What is a SIPOC?
A SIPOC is a high-level view of a process. It stands for Suppliers, Inputs, Process, Outputs, and Customers. Every Process starts with Suppliers, who provide Inputs to the Process, which results in an Output that is delivered to Customers.
Example of a SIPOC
Quick SIPOC Slide Deck
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