Strategic Direction #1

​​Collaborate: Work as a system to maximum value and ensure shared standards for the CSU​

Work collectively to focus on delivering the highest level of customer value. Adopt a CSU-wide commitment to innovation and excellence. Embrace continuous improvement as a path to achieving service excellence.​​

Status Related Goal(s)
1. Establish an annual sourcing plan for Category Management across the CSU.
2. Create centers of excellence to leverage collective CSU knowledge.
3. Establish consensus methodology for cost savings, setting cost savings, cost avoidance, or revenue generation targets for CSU system.
4. Set CSU shared best practices and procurement standards.
5. Communicate more effectively on procurements utilizing more focused collaboration tools.