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The Modern Management of Heart Attacks

13 hours agoNews : Slugger O'Toole

A heart attack, or myocardial infarction, is an interruption of the arterial blood flow to the heart. Untreated, it will lead to the death of part of the muscle of the heart. The heart is supplied by blood from two smallish arteries, the coronary arteries; a blockage in one of these is a heart attack. more...

Supply Chain Risk Management Webinar: Learn How to Take Your Strategy to New Heights

Categories: Commentary, Learning / Research, Supplier Risk and Compliance Management Tags: Process & Best Practice Join us next Wednesday, May 27 at 1 p.m. CDT for a best practices webinar on supply chain risk management from AGCO, the world’s largest manufacturer of agricultural machinery. Show More Summary

Tackling the traffickers, UK hotels learn how to combat "faceless" crime

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A world away from the cotton fields of Uzbekistan and garment factories across India and Nepal, the managers of a luxury hotel group in central London are learning how to stamp out supply chain slavery and identify victims of sexual exploitation.

Putting Pen to Poisoned Paper: Contractual Risk Assessment And its Role in Corporate Risk Management

Categories: Contract Management, Risk Performance and Compliance, Supply Risk Management Tags: Plus Over the past decade, supplier management solutions have evolved dramatically. Many started by serving as basic tools to meet data gathering...Show More Summary

What if Billy Beane Managed Supply Chains?

Supply Chain Management lessons from Money Ball For starters, Billy Bean wouldn’t be as famous. That’s just the reality when comparing Major League Baseball to procurement.But we’d bet that he’d still be a winner and likely, a revolutionary Supply Chain Executive. Take note of the teams from last year’s MLB playoffs: The [...]

The Procurement Value Proposition – Chick and Handfield’s Important New(ish) Book

Categories: The Procurement Value Proposition – subtitled “The rise of supply management” is an important new book from Gerard Chick and Robert Handfield. Chick worked for CIPS for some years as Head of Research, and is now Chief Knowledge...Show More Summary

These U.S. cities are the best bets for new grads seeking jobs

This article was created with data supplied by The Resumator, bringing recruiters, hiring managers and heads of talent or HR the latest thinking around both how you hire and who you hire to consistently outperform.. We're in the thick...Show More Summary

Lake Mead just 37% full, water level could force cuts

6 days agoNews : NY Daily News

Federal water managers project Lake Mead's water level could force supply cuts to Arizona and Nevada by 2017.

Gartner Supply Chain Management Market Share Update: SAP Dominates With 25.8% Share

The worldwide supply chain management and procurement software market grew 10.8% in 2014, reaching $9.9B in revenues in 2014. Cloud-based Supply Chain Management (SCM) software sales grew 17% in 2014. These and other insights are from the recently released Gartner analysis of worldwide supply chain management and procurement market, published May 12th. [...]

Why Can’t I Find Top Supply Management Talent? (Repost)

This post originally ran four years ago today. But it’s relevance has not waned. The simple answer: you’re looking for a resource that is so rare it may not even exist! And I’m not the only one who thinks so. After talking with a number of thought leaders over the years it’s become clear that […]

Tom Steyer eyes new oil tax and gas-price transparency

San Francisco billionaire Tom Steyer has begun gauging support for potential ballot measures to tax oil extraction and require more public disclosure by energy companies in how they set gasoline prices and manage supply.

5/27 Webinar: A Supply Chain Risk Management Model Worth Copying

Categories: Learning / Research, Supply Chain Management, Supply Risk Tags: Process and Best Practice AGCO, the world’s largest manufacturer of agricultural machinery, uses riskmethods to power its supply chain risk management solution as part of their global procurement strategy. Show More Summary

How do you ensure supply, secure compliance, and globalize your business?

Categories: We have a webinar coming up that hopes to tell you just that, with some supply chain risk management lessons learned from AGCO. Sponsored by riskmethods (we don't say this often, but have you seen their tool? It's legitimately...Show More Summary

Contract Lifecycle Management I: Do You Know What It Is?

Today’s post is co-authored by the prophet. CLM, short for Contract Lifecycle Management, is arguably one of the most snooze-inducing acronyms in the Supply Management space, but yet also one of the most important. That’s because proper CLM not only overlaps both the Sourcing (or Source-to-Contract [S2C]) and Procurement (or Procure-to-Pay [P2P]) cycles (for strategic […]

Category Management 2.0 – Breaking Out From Sourcing Silos to End-to-End Supply Management

Categories: Category Management, Sourcing, Spend Management Tags: PRO This is Part 1 of a 3-part series is an exclusive preview of a forthcoming research series sponsored by BravoSolution that we created for our Spend Matters PRO subscribers. Show More Summary

New site aims to fix a big source of buyer’s remorse for Apple Watch owners

Apple Watch shipments are really expected to pick up in May. While it will likely still be quite some time before supply actually manages to catch up with demand, people are finally beginning to get their hands on their watches en masse. Show More Summary

AvigilonVoice: The Transportation Industry: Video That Looks Beyond Security To The Business

By Bryan Schmode, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President, Avigilon Supply chain interruptions. Cargo theft and loss. Traffic flow management. Safety. Process improvement. These are all headline concerns for the transportation industry, but it has struggled to prevent the associated costs from spiraling upwards in recent years. In 2013, supply [...]

McDonald’s and Deforestation: Supply Chain Traceability vs. Visibility

Categories: Industry News, Supplier Management, Supply Chain, Supply Networks, Sustainability Tags: L2, Sourcing and Categories We recently started to cover McDonald’s recently announced commitment to eliminating deforestation throughout its supply chain. Show More Summary

Legislative Trend Challenges Supply Chain Management

As more countries enact supply chain transparency laws to combat worker exploitation, businesses must rethink their approach to compliance.

Contract Lifecycle Management 101: Part I – An Introduction

Categories: Contract Management, Supply Chain Management Tags: Plus While contract lifecycle management, or CLM, is probably one of the most uninspiring acronyms in the procurement technology space, it is also one of the most important. Show More Summary

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