Calyptus Consulting Group

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Evaluating And Assessing Your Supply Chain

    A supply chain is the set of activities required to provide products and services to customers, starting at the point of product design and ending with the delivery and installation of the product or provision of a service for customers. Supply chains can be effectively linked through information technology solutions,...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Ten Ideas For Effective Strategic Sourcing

    Effective Strategic Sourcing must be supported by an enabling infrastructure of processes, analysis, staff involvement and participation, and strategic focus. Based on a cross-industry review, ten specific areas for evaluation and improvement are offered that could add five to ten percent net savings to an organization's bottom line. Each finding...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Writing Subcontracts With Partners: Are They Necessary?

    This paper discusses: the necessity to document the details of an agreement between business partners; a proposed method of determining the extent and use of contractual instruments for purchases of products and services; and an outline of a partnership's business terms will be given for use by contract professionals. If...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    The Essence Of Global Sourcing

    The Global Sourcing Manager must understand the differences between in-country and international sourcing, know the elements of the international supply chain, be able to identify the key skills needed for global sourcing and ultimately develop a global purchasing strategy. The establishment of global sourcing is an exciting endeavor. It provides...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Ten Missing Links In Strategic Sourcing

    The last seven (7) years have been exciting ones for the supply management professional. Organizations around the globe have implemented strategic sourcing processes and results have been spectacular. The potential of Supply Management value-added has reached the Executive Offices of organizations, with many CEOs announcing to shareholders and to Wall...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Managing Suppliers For Continuous Improvement

    Suppliers are the backbone of industry today, representing 60-70% of manufacturing or service operations cost. As supplier cost, quality and delivery improves, so will the customer's products and services. Few organizations, however, have effective supplier improvement processes. Little to no primary research is available for companies to benchmark their own...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Chaos Theory: Can We Use It To Our Advantage In Supply Management?

    Can one apply the principles of chaos theory to managing the supply management function? This paper will explore the extent of chaos in areas such as demand, forecasting, supply chain management performance, supplier stability, and cost/quality improvement. Attendees will be able to apply the learning in identifying, assessing, mitigating and...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Assessing Your Global Sourcing Strategy And Results

    The December 2007 / January 2008 edition of Supply and Demand Chain Executive reported that the percent of foreign suppliers as a percent of the total supply base increased from 18.2% three years ago to 28.7% today. It is also expected that 41.9% of the supplier base will be comprised...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Lesson Learned: Ten Ideas for Effective Strategic Sourcing

    Effective Strategic Sourcing must be supported by an enabling infrastructure of processes, analysis, staff involvement and participation, and strategic focus. Based on a cross industry review, ten specific areas for evaluation and improvement are offered that could add five to ten percent net savings to an organization's bottom line. Each...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Creating Organizational And Personal Advantage Through Job Diversity

    Variety is an advantage. Broad sets of responsibilities and competencies are better than narrow ranges. One can do more with less. Supply management is responsible for everything. Challenge by doing something now. Do these statements sound familiar? If one work for a smaller company, or for a small business unit...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Toward A Process View Of Negotiations

    Negotiation is a process. It is not an event. Negotiators must use a process that has a patina of both emotional engagement and detachment in order to be successful. There are numerous examples of negotiations that fail because the players involved just couldn't resolve how to get the negotiation process...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Ten Ideas For Effective Strategic Sourcing

    Effective Strategic Sourcing must be supported by an enabling infrastructure of processes, analysis, staff involvement and participation, and strategic focus. Based on a cross-industry review, ten specific areas for evaluation and improvement are offered that could add five to ten percent net savings to an organization's bottom line. Each finding...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Writing Subcontracts With Partners: Are They Necessary?

    This paper discusses: the necessity to document the details of an agreement between business partners; a proposed method of determining the extent and use of contractual instruments for purchases of products and services; and an outline of a partnership's business terms will be given for use by contract professionals. If...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    The Essence Of Global Sourcing

    The Global Sourcing Manager must understand the differences between in-country and international sourcing, know the elements of the international supply chain, be able to identify the key skills needed for global sourcing and ultimately develop a global purchasing strategy. The establishment of global sourcing is an exciting endeavor. It provides...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Ten Missing Links In Strategic Sourcing

    The last seven (7) years have been exciting ones for the supply management professional. Organizations around the globe have implemented strategic sourcing processes and results have been spectacular. The potential of Supply Management value-added has reached the Executive Offices of organizations, with many CEOs announcing to shareholders and to Wall...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Managing Suppliers For Continuous Improvement

    Suppliers are the backbone of industry today, representing 60-70% of manufacturing or service operations cost. As supplier cost, quality and delivery improves, so will the customer's products and services. Few organizations, however, have effective supplier improvement processes. Little to no primary research is available for companies to benchmark their own...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Chaos Theory: Can We Use It To Our Advantage In Supply Management?

    Can one apply the principles of chaos theory to managing the supply management function? This paper will explore the extent of chaos in areas such as demand, forecasting, supply chain management performance, supplier stability, and cost/quality improvement. Attendees will be able to apply the learning in identifying, assessing, mitigating and...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Assessing Your Global Sourcing Strategy And Results

    The December 2007 / January 2008 edition of Supply and Demand Chain Executive reported that the percent of foreign suppliers as a percent of the total supply base increased from 18.2% three years ago to 28.7% today. It is also expected that 41.9% of the supplier base will be comprised...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Lesson Learned: Ten Ideas for Effective Strategic Sourcing

    Effective Strategic Sourcing must be supported by an enabling infrastructure of processes, analysis, staff involvement and participation, and strategic focus. Based on a cross industry review, ten specific areas for evaluation and improvement are offered that could add five to ten percent net savings to an organization's bottom line. Each...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Creating Organizational And Personal Advantage Through Job Diversity

    Variety is an advantage. Broad sets of responsibilities and competencies are better than narrow ranges. One can do more with less. Supply management is responsible for everything. Challenge by doing something now. Do these statements sound familiar? If one work for a smaller company, or for a small business unit...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Toward A Process View Of Negotiations

    Negotiation is a process. It is not an event. Negotiators must use a process that has a patina of both emotional engagement and detachment in order to be successful. There are numerous examples of negotiations that fail because the players involved just couldn't resolve how to get the negotiation process...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Evaluating And Assessing Your Supply Chain

    A supply chain is the set of activities required to provide products and services to customers, starting at the point of product design and ending with the delivery and installation of the product or provision of a service for customers. Supply chains can be effectively linked through information technology solutions,...

    Provided By Calyptus Consulting Group