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Why Do Many Digital Transformations Fail? The Company Doesnít Focus Enough on Culture

The Boston Consulting Group
The Boston Consulting Group

Only 17% of Companies That Neglect Workplace Culture in Their Digital Transformation Efforts Improve Performance, While 90% of Companies That Prioritize Culture Thrive, According to The Boston Consulting Group

 

Companies recognize that they need to imbue their operations with digital technology in order to survive and thrive. Yet most major change efforts focused on digital innovation do not improve company performance because leaders are not focused enough on people and digital culture, according to research by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). The results are reported in the article “It’s Not a Digital Transformation Without a Digital Culture.”

“Culture provides the guidelines that steer employees to make choices that adv

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How to Thrive in a World of Commoditized Logistics

Commoditization. That’s a scary word and it’s an industry trend that many of us working in logistics services have recognized as a growing threat. So it’s both refreshing and comforting to discover in this new EFT white paper, How to Thrive in a World of Commoditized Logistics, that leading shipper  >>


Events
 
 5 
Jun
2019
Future Stores Seattle 2019

Retail. Reimagined. The Conference for In-Store Innovators It's 2019, and the Retail Renaissance is here. For successful retailers, business-as-usual is long gone. But what's next in 2019, 2020, and beyond? Find out at Future Stores Seattle, the conference that prepares senior retail executives i ...

The Sheraton Seattle  
 
11
Jun
2019
Blockchain Implementation

This two-day, interactive class goes through the basics of what blockchain technology is, what its component parts are, and several use cases. In this way, outstanding issues to implementation are highlighted, and the impacts to implementation can be seen and evaluated. In this fashion, controls and effective govern ...

NBC TOWER| Chicago, IL  
 
17
Jun
2019
Medical Device Manufacturing Summit 2019

The Medical Device Manufacturing Summit is the premium forum bringing together senior medical device manufacturing executives and leading solution providers.  As an invitation-only event taking place behind closed doors, the Summit offers an intimate environment for focused discussion on cutting edge technology ...

The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, NV  
 
18
Jun
2019
ProcureCon IT Sourcing 2019

The Only Peer-Led IT Sourcing Conference ProcureCon IT Sourcing is the only peer-led sourcing event solely dedicated to the unique challenges of the procurement and sourcing of IT. For almost 20 years, ProcureCon has helped companies transform their programs through innovative workshops & intimate networ ...

Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel  
 

Job Opportunities
 
S&OP Manager
     
     Irvine CA  -  PERM  -  LifeWork Search

Supply Planning Manager
     
     Norfolk Area, VA  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Sourcing Specialist, General Procurement - Region Americas
     
     California - South San Francisco  -  PERM  -  Roche

Operations Specialist
     
     Fullerton  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Demand Planner/Inventory Planner
     
     Huntington Beach  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Manager - Health System
     
     Bothell, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips

Senior Manager, Strategic Sourcing
     
     Secaucus  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Retail Operations Analyst
     
     Universal City  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page

Market Procurement Manager
     
     Bothell, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips

Inventory Management Ops Manager
     
     Memphis, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Direct Procurement Project Manager
     
     New Jersey - Branchburg  -  PERM  -  Roche

Sr. Sourcing Manager
     
     Arizona - Tucson  -  PERM  -  Roche

Director of Fulfillment Operations
     
     New York  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Director, Procurement Engineering (Medical Consumables & Sensors)
     
     Andover, Massachusetts  -  PERM  -  Philips

Regional Procurement Manager for Health Systems Organization
     
     Latham, New York  -  PERM  -  Philips





 
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Last update 5 May 2019
Solid rise in new orders drives further improvement in operating conditions
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI ô  -  IHS Markit
United States 


Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Maximum safety and reliability and reducing the costs for our customers at the same time: we are able to offer the chemical industry an extensive range of chemical logistics services that hardly any other logistics specialist can match. It is our goal to harmonise our services with your specifications in s...


Deloitte Study: More than 70 Percent of Consumers Plan to Shop During the Holiday Weekend; Cyber Monday to Grab the Most Spending

More than 7 in 10 (71 percent) holiday shoppers plan to head to the stores and online over the Thanksgiving weekend (Thanksgiving Thursday - Cyber Monday), according to a new survey from Deloitte. Holiday shoppers say...


Education
 
 2 
Jun
2019
World Class Sales and Operations Planning
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
 4 
Jun
2019
Supply Chain Project Management: Fundamentals
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus
 6 
Jun
2019
Supply Chain Risk Management
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
11
Jun
2019
Supply Chain Project Management: Vendor Selection & Management
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus
18
Jun
2019
Supply Chain Project Management: Effectively Managing Transformation Projects
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus

Local & Regional Agenda
 


Resources
 
MADEL: Roadmap to Industry 4.0: Planning & Scheduling in the personal & home care industry

Established in 1977 Madel Spa, is a leading Italian manufacturing company specialized in products for home & personal care. Madel’s mission is the capability to create high-quality and environmentally sustai...

Digitalisation in Procurement and Supply CIPS and The University of Melbourne

The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply Australasia (CIPS) has been working with the University of Melbourne on a new paper about the digitilsation of supply chains, and how digital can increase efficiency...


International Agenda