Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Reverse Supply Chain Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Reverse Supply Chain 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 Reverse Supply Chain specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Reverse Supply Chain 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 991 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Reverse Supply Chain improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 991 standard requirements:
- Do you agree that a federal traceability system should take a phased-in approach, meaning the first phase would implement lot-level tracing and the second phase would implement unit-level tracing?
- Should you show preference to potential licensees in the best position to commercialize federal research and technology, even if that means a waiver to the small business preference?
- How can companies influence the decisions suppliers and other actors across the product value chain make with respect to the sustainability of practices and purchases?
- How do you leverage massive amounts of data from disparate sources and empower retail employees to monitor key metrics like freshness and sales trends?
- Which intervention strategy will help provide consumers with a clear action perspective for the separate collection of different types of plastics?
- Should greater consideration in IP protection be given to the benefits of faster, more widespread distribution of new knowledge and technology?
- How do you increase flows of innovation, enabling companies to tap innovations from outside the private sector, and outside of own industries?
- What successful forms of chain collaboration that bring together the costs and benefits of innovative projects in the chain are there?
- Do you create model master agreements that offer greater flexibility for different industries and different types of projects?
- What are the greatest opportunities for replacing the production and use of disposable products with reusable products?
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 Reverse Supply Chain book in PDF containing 991 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...
Your Reverse Supply Chain 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 Reverse Supply Chain Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Reverse Supply Chain 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 Reverse Supply Chain 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 Reverse Supply Chain projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Reverse Supply Chain Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Reverse Supply Chain project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- Quality Audit: How does your organization know that its financial management system is appropriately effective and constructive?
- Project Charter: Reverse Supply Chain project objective statement: what must the Reverse Supply Chain project do?
- Scope Management Plan: What are the risks that could significantly affect the schedule of the Reverse Supply Chain project?
- Initiating Process Group: Do you know all the stakeholders impacted by the Reverse Supply Chain project and what needs are?
- Quality Audit: What does the organizarion look for in a Quality audit?
- Stakeholder Analysis Matrix: Where are the good opportunities facing your organizations development?
- Activity Duration Estimates: Why is there a growing trend in outsourcing, especially in the government?
- Earned Value Status: Where is evidence-based earned value in your organization reported?
- Change Request: What is the function of the change control committee?
- Stakeholder Management Plan: Can the requirements be traced to the appropriate components of the solution, as well as test scripts?
Step-by-step and complete Reverse Supply Chain Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Reverse Supply Chain project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Reverse Supply Chain project Management Plan
- 2.2 Scope Management Plan
- 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
- 2.4 Requirements Documentation
- 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
- 2.6 Reverse Supply Chain 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 Reverse Supply Chain 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 Reverse Supply Chain 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 Reverse Supply Chain project or Phase Close-Out
- 5.4 Lessons Learned
With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Reverse Supply Chain project with this in-depth Reverse Supply Chain Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Reverse Supply Chain 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 Reverse Supply Chain 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 Reverse Supply Chain investments work better.
This Reverse Supply Chain 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.