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Hope everyone is having a great weekend so far! With the upcoming holiday on Monday, a lot of companies are operating at a reduced capacity. This actually affects us since we utilize transportation co… more

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Looking to transition back into a logistics or supply chain role in NYC and seeking advice, leads, or resources to brush up on skills.

Background: Double majored in scm and information systems. Interned in supply … more

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Anyone else work during virtual meetings? Just find myself answering emails or there is always that one random person who doesn’t look at your status and just calls you while I’m in the middle of an i… more

Does your job have you complete yearly training? How much of that training do you think you actually utilize?

Anyone here ever late to a zoom/teams meeting? What do you think about people starting the meeting super early (5-10 minutes)? I generally arrive 1 minute before my scheduled meetings.

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What are some ways you combat stress during your workday? I try to block off time in my calendar so that I have extra time for other tasks, especially if there is a person out on PTO.

Does your company post salary ranges for internal jobs? I feel as though that information should be readily available. My company thankfully shows it but I know someone whose job doesn’t post this inf… more

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I was in supply chain but also have a background in executive assistance. Ready to join a team again!

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Hope everyone’s weekend has been great! Name something fun that you did! I will start! I am out of town visiting some family in Maryland!

What exactly is a fair raise nowadays? Is it 2-3%? Is that the norm? How often do you get merit increases each year?

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Hi all, wondering what industry pays the highest for supply chain roles and is the most progressive. Would like to get into consulting or oil & gas but not sure how and not sure if it’s the right … more

Just want to get back to work.

Logistics, Inventory, Purchasing, and E-commerce roles within the manufacturing cycle, with simultaneously driving growth for startup ventures, is undeniably challenging. Despite my extens… more

Am I crazy to want a change and yet be terrified at the same time? I work for myself. I do independent dispatch for independent carriers. Been doing it since 2016. I love what I do. But I need a change. Even if t… more

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Has anyone used AI to make cover letters or resumes? The technology that goes into it is amazing! Really helps cut down on the amount of time for edits and it offers really good suggestions!

I was just laid off and currently interviewing with 3 different companies. 2 of those, just found out that is the supplier of the other. Can I continue to interview?

Anyone remember “bring your child to work day”? I remember when my mother worked with a major insurance company and all the ladies were fond of me. And then I believe they made me help do some work wh… more

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How many meetings do you have in a typical week? For me, I have about 10-15.

Does anyone here have a mentor at work that they look up to? I have heard that having one greatly helps one career.

How much impact do you think availability of personnel has on the other aspects of operational logistics activities?

What is one skill that you have now that you wish that you have had back when you were younger? For me, I wish I would’ve taken computer coding more seriously.

Hope everyone has had a great weekend so far! Name something fun that you have done.

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Do you think that it is good to counter an offer if you know your value and can back up the data with relevant metrics? I always wonder this as it could very well blow up in your face or it could net … more

Has anyone experienced racism or discrimination in the workplace? If so, how did you deal with it?

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Do you have your LinkedIn profile set to private or public? Also, are you content with your current role?

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To be come agreat market leader

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Hope everyone is having a great weekend!!! Name something fun that you did!! For me, I went and visited some friends up north.

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What are some things that you do to help focus throughout the day? For me, it is just blocking out time and working on smaller tasks and getting those out the way so that I have more time for the bigg… more

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Happy Friday everyone! It’s been a long week! Tell me, did anyone go to the NFL draft in Detroit? I’m local to the area and so it’s really good to see tourism coming back to our city.

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Hi everyone.
For the people who are already in management positions (or at least have a team reporting to you), how did you get there and what do you think makes you a good manager?

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Any leads regarding internships for Supply Chains Management (Masters student)?

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Any companies in the industry that are hiring right now? I’ve applied for so many jobs and can’t tell which ones are actually hiring. Never hear back from most of them.

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I have been in the accounting field for about 4 years now, I really want to make the change to supply chain. Accounting was never me. I live in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas. Do you guys have any suggestio… more

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Can someone give a range for a supply chain transformation manager salary? There are not many salaries that have the given title and want to be ready to negotiate when the time comes. Any advice or ti… more

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How do you disconnect from work? I have teams installed on my phone and I usually just set a focus mode so that it doesn’t bother me outside of work hours. I am salary, I know that it is harder for sa… more

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Good morning!! Anyone here belong to a logistics group on LinkedIn? I regularly get posts from the many members in my group and they share a lot of good information. The other thing is that they try t… more

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How many of you invest in stock/ cryptocurrency? How much of your disposable income do your contribute?

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How do you prepare for interviews? What are some things you do to be better equipped for one?

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Anyone ever encounter hostility in a workplace? What about it coming from your manager? How did you handle this? I left my previous position due to poor management and I’m so glad I did!

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Why does this field pay like shit? I should have gone to tech or consulting 🤦‍♂️

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What are some things you guys did this weekend that was productive? For me, I reorganized my office space at home and cleaned up a little bit.

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