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Friday, July 31, 2015
Seminole State College of Florida will become the first public college or university in the Orlando region to offer a degree in the high-demand field of supply chain management starting in August.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
What will it take to find, train, and retain talent going forward? Three supply chain experts dust off their crystal balls and discuss the top ways to build the workforce for 2025.
Posted on 07/29 at 08:04 AM
Wednesday, July 01, 2015
If businesses are to resolve their supply chain talent shortages, the supply chain profession has an obligation and an opportunity to develop its members in ways that go well beyond technical proficiency. Specifically, supply chain leaders must find ways to build soft skills in their current employees—skills such as clear communication and emotional intelligence that will help improve job performance and deepen employee engagement. Here are five soft skills that matter.
The talent squeeze is real. The number of jobs is expected to grow by more than 20 percent by 2022 while Baby Boomer retirement continues to deplete the ranks of experienced supply chain professionals. Some observers believe the demand for supply chain professionals might now exceed supply by a six-to-one ratio. But the picture is brighter than it might appear. One ray of hope: The efforts of business and academic leaders to attract and develop potential supply chain leaders.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Researchers say that even if companies are using offshore centers, the U.S. is an essential part of almost any service delivery network for American companies
Monday, April 13, 2015
The MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics (CTL) invites readers to participate in a short survey regarding Supply Chain Visibility in their organizations.
Monday, April 06, 2015
Supply chain management (SCM) researchers at Software Advice have have recently published a report ranking the top 15 undergraduate and graduate SCM programs in the United States based on their technology offerings.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
UT’s Haslam College of Business will host the second annual Deloitte Supply Chain Challenge, an event testing the business skills of MBA students, Feb. 19-20.
Sunday, February 08, 2015
Is your organization suffering from supply chain knowledge and skillset gaps? Here are five strategies to get back on track.
Posted on 02/08 at 10:36 AM
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Monday, February 02, 2015
A new way to deliver freight in congested cities, a revolutionary energy storage system, and a method for driving innovation by harnessing skunk work projects, are some of the developments that supply chain professionals will learn about at Crossroads 2015