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What Resilience Really Is

Whenever we in supply chain talk about “resilience” it’s almost always much more than the quality of “keep calm and carry on” our people...

Keep Up and Go Further

It’s the beginning of a new year, and with it comes two questions: “What could happen?” and “What can we do to make things...

Challenging

A couple of weeks back, the SCMAP team gathered - physically, for the first time in twenty-two months - for a simple Christmas dinner.   It...

The Great Recalibration

I’ve been thinking lately about what’s been dubbed “the Great Resignation” and what’s driving it. How come people are quitting their jobs en masse...

Is It Time for a Vaccine Mandate?

My first question was: “Is it time to impose a vaccine mandate on logistics frontliners?”   This occurred to me as we untangle the (still existing)...

Supply Chain Lessons from Squid Game

If you haven’t seen Squid Game yet, fair warning—this column contains spoilers.   If you have, well, you might wonder why I am writing about Squid...

Customer-Obsessed

The key question of our SCMAP Supply Chain Conference this year—dubbed SCC21 Live—was “what is supply chain’s next big story?”   There are a lot of...

Too Slow

As of this writing, the Department of Health reported that it has administered over 48 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines. Over 22 million Filipinos...

Supply Chain’s Next Big Story

Maybe it’s just me, but the last few weeks have illustrated just how weary we’ve all become from the pandemic, and the still unsatisfactory...

On Repeat

Speaking to legislators a couple of weeks ago, socioeconomic planning secretary Karl Chua said that the spread of the Delta variant may delay the...