Three Techniques to Improve Organizational Alignment

RESEARCH OVERVIEW:

  • Objective: To understand how different functional groups view their supply chain agility, team alignment and performance against functional goals.
  • Highlight: Organizational alignment matters.  There are 3 key techniques to improve alignment and combat supply and demand volatility:  clear agility definition, sales and operations planning, and supply chain center of excellence.
  • Survey Details: The research for this report was conducted from March – May, 2013. It is based on an online survey among 195  manufacturers in supply chain, IT and finance roles.

RESEARCH RESULTS:

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