Of course healthcare is a supply chain

DELMIA Quintiq

Of course hospitals are complex, dynamic service chains. I fly Qantas around Australia quite frequently (don’t ask how many frequent flyer miles I’ve got banked, but my wife loves her new washing machine).

Course 216

Talking Logistics YOUniversity: Our First Course

Talking Logistics

A year after launching, however, a supply chain executive said to me, “ Talking Logistics is like an online Executive MBA course, with live lectures and guest speakers every week discussing timely and important topics.” I encourage you to check out the course and let us know what you think.

Course 220

A Crash Course on Navigating Trends in Trucking and Freight for 2018

Cerasis

Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post A Crash Course on Navigating Trends in Trucking and Freight for 2018 appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. The e-commerce market is expanding. E-commerce passed $2 trillion in 2017, reports John D.

Course 234

Is Omnichannel Dead? Of Course Not…However, the Focus Is Now on Customer Experience in Omnichannel

Cerasis

Of Course Not…However, the Focus Is Now on Customer Experience in Omnichannel appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Omnichannel has been a go-to plan for retailers since 2008, but it is changing. Omnichannel, as a word and strategy in retail, is shifting. According to Michael Jones via Forbes , the word, omnichannel, will go away in the coming years as retailers move to become hyper-focused on what customers want, need, and find useful while shopping.

Prove ROI and Make the Business Case for Industrial Content Marketing

Speaker: Achinta Mitra, Founder and President, Tiecas Inc.

Procurement – The Spend Aggregation Obstacle Course!

Supply Chain Game Changer

So what are the issues on the Spend Aggregation Obstacle Course? The post Procurement – The Spend Aggregation Obstacle Course! Subscribe Here! Email Address. Check out What Exactly Is Procurement? And What is Purchasing? The theory is simple!

Top 14 Logistics and Supply Chain Management Training Programs and Courses in 2016

Cerasis

Today, Kelly shares the top 14 Logistics and Supply Chain Management training programs and courses available in 2016. To protect yourself and your business I offer you to take a look at this list of top programs and courses that will take place in 2016, which will help you to understand main concepts of this powerful tool and learn how to successfully apply it on practice. University Courses. 1) Course in E Logistics and Supply Chain Management by National University.

Course 191

Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) – How to Stay the Course

Kinaxis

The article, S&OP and Culture Change: How to Stay the Course , written by Kathleen Winter, describes how corporate culture can derail an otherwise successful S&OP implementation.

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FMCG: What does S&OP bring to the party? Sales success of course!

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

During my recent travels I met with two Sales (or Business Development Directors if you’re posh) from well known FMCG companies to discuss an assessment review of their Route To Market (RTM) networks. Surprisingly, neither was interested and gave a remarkably aligned reason for the rejection.

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US Truck Driver Shortage Is On Course to Double in a Decade

Material Handling & Logistics

“At some point, you go from being an operational pain-in-the-neck for the supply chain to real issues for all of us as consumers,” said Bob Costell of the American Trucking Associations

What I Have Learned Teaching Courses on Market-Driven Value Networks

Supply Chain Shaman

And, we try to be clear in the course that the starting point is in improving reliability. One of the favorite parts of my job is teaching classes on how to take supply chain concepts to the next level to improve corporate performance.

Course 248

Setting a Course for Viable Sustainability

Supply Chain @ MIT

Some 90% of the world’s goods are transported by sea. Ships also account for about 3% of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Furthermore, this GHG figure could grow by a minimum of 50% and perhaps as much as 250% by 2050 if no action is taken to curb emissions levels.

2018: The Winter Olympics, a royal wedding, space exploration and, of course, big supply chain planning events

Kinaxis

Over the course of three days, attendees can find inspiration from plenary keynote speakers, gain valuable insights from case study presentations, expand their knowledge through in-depth workshops, and more.

Course 153

DP World Institute launches maritime training courses

Logistics Middle East

DP World says the move is part of its commitment to contributing to the community and enabling a sustainable future for the global supply chain

Second MOOC Course Advances Ground-Breaking MicroMasters

Supply Chain @ MIT

The second of five online courses, CTL.SC2x (Supply Chain Design), in MIT CTL’s supply chain MOOC (Massive Open Online Course), opened for enrollment on May 18, 2016.

Forecasting Lessons From Popeye Chicken Sandwich Stockouts

Arkieva

Though social media could drive up the brand of a company, it can also cause big disruptions in the supply chain operations of a company. A great example that happened recently is where Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen chain ran completely out of chicken sandwiches.

TIA offers courses for new freight brokers

DAT Solutions

Here's the quickest and easiest way to get new employees up to speed on the ins and outs of the transportation industry. Broker News

Course 124

Developing the Cultural Change through a Lean Leadership Course

LeanCor

Why a Lean Leadership Course? A lean leadership course can facilitate this cultural change. A lean leadership course can teach this application and can help your soon-to-be lean organization to: See problems. Three Ways a Lean Leadership Course Can Facilitate Cultural Change.

