Supply Chain Expertise and Technology Blog by TMC, a division of C.H. Robinson

Talent Management

How Your Organization Can Help Bridge the Gap in Supply Chain Talent

Internship

Creating a Pipeline of Future Logistics Experts through Internship Programs

Finding qualified young people who are motivated to pursue a career in logistics, and who have the aptitude and mindset to excel in this global profession, is one of the most pressing problems facing logistics today. Many solutions are being pursued, but one that should not be overlooked is offering an effective internship program.
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Why Logistics is a Good Fit for Millennials

Why Logistics is a Good Fit for Millennials

Millennials

Companies are rightly concerned about the challenge of integrating Millennials into the workplace. The good news for our industry is that the supply chain profession offers opportunities that appeal to these young employees. Understanding this can help the industry attract and retain Millennials, as well as build careers that are rewarding for these individuals and their employers. Read More…

A New Class of Learning that Does Not Break with Tradition

A New Class of Learning that Does Not Break with Tradition

Classroom

Online educational platforms are attracting a lot of interest, and there is no doubt that virtual classrooms will have a major impact on professional education.

Will the physical classroom soon become obsolete? Not by a long way. I believe that the more traditional settings continue to offer important advantages for professional learners, some of which are not available in a virtual environment. Read More…

Managing Your Supply Chain With a Vertical Twist

Managing Your Supply Chain With a Vertical Twist

Runner

When a runner wants to take his or her performance to the next level, a logical course of action is to consult a running coach. In much the same way, a shipper in a specific industry that wants to improve supply chain performance needs relevant expertise within that vertical.

That’s why enlightened logistics service providers are turning vertically in the hunt for ways to help their shipper customers raise the performance bar. Read More…