4 Tips For Starting Your New Job in a Work From Home World

Welcome to 2020: the year that nobody could have predicted and everybody wishes would just be over already. Things have changed drastically in such a short period of time, and many norms of home and office life have flown out the window. For those lucky enough to be starting a new job during these times, […]

How I Found Composure in a Quarantined World

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Embrace the Difficulties to Find Your Groove The era of a Quarantine lifestyle has certainly been straining on all of us. We all know the rules by now: stay home if you can, avoid personal contact, cover your face in public, and so on.  In my own personal life, however, these major changes couldn’t happened […]

3 Ways to Bring Your Supply Chain Home During Quarantine

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Avoid Household Shortages with these Simple Tips Here at SCM Connections, we’ve devoted some pretty significant airtime on the challenges facing our business during quarantine, to manufacturing supply chains, and to supporting our industry colleagues.  Demand planners?  We’ve done webinars on how to deal with your quirky demand signals. My hospital friends? Check out our podcast […]

Roll Call: What to Look for When You’re Coming Out of an Allocation Crisis

Do NOT Self-Destruct; We’re Planning Our Way Out So here we are now…  It’s officially a toilet paper crisis.  Unless you’ve been self-quarantining from the media over the past few weeks, you’re sure to have heard all about it. Stores sold out, hoarders stockpiling for resale, and strangers squaring off for the right to squeeze […]

6 Tips for New Consultants: Thriving and Surviving in an Unfamiliar World

Go Beyond What You Think You’re Capable Of Starting out as a new consultant, especially if you’re a fresh graduate, can feel intimidating. The title of ‘consultant’ suggests subject matter expertise, which new hires typically lack. Being unable to answer client questions when you’re starting out often leads to feeling of uncertainty mixed with an […]