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Collaboration is NO LONGER a Fluffy Topic

I facilitated an executive panel discussion on “Collaboration for Advanced Manufacturing & Supply Chain Success” with diverse viewpoints from transportation (Ontario airport), manufacturing (AMETEK Ameron), technology for manufacturing and logistics from the global leader in GIS (ESRI), and innovation, incubator and accelerator gurus.  It was a fascinating discussion on [...]

2020-09-23T22:57:28+00:00February 16, 2020|Categories: Inner Circle|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Skills Gap in the Modern Era

People are the #1 topic on our most successful clients' executives minds. That's because these clients realize that even the best strategies and plans will fail without people. On the other hand, we have seen clients that appear the least likely to succeed overcome great obstacles to not only [...]

2020-09-22T22:01:21+00:00September 10, 2019|Categories: Skills Gap, Talent|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

People & Robots Can Co-Exist Successfully

We held an engaging executive panel discussion at our APICS Inland Empire spring symposium on the topic, "The Talent Transformation: People or Robots? There is quite a lot of hoopla in the area of Inland Southern California as this geography is larger than all but 24 states (and soon [...]

The Talent Transformation: People or Robots?

No matter the industry and geography, the topic of "People vs. Robots" is a hot topic! Certainly, manufacturing has been focused on technology and automation for quite some time to navigate the path to thrive in the modern environment of high costs, regulations, and elevated customer demands. The Manufacturing [...]

The Talent Transformation: People or Robots?

March 19, 2019 The hot topic in manufacturing, supply chain, healthcare and other industries is the war on talent. No client believes he has enough "high-skilled" resources yet most also feel challenged in finding resources regardless of skill level.  On the other hand, there are statistics and studies showing [...]

What’s Ahead in Technology?

To think about what's ahead in technology, it is important to put it in perspective with what's ahead in business.  Read our article, "What's Ahead in Business?" for details on the key trends impacting business: Importance of the customer experience Taking the holistic view has become a "must" Volatility [...]

Robots Taking on Pharmaceuticals & Food?

June 22, 2018 According to the Wall Street Journal, robots are taking on pharmaceuticals and food preparation. In pharmaceuticals, companies like Eli Lilly and GlaxoSmithKline are investing heavily in automation to radically change the process of drug discovery. If robots can handle thousands of samples around the clock, although [...]

AI, Robots, IoT, Blockchain, Hike!

AI (artificial intelligence), robots, IoT (internet of things), blockchain, hike! Doesn't it sound like a foreign language?  It certainly does to my mother!  Yet it is the language of the future.  Which of these technologies should we pay attention to?  Let's look at some of the more popular ones: AI- Depending [...]

2020-10-07T23:53:25+00:00June 14, 2018|Categories: ERP, Process, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Will Robots Pay Back? Insights from Author Lisa Anderson on Critical Mass Radio Show

Published in Critical Mass on June 4th, 2018 Lisa Anderson, author of Will Robots Pay Back? shares her perspective on Critical Mass Radio Show. Click here to read more.

2020-11-08T14:29:56+00:00June 4, 2018|Categories: In The News, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Technology|Tags: , , |

The Skills Gap Emerges as #1 at Prominent Supply Chain Conference

At the Southern California Supply Chain and Logistics Summit conference, there were several keynote speakers from industry icons such as Amazon, UPS, Union Pacific and more.  One might expect quite a lot of interesting insights into the latest supply chain trends yet the most common theme among the presentations [...]

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