Tag: bricks matter

A Pot of Coffee: A Morning of Reflection

Demand, Downstream data, Market-Driven • One Comment

This morning was an intense morning of back-to-back calls.  I love talking to clients, and relish mornings like this. Yet, today, I was...

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Raise a Glass to the Smell of INK!

Bricks Matter, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Insights, Supply Chain Insights Community

My soul craves a holiday. Like many of you, I’ve sat in one too many airline seats, hustled for one too many cabs and slept in too...

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IBM: You Can Do Better

Big data supply chains, Demand, Downstream data, Market-Driven, New technologies, Supplier development, Supply Chain

An open letter to IBM. Dear IBM: This week, I attended your Smarter Commerce Conference in Orlando (#IBMCSGS). I am sorry that I had to...

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I Do Believe Bricks Matter. Do You?

Demand, Market-Driven, Sales and Operations Planning, Supply Chain • 2 Comments

Yesterday, I met a friend for coffee. She started the discussion with a question, “How are you doing?  So, what is it like to write...

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Trivial Pursuit and a Hole in my Bookshelf

Supply chain excellence, Supply chain planning • 2 Comments

“Why am I focused on the supply chain? The answer is simple. It is a barometer of my business. All the problems show up first in the...

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