#40 RLMT - separate out supplier and stakeholder management skills
SFIA6 merged 2 skills - Stakeholder Relationship Management and Supplier Relationship Management. Although there are similarities - the 2 skills should be de-merged. Going back to the SFIA5 definitions would be a short-cut - but, ideally, both skills should be revisited. Developments of the SIAM model should be taken account of as well.
- I am quickly finding the loss of Supplier management (SURE) quite a serious omission in v6. Increasingly, many diverse roles that were previously technical now require managing supplier / service provider relationships. Relationship management (RLMT) is 'client' or stakeholder focused, so is not a substitute.
- The implications of combining relationship management have not been thought through - as a result Supplier relationship management (one of the big enablers for changing digital organisations) has gone
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