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June 21, 2018
The Risks and Benefits of Socializing with Suppliers
I had a chance to meet with a group of supply chain executives at the University of Calgary this week, which included a discussion by Ken Rawson. Ken has over 30 years of experience working in supply management, first with […]
June 14, 2018
SCRC Director Robert Handfield is Cited in CPO Rising Conference Report
In his blog post, “Thinking Globally, Acting Locally: ISM Refocuses it Global Approach,” writer Matthew York summarizes a discussion of topics from the Institute of Supply Management’s recent conference. In a section on the impact of digitization in the supply […]
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Apr 25, 2018
10th Annual Poole Showcase Highlights Student Innovation at Reynolds Coliseum
“This showcase is one of the most visible ways that we demonstrate how we think and do at Poole,” said Annette L. Ranft, dean of the college. “We believe that offering up real-world experiences, including meaningful work with industry partners and peers from across the university, better prepares our students for long-term career success.”
Mar 20, 2018
Survey: 69% of organizations do not have comprehensive enterprise-wide risk management processes in place despite growing corporate risks
While most finance leaders agree corporate risks are increasing, less than a third report having complete enterprise risk management processes in place.
Mar 15, 2018
Students Report Food, Housing Insecurity
NC State becomes one of the first universities in the country to survey its student population on hunger and homelessness. The findings could lead to the expansion of student support programs on campus.
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What is Supply Chain Management (SCM)?
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How Blockchain Could Impact Counterfeiting Across the Supply Chain
Blockchain is a relatively new technology that shows great promise for use across many industries, including logistics and supply chain. The same technology that powers the cryptocurrency BitCoin can be used to reduce the introduction of counterfeit goods across the supply chain.
10 Pieces of Career Advice for Supply Chain Students from a Seasoned Expert
Little things don’t mean a lot – little things mean everything. People come in to present to me – but hadn’t booked a conference room and couldn’t connect their computer – and so they start 6-8 minutes late for a 30 minute meeting!