Categories: Conferences, Supply Risk Management Tags: Incendiary Tidbits ISM kicked off yesterday with a keynote by ex-DoD czar Bob Gates – an appropriate speaker given the current focus on supply chain risk, which is probably the hottest area going on in procurement right now. Show More Summary
By CDW Financial Services It’s always fascinating to see which financial IT trends will be singled out as top priorities for banks each year. After the “year of the data breach,” it’s no surprise that risk management and cybersecurity top the list. But, after years of recovery, banks are finally turning [...]
Categories: Analysis, Supplier Performance, Supply Chain Management, Supply Risk Tags: L1, Sourcing and Categories I’m one of the many folks who are geeking out about the Apple Watch and have my place on the waiting list to purchase one. Show More Summary
School and community gardens have become increasingly popular in recent years, but the people managing and working in these gardens are often unfamiliar with food safety practices that reduce the risk of foodborne illness. Now researchers have developed guidelines that address how to limit risk in these gardens -- and a pilot study shows that the guidelines make a difference.
Categories: Analysis, Industry News, Supplier Risk and Compliance Management, Suppliers, Supply Chain Management Tags: Breaking News, General News There has been a huge amount of hype for the new Apple Watch – with some 1 in 4 people eyeing the flashy device. Show More Summary
Caveat: Please make note that this article/post is my personal analysis of the subject and the information used was chosen or picked by me. It is not an analysis piece because it lacks complete and comprehensive research, it was notShow More Summary
Is it better for football managers to leave with their heads held high or tough it out and risk an ignominious exit? Forty-one years ago in April, England's only World Cup-winning boss, Sir Alf Ramsey, would probably have told you the former. Show More Summary
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) wants to know what the public thinks of its risk assessment of drug residues in milk. The risk assessment, entitled, “Multicriteria-Based Ranking Model for Risk Management of Animal Drug Residues in Milk and Milk Products,” is a tool to assist with reevaluating which animal drug residues should be included... Continue Reading
Without improved land-use management around the devastated plant, fires could release radioactive material into the atmosphere, posing risks to human health — even to those living far beyond the evacuation zone.
Fear Of The Unknown Is Difficult To Manage Against If you have cash to invest, there is always a logical reason to “wait until things improve”. Greece is a legitimate concern for investors, but making decisions based solely on fear is a recipe for disappointment. How Concerned Is The Stock Market About Greece? The chart below [...]
Alejandro Monteverde risks trivializing faith by likening it to magic in "Little Boy" but manages to appease believers with a powerful lesson about loving thy neighbor.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc's Asset Management plans to acquire the Pacific Global Advisors solutions business from Pacific Life Insurance Co, the company said on Thursday. The business provides investment and risk management services to institutional investors and has assets under supervision of more than $18 billion. Show More Summary
SI has written about risk management and best practices quite a lot in the past, and a lot has been written on the subject, but when it comes to a successful risk management program, there are a few key elements that cannot be overlooked or the success of the entire program can be compromised in […]
Categories: Supply Management, Supply Risk, Supply Risk Management Tags: General News Even with the an airtight risk management strategy in place, situations that may be out of your control (political unrest, natural disasters, labor violations, corruptions and more) can hinder even the most prepared organization. Show More Summary
Draw your own conclusions. Good trading and great risk management to all.Educational use only. Never intended as investment advice.
By taking these five often-overlooked IT risk management issues into consideration, you can avoid a multitude of unpleasant situations that could bite you in the budget.
Deeply oversold on the monthly time frame, sloppy base daily, rising MA5 but price below MA5. Possible support/decision zone at 77 Can the Aussie rally off some love from commercials (hedgers)Good trading and great risk management to all.Educational use only. Never intended as investment advice.
Our job is neither to believe nor disbelieve just follow. McClellan Oscillator testing the zero line. TU IYT looking better on intermediate-term time frames. SPY dancing along the MA5Good trading and great risk management to all.Educational use only. Never intended as investment advice.
Getty Images By Ellen Chang NEW YORK -- Target date funds remain a darling among some financial advisers for managing risk, but other retirement experts find its drawbacks make them a poor investment option. The funds were created in...Show More Summary
Despite our exposure of the contagious risk increases in peripheral bond spreads, "many European officials believe a Greek exit would be manageable, and in contrast to 2010-2011, we wouldn’t see the same cascading effect on countries...Show More Summary