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Background for supply chain? I'm interested in learning about supply chain work and am curious if anyone has advice on how to learn more about it/what skills would be useful.

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There are MS programs.

Many parts to supply chain. What drives your interest?

Procurement life cycle is a great place to start. A CPSM certification will give you knowledge on it.

Engineering and math drive the supply chain

Technology is perhaps the best area to learn like ERP and best of breed software.

For learning, you don't need a degree but read through leading publications for the SC areas you are interested in. There are publications for logistics, manufacturing, etc.

I have a CS background and think I'd find it more stimulating than what I'm doing now (cyber risk)

Why specifically and what are you doing now?

A cert would get you started. Join trade groups, check out ISM, and seriously consider a CPSM. That will help you without having direct experience. My background is from that field, worked the entire life cycle of SCM in many forms. Let me know if you want more info, happy to share and give specific info.

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