Course 268

Quick Crash Course in Freight Shipping Classifications

4WL Consulting

Freight shipping classifications are notations provided by the National Motor Freight Traffic Association, or NMFTA, as a way of helping carriers and shippers understand the standards by which products are classified for rating purposes. Understanding these classifications will help you ensure that all of your packages are shipped safely, quickly, and at the most affordable price. The Basic Classifications Products are assigned a number, referred to as Class.

Course 100

Flight crew rostering could be fun, unless, of course, you have to do it yourself

DELMIA Quintiq

This story developed quite innocently during one slow weekend on the road. A late coffee at Starbucks ended up in a very interesting conversation and brought into focus a difficulty faced by flight and crew planning staff working for even the smallest airline operators.

Course 156

Hardware 101: A Definitive Crash Course in Enterprise Mobility

RFgen

What is Enterprise Mobility? The short answer: “Enterprise Mobility” is a fancy term for using mobile, wireless and handheld hardware devices in an enterprise setting, such as a warehouse, manufacturing shop floor, or in logistics (such as by delivery drivers).

How Shippers Can Plot a Course Through the Choppy Economic Waters Ahead

American Global Logistics

The post How Shippers Can Plot a Course Through the Choppy Economic Waters Ahead appeared first on AGL.

New supply chain refreshment program at Arizona State University

Supply Chain Movement

Courses can be taken one at a time, and assignments can be turned in at any time throughout the week. Trends analytical decision modeling Arizona State University Bureau of Labor Statistics course Dawn Feldman John Fowler refresher supply chain W.

Of Course We’re Claiming NAFTA

Inbound Logistics

Many companies falsely claim preferential duty treatment under NAFTA. This article outlines the right way to do it

Can the MicroMasters Model Help Address the Supply Chain Skills Shortage Crisis?

Supply Chain @ MIT

Featured Talent Mgmt critical supply chain skills shortage MicroMasters in Supply Chain Management MIT Center Transportation & Logistics online education Supply chain analytics course

Feedback within Your Course Website - TechTips@Anderson

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Feedback within Your Course Website.   The most effective medium to reach all the students enrolled in your course is most likely the course website, CCLE.   Submissions are assessed using a multi-criteria assessment form defined by the course facilitator.  Course participants can then be asked to assess a selected set of their peers' submissions. TechTips@Anderson. Archives. Profile. Subscribe. « Clickers in the Classroom | Main.

What SCx is Teaching the Teachers About MOOCs

Supply Chain @ MIT

MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course) have been heralded as a major step forward in professional education, but how does this new generation of online programs perform in the real world? The initial course yielded some important lessons about the design and future role of MOOCs.

Al Hamriya Port hosts LPG handling safety course

Logistics Middle East

Emirates Gas and Al Hamriya Port conduct LPG safety training course for maritime community in collaboration with The Angel Appeal

Crossroads 2014: MOOCs Are Coming to an Online Theater Near You

Supply Chain @ MIT

A new model based on MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course) is transforming the way educational programs are designed and delivered. Also, the apparent pace of the class seems to slow down as “practice” sessions are added to the in-class portion of course.

Safety course lets UAE drivers reduce penalty points

Logistics Middle East

Violators will be given a ''once-a-year opportunity'' to reduce points

Who said supply chains are boring?: An Online Class Everyone.

Supply Chains Rock

E-commerce and supply chain management might sound like the subtopics of specialized supply chain bachelor degree programs, they are in fact common courses in many business-oriented programs. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Reader Email

Supply Chains Rock

The following comes from Kaity Nakagoshi, Bisk Education, University of San Francisco ( which offers a course in Sustainable Supply Chain Management ). Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

Who said supply chains are boring?: How would you ship 500 trees.

Supply Chains Rock

By plane, of course. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle. Without supply chains consumers would be stuck using products that they had to make or grow with their own two hands.

Iraq 100

Keeping Transportation Costs Down With Packaging

Cerasis

Of course, you always want to start with trusted transportation on.read More. The fact is that transportation makes up about 60% of the supply chain dollar.

UCLA Real Estate Law Clinic Breaks New Ground for Los Angeles.

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

The UCLA Real Estate Law Clinic: Affordable Housing is a year-long clinical course offering UCLA Law students practical, hands-on training and experience working on live real estate transactions involving the development of affordable housing. UCLA Real Estate Wire. Search. Contact.

Shoes: On Demand

Vanguard Software

While some leaders focused on impending tariffs, others saw consumer behavior and expectations as their toughest course. Retail News Supply Chain apparel footwear

Why Is Supply Chain Visibility Becoming More Important?

PLS Logistics

Of course, supply chain visibility has been important before, but even more so now. Clear visibility of all processes is important for any business – you cannot run your business efficiently with your eyes closed.