This course explores techniques and considerations for managing vendor relationships. Businesses today leverage online systems and communication technologies to allow for closer partnership and collaboration with vendors. Topics covered include vendor selection, managing outcomes, and measuring performance to drive business value and mitigate risk.
Virtual Learning and Teams
Guth, S. (2007). The vendor management office: Unleashing the power of strategic sourcing. Raleigh, NC: Lulu Press. ISBN: 1435703839 or 978-1435703834. (Required.)
The Applied Information Management Master's Degree is an Interdisciplinary Studies program through the Graduate School.