistics and SCM book in PDF containing 992 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...
Your Logistics and SCM self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:
- The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Logistics and SCM Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Logistics and SCM areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:
- Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
- Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Logistics and SCM Self-Assessment
- Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results
- Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:
STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy
The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Logistics and SCM projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Logistics and SCM Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Logistics and SCM project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- Project Portfolio management: Do you analyze the impact of individual new Logistics and SCM projects to the overall portfolio?
- Risk Audit: Are end-users enthusiastically committed to the Logistics and SCM project and the system/product to be built?
- Procurement Audit: Who is verifying the performance of the contract and approving payments?
- Procurement Management Plan: Have all involved Logistics and SCM project stakeholders and work groups committed to the Logistics and SCM project?
- Quality Metrics: Who notifies stakeholders of normal and abnormal results?
- Scope Management Plan: Are changes in deliverable commitments agreed to by all affected groups & individuals?
- Scope Management Plan: Have stakeholder accountabilities & responsibilities been clearly defined?
- Human Resource Management Plan: Is there general agreement & acceptance of the current status and progress of the Logistics and SCM project?
- Monitoring and Controlling Process Group: What will you do to minimize the impact should a risk event occur?
- Variance Analysis: Are all authorized tasks assigned to identified organizational elements?
Step-by-step and complete Logistics and SCM Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Logistics and SCM project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Logistics and SCM project Management Plan
- 2.2 Scope Management Plan
- 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
- 2.4 Requirements Documentation
- 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
- 2.6 Logistics and SCM project Scope Statement
- 2.7 Assumption and Constraint Log
- 2.8 Work Breakdown Structure
- 2.9 WBS Dictionary
- 2.10 Schedule Management Plan
- 2.11 Activity List
- 2.12 Activity Attributes
- 2.13 Milestone List
- 2.14 Network Diagram
- 2.15 Activity Resource Requirements
- 2.16 Resource Breakdown Structure
- 2.17 Activity Duration Estimates
- 2.18 Duration Estimating Worksheet
- 2.19 Logistics and SCM project Schedule
- 2.20 Cost Management Plan
- 2.21 Activity Cost Estimates
- 2.22 Cost Estimating Worksheet
- 2.23 Cost Baseline
- 2.24 Quality Management Plan
- 2.25 Quality Metrics
- 2.26 Process Improvement Plan
- 2.27 Responsibility Assignment Matrix
- 2.28 Roles and Responsibilities
- 2.29 Human Resource Management Plan
- 2.30 Communications Management Plan
- 2.31 Risk Management Plan
- 2.32 Risk Register
- 2.33 Probability and Impact Assessment
- 2.34 Probability and Impact Matrix
- 2.35 Risk Data Sheet
- 2.36 Procurement Management Plan
- 2.37 Source Selection Criteria
- 2.38 Stakeholder Management Plan
- 2.39 Change Management Plan
3.0 Executing Process Group:
- 3.1 Team Member Status Report
- 3.2 Change Request
- 3.3 Change Log
- 3.4 Decision Log
- 3.5 Quality Audit
- 3.6 Team Directory
- 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
- 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
- 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
- 3.10 Issue Log
4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:
- 4.1 Logistics and SCM project Performance Report
- 4.2 Variance Analysis
- 4.3 Earned Value Status
- 4.4 Risk Audit
- 4.5 Contractor Status Report
- 4.6 Formal Acceptance
5.0 Closing Process Group:
- 5.1 Procurement Audit
- 5.2 Contract Close-Out
- 5.3 Logistics and SCM project or Phase Close-Out
- 5.4 Lessons Learned
With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Logistics and SCM project with this in-depth Logistics and SCM Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Logistics and SCM projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
- Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
- Integrate recent advances in Logistics and SCM and put process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines
Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.
Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'
This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Logistics and SCM investments work better.
This Logistics and SCM All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.
Includes lifetime updates
Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.