Lacklustre training leaves retail staff underprepared to perform during the pandemic, research from Axonify reveals

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

A lack of training has left frontline retail associates underprepared to perform during the pandemic, research from the latest report from Axonify, a modern training and communication solution for frontline associates, has revealed

Truck driver killed in Texas after collision with freight train

The Supply Chain Journal

A truck driver is dead following a collision Wednesday involving a tractor-trailer and freight train just northeast of Houston, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office. when a Kansas City Southern train struck the vehicle, which then burst into flames. “It

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Why Training?

Supply Chain Insights

The options for supply chain training abound. Today, it seems that nearly everyone has a training program. So, why would Supply Chain Insights offer training? They want a training course for supply chain leaders that allows actionable insights based on independent, objective research. In the new training course that we have developed, participants will gain insights from the first thirty years of supply chain practices.

How role-based training will benefit your organization

Procurement Academy

Role-based training plays a crucial role in streamlining business operations. It is a practical approach that allows for training in the context of a specific role and resources or skills required to perform that particular role. Personalized Training .

Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.

Lean Training

LeanCor

Does lean training turn your team to problem solvers? Can lean training alone do the trick?”. A leader can also not expect his/her team to accept the lean philosophy without understanding and believing in it themselves – that’s why lean training online, lean practical workshops and lean leadership trainings are so crucial for a cultural transformation. Participate in lean problem solving training. Know the difference between education and training.

Amazon’s Freight (Train) Is Coming

GlobalTranz

The post Amazon’s Freight (Train) Is Coming appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Editor’s Note: This article is from Steve Bettwy , Vice President – Quality and Business Continuity, Operational Excellence, and Continuous Improvement at Direct Supply. I hope we can agree that Amazon will disrupt an industry if it wants to.

Five ways XR will transform industrial training in the next five years

IT Supply Chain

The post Five ways XR will transform industrial training in the next five years appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Maurizio Galardo (pictured). Chief Technologist, XR, AVEVA. Industry Talk

Supply Chain Management Training

Supply Chain Movement

Supply Chain Management Training. This top supply chain training program is for senior executives responsible for supply chain, procurement or operations. >> Events business school event imd Operations Procurement risks senior executives supply chain supply chain efficiencies supply chain management training trainingDate: Twice a year: April & November. Venue: Lake Geneva, Lausanne. Organization: IMD business school.

The Future of Logistics: Training a Smart Workforce

IT Supply Chain

The post The Future of Logistics: Training a Smart Workforce appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Jon Divers (pictured). Customer Service Director, Jungheinrich UK. Industry Talk

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

Yes I do Well, I was hoping for more training. Well, I was hoping for more training. The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter. 2A lly O | T h e n ex t. w av e o f A I- le d r e cr u it in g Introduction 3.

Online Lean Training

LeanCor

A Lesson From LeanCor’s Online Lean Training: 3 Focus Areas for Lean Leadership. The following is a list of lean leadership best practices from LeanCor’s online lean training, “Lean Leadership: Building the Lean Culture.” Advance your career with LeanCor Academy’s online lean training course, Lean Leadership: Building the Lean Culture. . This is not your typical read-the-screen and take-the-test type of training.

How Formal Training Is Better Than Trial and Error

BlueYonder

We often hear “training is not necessary,” “it costs too much,” or “takes too long.” For these reasons, companies do not invest in formal training programs and instead, have their employees learn through trial and error.

Training for the Next Triathlon. Insights for You?

Supply Chain Shaman

This landed me in an intense discussion with my trainer and my doctor about blood flow into the brain through endurance training, and how that might reduce the risk of me getting Alzheimer’s. I started training six hours a week and lost 37 pounds. So, with the death of my mom, and the discussions with my physician about fighting the probability of getting Alzheimer’s, I started training with a new vengeance over the holidays. I have never been an athlete.

