The Four Imperatives of Value Chain Transformation


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Transformation of your supply chain is a change management journey that requires a continuous improvement mind-set and a carefully designed plan. This research describes the four imperatives that should be addressed before attempting to design and execute a transformation road map.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Identify the Burning Platform
    • Articulate an Inspiring Vision
    • Document the Case for Change
    • Establish Capacity for Change
    • Pitfalls to Avoid
    • Closing Thoughts
  • Recommended Reading
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