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Ignition Guide to Qualifying and Onboarding Suppliers

Published: 09 February 2016

ID: G00386094

Analyst(s): Procurement Research Team

Summary

This guide includes documents that will help you understand risks associated with the supplier, establish accountability and performance targets for the supplier, and create an onboarding plan to successfully onboard the supplier.

Table Of Contents

Overview

Steps

Before You Start

Common Pitfalls and Keys to Success

Step 1 of 3: Evaluate Risks and Segment Suppliers

Tasks

Step 2 of 3: Identify Supplier Roles, Responsibilities, and Training Needs

Tasks

Step 3 of 3: Kick Off the Supplier Onboarding Plan

Tasks

Review Your Performance

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