SUPPLY CHAIN


TRANSFORMATION TO DIGITAL SUPPLY CHAINS CHANGES WORKFORCE NEEDS

SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT IS SHIFTING FROM TRANSACTIONAL AND TACTICAL WORK TO DIGITAL OPERATIONS. TO SUCCEED IN ALIGNMENT WITH BUSINESS GOALS, IT NEEDS LEADERS AND EMPLOYEES WHO HAVE HARD AND SOFT SKILLS.

For the last decade, the prediction was that supply chains would embrace new technologies to become more efficient, better manage business environment complexity, and better meet the needs of internal clients. In reality, technologies are actually producing two major effects. One is the increasing automation of administrative and office work, and the second is the increasing use of digital technologies, such as artificial intelligence, the internet of things, and pr....