Unit 10 Assignment: Evaluating Performance
In this assignment, you will develop a plan to evaluate the performance of your organization and its performance with respect to its supply chain.
This assignment will assess your knowledge based on the following Outcome:
MT436-6: Evaluate supply chain connectivity and effectiveness.
Suppose you were asked to develop a plan to evaluate the performance of your organization and its performance with respect to its supply chain. (If your organization is not suitable, you may use another well-known company for your analysis). You will follow the process shown in Exhibit 19.4.
1. Evaluate the 5th tier in Exhibit 19.1. Which of the ten categories are most critical for your organization? Select two and explain why these should receive the most attention when evaluating performance. How do these tie into the organization’s strategic goals?
2. For each category you selected, recommend three metrics that you think would best measure performance in that category with respect to your organization. Explain each one in detail.
3. For each of these metrics (six total), what would be the performance objectives? How would you arrive at these figures? Describe the methodology you would use to calculate the targets and explain where the information would come from.
· Write your original response in Standard English, paying special attention to grammar, style, and mechanics.
· Respond to the questions in a thorough manner, following the prescribed format and citing your sources using current APA guidelines. Include a title page and reference page in your paper. Review the APA formats found in the Writing Resources accessed through the Academic Success Center within the Academic Tools area of the course.
· Ensure that your viewpoint and purpose are clearly stated.
· Demonstrate logical and appropriate transitions from one idea to another.
*Please note: Professors do have academic freedom to modify assignments and requirements to mitigate against cheating and plagiarism, and help with student learning.
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