Supply Chain’s Top Trends for 2024 Require Talent Investment for Success

Tuesday, December 26, 2023 · Brian Straight
As we head into 2024, top 10 supply chain lists feature the usual suspects: technology, visibility, AI. But a focus on talent is needed to ensure the investments in these more high-profile areas provide value.

Supply Chain Law of the Minimum

Monday, July 12, 2021 · Michael Gravier
For years, I’ve been shocked at how little companies invest in training and talent development, preferring to hire new workers who already have skills and experience.

The Sidelines Are the Frontlines

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 · Michael Gravier
If the lack of ethical, human-centered engagement with people is a problem with such widespread societal building blocks as police departments, the military, and corporate America, it is a societal problem.

MIT’s First MicroMasters Learners Earn Credentials

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 · David L. Chandler
Given that the MicroMasters' testing process and course standards are designed to be as demanding as those of on-campus MIT classes, the MicroMasters credential itself is also expected to provide those who earn it with opportunities for career advancement.

APICS Addresses SCM Talent Gap With Expanded Supply Chain Stem Program

Monday, June 19, 2017 · Patrick Burnson
In an effort to further promote the advantages of a career in supply chain management, APICs has boldly announced the launch of a new expanded Supply Chain STEM Educational Outreach Program aimed at K-12 students.

MIT Master’s Program in Supply Chain Management Ranked No. 1 in the World

Monday, May 8, 2017 · SCMR Staff
The MIT master's program in supply chain management has been ranked as the world's No. 1 graduate business program in supply chain and logistics by Eduniversal, the Paris-based global rating agency for higher education.

New Research Reveals Value of “Trust” in The Supply Chain

Monday, May 8, 2017 · Patrick Burnson
Mutual trust does not appear on the ledger sheets of buyers and suppliers, but researchers suggest that levels of trust between companies may be an important influence on how they operate and perform.

Study Identifies Best Approaches to Survive Supply Chain Complexity

Monday, March 20, 2017 · Patrick Burnson
APICS, and Michigan State University (MSU), recently announced findings from their latest report, “Managing the Complexity Paradigm.”

Lack of Supply Chain Talent—or Lack of Talent Management?

Monday, March 13, 2017 · Michael Gravier
Young people who go into supply chain and manufacturing jobs complain that employers demand creativity during the hiring process, yet have no tolerance for new ideas in the workplace.

MIT Global SCALE Network Launches Three-Continent Graduate Program in Supply Chain

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 · SCMR Staff
The MIT Global SCALE (Supply Chain and Logistics Excellence) Network has launched the MIT-Zaragoza-Ningbo Master of Engineering in Logistics and Supply Chain Management program, or 3C Master's Program, that gives students a unique opportunity to complete their studies in…

Scholarships available for Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 · SCMR Staff
Registration is open for the new Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management offered by the University of Luxembourg in collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), with merit-based scholarships introduced for the inaugural cohort of students…

U.S. DoT Designates Northeastern University and Rutgers University as “Beyond Traffic” Centers

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 · SCMR Staff
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that Northeastern University and Rutgers University have been selected as two of 18 institutions across the country to lead research on the major transportation challenges that our nation will face over the next three…

Michigan Ross Takes a New Route with MSCM Program

Monday, January 9, 2017 · SCMR Staff
The University of Michigan's Ross School of Business announced today the revamp of its Master in Supply Chain Management program.

“Supply Chain Digital Transformation” to be Addressed at USC Forum

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 · Patrick Burnson
The USC Center for GSCM will be staging “Supply Chain Digital Transformation” (SCDT) next month. This is a forum for stakeholders from industry, public policy, academia and innovators to step out of their respective silos to work together on digitizing the supply chain.

AAPA, Lamar University To Sign Port Management Education Agreement

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 · SCMR Staff
The agreement enables port professionals certified in AAPA's Professional Port Manager (PPM) program to earn up to six credit hours in the university's fully online, graduate degree programs in port management.



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