Asking key ROI questions

  • 29 January, 2016

OK, I confess! I am thinking like a software provider when I use the phrase ‘ROI questions’. Maybe at times it is a discussion among colleagues.

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Next-Generation Planning: Role Definition Is Key

  • 05 April, 2017

In my last position, I worked as a supply chain planner at a chemical company in a team of about 12 employees. My focus was demand planning.

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Tenneco Benchmarks Supply Chain Performance

  • 10 February, 2016

Yesterday Tenneco asked for help in setting targets for the Supply Chain Metrics That Matter. We are always glad to help companies complete their supply chain financial benchmarks.

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Retail Sales in Decline: Wal-Mart Closes 269 Stores

  • 15 January, 2016

This morning Wal-Mart announced the closing of 269 stores and the layoffs of 10,000 employees.

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My Biggest Supply Chain Mistake: Not to Kick More Ant Hills

  • 17 March, 2016

I was having breakfast with a consultant in London on Tuesday, and I was sharing that my recent research was difficult for many technology leaders to support.

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The Right Forecast Accuracy Metric for Inventory Planning

  • 13 November, 2017

In a recent Supply Chain Shaman.com blog 

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Career paths in the supply chain......Until there is a recognized route to C-level positions talent will go elsewhere

  • 18 December, 2015

Way back when in the 1970s I decided to shift my college major from Forestry to Business Administration.  Like many impressionable young adults I wanted to make my mark on the environment by b

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