Is intelligent automation the answer to the supply chain skills shortage?

IT Supply Chain

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How to Close the Supply Chain Skills Gap

All Things Supply Chain

Across a number of fields, Industry 4.0 — the mass adoption of advanced technologies like artificial intelligence, cobots and internet of things devices — has rapidly changed the kinds of… General Supply Chain Management supply chain management supply chain skills

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The Evolving Supply Chain Skills of the Workforce

Material Handling and Logistics

Supply chain management is a career that perfectly matches the skill set of the Millennial generation—if they can be persuaded to pursue it. Now they are not only being asked to give that over to the machines, but they have to learn yet more skills. We are hearing from our corporate partners who are looking for talent, that the required skill sets have changed,” says Cheri Speier?Pero, Innovation, creativity and communications are the skills on that next rung.

6 Supply Chain Skills Every Manager Needs to Know

All Things Supply Chain

Supply chain is a part of. Supply Chain Management supply chain skillsread more >>.

Essential Supply Chain Skills for Tomorrow’s Workforce

Tecsys

Building your team with individuals who possess these five supply chain skills will help drive your organization towards success. The post Essential Supply Chain Skills for Tomorrow’s Workforce appeared first on Tecsys.

6 Supply Chain Skills Every Manager Needs to Know

All Things Supply Chain

Supply chain is a part of almost every business. Global supply chains consist of several challenges that demand logistics professionals to constantly… General Supply Chain Management supply chain skillsManaging it effectively is not a simple task.

Supply Chain Skills for the Future – Developing the Team of Tomorrow

DynaSys

During the last few years the rhythm of the digital transformation has increased and it impacts greatly upon the Supply Chain world. Inevitably, the need for Supply Chain players to transform and stay abreast of technology evolutions has consequences on the transformation of in-house practices. Of course the globalization of the Supply Chain world plays a big part in the changes if only to maintain a focus on innovation and a competitive advantage.

Quantum Leap to the Top 10 Supply Chain Skills of the Future!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Check out The 5 Big Benefits of the Digital Supply Chain! And one area that will be driving these changes is Supply Chain! Without their skills these technologies would not advance. However it is clear that the application of these technologies touches virtually every aspect of the Supply Chain. We have clearly entered the age of the Digital Supply Chain! Implications for the Skills Needed in Supply Chain!

How Predictive Analytics and the Gig Economy Can Bridge the Supply Chain Skills Gap

Supply Chain Brain

The automotive manufacturing supply chain has become almost too massive to manage, leaving manufacturers and suppliers with the challenge of finding qualified workers with the skills to identify and prevent quality risks

Availability of Part Two Research Report- Your Workforce: The Most Critical Link in Supply Chain Capability

Supply Chain Matters

There remains a growing belief that existing supply chain and talent management processes need a rethink. This initial research provide a focus on front-line supply chain operational workforce needs and challenges, and the value of a skilled occupational workforce.

Availability of Research Report- Your Workforce: The Most Critical Link in Supply Chain Capability

Supply Chain Matters

The Ferrari Consulting and Research Group highlights the release of a second published research advisory on the Importance of supply chain and HR alignment for talent lifecycle needs. Management skills.

Upcoming Supply Chain matters Podcast: Needs for More Diverse Supply Chain Talent

Supply Chain Matters

Supply Chain Matters would like to call reader attention to a soon to be published added podcast episode. There is a growing belief that existing supply chain and talent management processes and technology need a rethink.

Report Indicates Workers at Samsung Electronics Seek Pay Bumps in Line with Company Financial Performance

Supply Chain Matters

In late January , we announced availability of the first research advisory in this series , providing a focus on supply chain operational workforce challenges. Copyright 2022, The Ferrari Consulting and Research Group and the Supply Chain Matters® blog.

Filling the Supply Chain Skills Gap: The Future of Supply Chain Belongs to the Developers & Supply Chain Executives Who Can Find the Talent

Veridian Solutions

They must oversee inbound and outbound inventory, manage warehouse space , consider order processing, handle employee complaints, report to stakeholders, supervise new system implementation and address the looming skills gap. Their duties are integral to the future of supply chain management, and out of these issues, a key problem arises. As more workers reach retirement age, the burden of the supply chain skills gap will undermine the future of supply chain management.

Recognizing International Women’s Day 2022

Supply Chain Matters

This Editor thought it appropriate for Supply Chain Matters to share perspectives relative to women in supply chain management and businesses generally. Copyright 2022, The Ferrari Consulting and Research Group and the Supply Chain Matters® blog.

Small Firm Supply Chains in Latin America the Focus of New SCALE Study

MIT Supply Chain

One of the main reasons is a lack of supply chain expertise – an issue that has received scant attention from researchers up until now. Featured Strategy developing country supply chains MIT Global SCALE Network Latin America nano-stores reducing small firm failures supply chain skillsWhy is it that most of the micro and small firms that represent 99% of the businesses operating in Latin America survive for less than a year?

Supply Chain Career Changes – How to Get In, Get On, and Get What You Want

Logistics Bureau

Through its extensive span of activities, the supply chain sector offers wide-ranging possibilities for employment and career progression. The role of supply chain workers, simply put, is to contribute to or manage the process of producing the right amount of the right goods and getting them to the end-customer at the right time, ensuring customer satisfaction while being profitable. This adds up to considerable potential for varied and satisfying supply chain careers.

