Problem Solving Professional

Number of badges issued: 143

This badge certifies an employee’s ability as a problem solver by solving problems in supply chain with skills, methods and techniques. When faced a problem or decision, we need the right answer-and fast. The badge earner have demonstrated skills and expertise on finding the root cause of problems faster, making better decisions, managing risk, prioritizing action items, implementing plans, and quantifying business benefits.

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Problem Solving Professional

What is needed to earn this credential or badge

Member

Must be an employee of IBM

Professional Experience

Complete 2 process/performance improvement projects that demonstrate business results on the solved problems after implementing the recommendations. The projects must have completed within two years from the time of this badge application.

Professional Experience

Apply one or multiple contemporary skills, methods, and technologies, such as agile, design thinking, project management, lean-six sigma, simulation modeling, data science, blockchain, Failure Mode Effect Analysis, artificial intelligence, web-interface, automation, etc for solving a problem.

Professional Experience

Demonstrate potential soft and hard savings, i.e. return on investments while solving each problem.

Professional Experience

Document sufficient details to explain the depth and breadth of the solved problems and attach them in your application form.

Credential

Obtain your reporting Manager's approval.

Application

Complete and submit your application form. Final approval will be done by the Smart Factory Squad.

Problem Solving Professional

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