Campbell’s Soup Innovative Supply Chain Training

Logistics Viewpoints

Yet outside the Logistics Service Provider industry, widespread internal training within a supply chain organization remains rare. But that is what Campbell Soup has done, they have put in place an innovative supply chain training program. The post Campbell’s Soup Innovative Supply Chain Training appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Food & Beverage Industry Learning & Leadership Campbells Soup supply chain training

Leading Successful Change to Remote Training

Speaker: Dr. Britt Andreatta, PhD, CEO, 7th Mind, Inc.

This month, unprecedented numbers of workers have set up offices in their homes, in an attempt to flatten the curve of COVID-19. Meetings that were previously being held in conference rooms have been moved to conference calls and online meetings. Whether you’re managing the impromptu digital transformation of your company, or training new employees at a distance, make time to join Dr. Britt Andreatta former Chief Learning Officer at Lynda.com and author of several books on the brain science of success, as she covers how YOU can train remotely, and effectively, while supporting the flow of work.

WMS TRAINING for Implementation Triumph: How it works

SCJunction

Team training is a key element in a successful warehouse implementation. Even the best system in the world cannot operate without being run!

Target Inventory and Central Planning Engines (Models) – Avoiding the Runaway Train

Arkieva

The purpose of this blog is to provide some observations to avoid the runaway train. Target Inventory and Central Planning Engines (Models) – Avoiding the Runaway Train was first posted on May 26, 2021 at 8:08 am. ©2017

Lean Six Sigma Training

LeanCor

A Unique Training Regimen. Lean Six Sigma Training focuses on the improvement of the quality of numerous process outputs. Lean Six Sigma Training also helps instill a very lean problem solving culture. Lean Six Stigma Training utilizes a hands-on approach. This training program is also being used to transfer knowledge. Lean Six Sigma Training offers a wide range of interactive exercises, workouts and subjects.

The Lean Leadership Training Series: A Complete Guide to Principles

LeanCor

Covering everything from communication and engagement to functional knowledge, this series is designed as a practical, lean leadership training tool for professionals to: Read each lesson. Lean Leadership lean culture supply chain insights lean management lean leadership trainingWhether they're consuming a product or service, customers experience the aggregate of all the processes with which a company operates.

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Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

models can be wrongly trained or overtrained and. it can unlearn bias in recruiting: Machine Learning systems have algorithms that are sensitive to input and training data, and as. This can train the system better and also help human recruiters. Building AI to Unlearn Bias in.

FMCSA to upgrade communication on new-driver training

The Supply Chain Journal

The trucking industry’s top safety regulator plans to step up its communications with state agencies and training schools before next year’s compliance date for new entry-level driver training (ELDT) requirements. Training providers wishing to provide ELDT must be listed on the TPR.

Unilever launches new sustainable logistics train initiative

Supply Chain Movement

The Green Express train made its first ice cream delivery last week. Train as game-changer. Cases Caivano CO2 Europe factory Green Express hub ice creams Italy logistics rail Sustainability train transportation Unilever Unilever announced Green Express, a new initiative to drive more sustainable logistics in Europe. Green Express takes trucks off the road in Italy, equating to an annual CO2 saving of 2,600 tonnes (the equivalent of 260,000 trees).

Rail Roundup: Train crews, shippers’ views, shareholders choose

The Supply Chain Journal

The arbitrator determined that standard moratorium language in decades-old labor agreements does not bar negotiations over crew size on freight trains, NRLC said. SMART-TD represents train conductors. Related links: US Circuit Court rejects FRA’s actions on train crew size.

Supply Chain Secrets – Supply Chain and Logistics Online Training – Free Trial

Logistics Bureau

Supply Chain Leaders Academy Training & Education Videos e-classes logistics milestone online education program online learning material special offer supply chain supply chain secretsWe Just Hit 10,000 Subscribers! Thank You to everyone who has and continues to support the channel!

