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Use Forward-Looking Assessment To Separate Strategic Partners From Operational Vendors

Forrester's Supplier Assessment Will Help You Identify Who Can Help Drive Your Digital Transformation And Who Will Hold You Back

March 15, 2019

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Strong supplier relationships are vital for digital transformation. Flexible work styles such as agile co-creation, long-term strategic bets on technology platforms, and risky innovation projects are all easier with true strategic partners. Yet many service and vendor management (SVM) leaders struggle to measure the strength of those relationships and identify whether to expand them, improve them, or cut back on them. This report and the spreadsheet tool with it will help SVM leaders focus supplier assessments on the criteria that matter the most.

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