Supply Chain Talent

COVID-19 By The Numbers. My Takeaway For Supply Chain Leaders

analytics, Big data supply chains, Supply Chain Leadership, Supply Chain Talent, Supply sensing • One Comment

I like numbers. Working with a spreadsheet and gaining an understanding of the patterns is cathartic for me. I also like to build...

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Have You Given Your Planner Love Today?

Change Management, Demand, Global Supply Chains, Market-Driven, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Talent

As I write this blog, Valentine cards scatter my desk. This is the week for love: a time to send cards and letters to those that we...

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Reduce Costs: Invest In Talent

Supply Chain Leadership, Supply Chain Talent • 2 Comments

In manufacturing-based companies, 70-80% of costs are in the processes of source, make and deliver. Labor is an important input with 50-60%...

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Lassoing S&OP

customer-centric supply chains, Demand, Sales and Operations Planning, Supply Chain Leadership, Supply Chain Talent, Supply Chains to Admire

A lasso is what supply chain leaders would like to have. Why? To align S&OP. The processes are out of control. Let me explain. As...

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A New Mission for a Female Supply Chain Pioneer

Supply Chain Excellence, Supply Chain Insights, Supply Chain Talent

This week I worked with the Supply Chain Insights team to analyze and write our annual supply chain talent report. With over 400...

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Happy Labor Day! Insights on Building Supply Chain Talent

Supply Chain Excellence, Supply Chain Talent • 2 Comments

In the United States, families are packing for Labor Day. The exodus from the cities leads to jammed roads and packed parks. Now a ritual,...

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