Norfolk Southern train carrying new vehicles derails in Missouri

The Supply Chain Journal

A Norfolk Southern train carrying new vehicles derailed on Monday in Huntington, Missouri, causing NS to stop train traffic there for over a day. The derailment involved an eastbound NS ( NYSE: NSC ) train. News Alert: Canadian National train derails in Chicago suburb.

PFEP Process Training

Loop Supply Systems

PFEP Process Training. We are pleased to announce our PFEP Process Training Workshop. Our process training was developed to connect the holistic supply chain from your customers to your suppliers. Loop’s Training Room – Birmingham, AL. The post PFEP Process Training appeared first on Loop Supply Systems. November 1, 2016. This workshop is a one day course that details the PFEP Process from the Point of Use to the Supplier.

Your Competition is Training

Blue Ridge

Training is something that most of us make time for… once. Then, after that initial training, we believe that we are experts for the next millennia. Take a moment to think about how important training really is. How often have you been trained in your lifetime? How many times have you been re-trained? How well trained are the people we trust with our finances, children, etc.? Training is a recruiting tool. Training is a retention tool.

Are Universities Training Students for Obsolete Jobs? And Where Does Supply Chain Fit in?

Kinaxis

The post Are Universities Training Students for Obsolete Jobs? by Alexa Cheater This guest post comes to us from Argentus Supply Chain Recruiting , a boutique recruitment firm specializing in Supply Chain Management. For a few years, economists and technology analysts have been closely watching the increasing automation of the workforce. Analysts have also long-discussed how automated manufacturing has replaced middle-class domestic manufacturing jobs.

Oracle University Training On Demand - OTM Basics

Oracle SCM

Elspeth Payne , Principal Product Manager in Training Development. Business alignment is great if you’re configuring the software for your enterprise, but a little more challenging if you’re charged with training people how to configure it. In a perfect education environment, every company would have their own employee training sessions focused just on their practices – and Oracle Application Consultant Services will do just that for you.

Hot Shots: Fire whirl, train derailments, huge hail and more

The Supply Chain Journal

This week features a tornado of sorts spawned by a wildfire, two train derailments in the same state, severe-size hail and more. Two of its trains derailed in the past several days, both in North Dakota. a low-speed freight train derailed on U.S.

Introducing Retail Training: Learn From the Industry’s Leading Experts to Maximize Your Profitability

Procurement Academy

Employees who are well informed and have access to training materials are typically happier and perform better when required. It provides role-based training to the retail organization’s workforce and helps them to broaden their knowledge.

Hot Shots: Flying car, commemorative train, major floods and more

The Supply Chain Journal

This week features the successful journey of a flying car prototype, a train painted to celebrate Juneteenth and inclusion, as well as massive floods that submerged trucks and washed out roads. Freedom freight train. UP train No.

Union Pacific probes train derailment, hydrochloric acid leak

The Supply Chain Journal

Union Pacific ( NYSE: UNP ) is investigating what caused 28 train cars to derail in Minnesota on Saturday, prompting an evacuation after a leak of hydrochloric acid. The train was hauling 28 cars with a mix of commodities, including two that were leaking hydrochloric acid, the railway said.

Modern Supply Chain Training: How Educational Opportunities Have Shifted

AFFLINK

Supply chain training has exponentially grown in demand, and educational opportunities have shifted to meet this need. In the past, supply chain training was something done on the job. What Type of Coursework Is Studied in a Supply Chain Training Program? While formal education opportunities are a great start, it's difficult to replace the value of on-the-job supply chain training.

Your supply chain is costing you money – Reason #10 Failure to adequately train your supply chain planning staff

Kinaxis

Reason #10: Failure to adequately train your supply chain planning staff. Don’t want training and aren’t interested in learning. While traditional supply chain training isn’t the only way to get really good at supply chain (I’ve met some planners that instinctively “got” supply chain – and knew their way around the system better than most) it certainly helps to have a good foundational knowledge of supply chain concepts.