Summer Reading Guide 2017

Inbound Logistics

Here’s a list of books that will help keep your logistics and supply chain skills sharp

Summer Reading Guide 2017

Inbound Logistics

Here’s a list of books that will help keep your logistics and supply chain skills sharp

Essential Skills to Secure Your Place in a Digital Supply Chain Organization

ToolsGroup

As a professional, securing your place in any supply chain organization entails developing the supply chain skills needed to ride this global wave into supply chain digital transformation. Soft Skills. Blog supply chain planning

Rosie the Riveter Becomes Rosie the CEO

APICS

The supply chain skills gap is a real crisis. The good news is that more and more organizations are beginning to tap into a vast, highly skilled talent pool: women There are literally millions of open manufacturing jobs, and this number is only going to escalate as more Boomers retire.

The Digital Supply Chain Transformation

SCM Research

“Accelerating technology and automation are resulting in wholesale transformation of the supply chain profession.” ” This is the key message of EY’s new report, titled Supply Chain: Skills for the Digital Era. Practice Research Digitalization Report Supply Chain Management TrendIt is not long, but definitely a good read.

The Future of Supply Chain Belongs to Those Who Can Find the Talent!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Check out The Supply Chain Game Changer Job Board! Supply Chain Managers have a full plate. They must oversee inbound and outbound inventory, manage warehouse space , consider order processing, handle employee complaints, report to stakeholders, supervise new system implementation and address the looming skills gap. Their duties are integral to the future of supply chain management, and out of these issues, a key problem arises. Subscribe Here!

A New Decade: Give Science A Chance

Supply Chain Shaman

When I started my business in 2012, I frequently wrote about the future using the moniker of Supply Chain 2020. We had just recovered from a recession, and my goal was to help supply chain leaders create a better supply chain by the end of the decade.

The Supply Chain is Suffering Labor Pains

Enterra Insights

Currently, however, the supply chain, like many other economic areas, is suffering from a different kind of labor pain — a pain unlikely to result in much joy unless companies can attract a new generation of supply chain professionals.

State of the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain: Key Takeaways from LogiPharma US 2016

Kinaxis

Earlier this week, I attended the LogiPharma conference, a wonderful event for supply chain professionals working in the pharmaceutical industry. All-in-all, it was a great validation of my point of view about where the pharma industry is with regards to its supply chain challenges, maturity and where it needs to go. In this blog, I want to share some key challenges faced by the pharma industry and pharmaceutical supply chains.

FMCG Meets Top Gear: IKA Store to Shelf Supply Chain: Last 50 Yards

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

The next piece of the chain is called the “last 50 yards/metres”; that relatively short distance from back of store warehouse to the shelf. I believe the overriding problem is that while the rest of the chain is largely controlled by skilled supply chain professionals the back of store is not. To be fair some stores are staffed by skilled individuals but the organisation has a sales mentality rather than a supply chain focus.

Will “Just Transition” Reshape Supply Chain Sustainability Goals?

MIT Supply Chain

Such an outcome has significant implications for supply chain sustainability. Is just transition another short-lived buzzword that will have minimal impact on supply chain operations, or is it something more substantial? How will today’s workforces acquire these skills?

Takeaways from the 2018 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

Kinaxis

by Dr. Madhav Durbha Supply chain insights from leading industry experts. Supply chain skills in high demand, digital twins, disruptive technologies, and other takeaways from the 2018 Gartner supply chain conference. I just returned from the highly engaging and inspiring Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix, Arizona. Here are some key takeaways from the Gartner supply chain event: 1.

Supply Chain Thrives in these Challenging Times!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Supply Chain Compensation is on the Rise! Supply Chain thrives article and permission to publish here provided by Sam White at Argentus. The median starting salary for supply chain professionals this year was $55,000.

Digital Supply Chain Predictions!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. The Digital Supply Chain Road is Full of Potholes, Construction and Accidents! Digital Supply Chain predictions article and permission to publish here provided by Michael Gaughan at land-link.com. Subscribe Here!

Supply Chain Education and Certification – What’s Missing?

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Quantum Leap to the Top 10 Supply Chain Skills of the Future! That was the start of Supply Chain education. What is missing in Supply Chain education and certification? Why is Supply Chain Unique?

How Peapod drives supply chain innovation and efficiency with analytics

AIMMS

I spoke with Daniël van Gool, Director of Supply Chain Development at Peapod, a leading U.S. online grocer who serves the East Coast and Mid-West, to hear about how he views the role of analytics and technology in driving supply chain innovation at his company. I’m the Director of Supply Chain Development. Our goal with this is to improve our overall supply chain intelligence and our output. AIMMS Supply chain optimization

The 5 Minute Job Interview Success Tips!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. The Supply Chain Hiring Environment. Supply Chain is an area in high, and ever increasing demand. Whether you are in Logistics, Distribution, Transportation, Procurement, Purchasing, Planning, Warehousing, Management, and more your skills will become harder and harder for employers to find. appeared first on Supply Chain Game Changer™. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

How Peapod drives supply chain innovation and efficiency with analytics

AIMMS

I spoke with Daniël van Gool, Director of Supply Chain Development at Peapod, a leading U.S. online grocer who serves the East Coast and Mid-West, to hear about how he views the role of analytics and technology in driving supply chain innovation at his company.