Question for logistics & operations managers. What's the biggest obstacle keeping you and your coworkers from performing at your highest level?
Is anyone else absolutely swamped with work? I haven’t had a full weekend since we went on lockdown and it’s driving me insane.
Any tips on what you can do about it? Or is it just a matter of embracing the suck
I’m a second year M&A associate and I have a second round with Gibson Dunn in their NY office. Any insight on the office, practice, environment and etc. Would be greatly appreciated.
Hi everyone, I'm eager to get some B.A or Project experience, having recently achieved my certification in Agile Project Management and I’m looking for new opportunities as a Project Administrator or Coordinator. I am experienced in project administration, sales, and PA work. I'm especially interested if anyone has any roles (remote or hybrid) in the U.K. Thanks in advance!
Is an MBA helpful if you are interested in becoming a product manager? What can I do in my consulting role to better develop the right skill sets? What skills can I develop outside my work to better position my resume? 24 with 2.5 YOE
Any gardeners? If so two questions: 1. Are these flowers or weeds? 2. Do you pull out dead daffodils or leave them be? Thank you!
Performance cycle be like...
I plan to lateral to another firm in the same area of law (insurance defense, south FL). The pay at this new firm is better with prospects of becoming partner, or at least growing with the firm. My current firm is a mess. I know they will be an even bigger mess when I leave, but I just can’t take it anymore. The thing is—my boss is wonderful. I’ve come to care about the firm and him so dearly. It’s other things at the firm that are making me want to leave. How do I break it to him? (Cont’d..)
During this wfh time, started up a YouTube channel on gaming. Pretty average gamer but getting better daily. Check it out and drop a like. https://www.youtube.com/user/wavyg1
Hi I'm looking to pivot out of research as a bench scientist and into something else but I'm not sure where. Any suggestions for departments or roles to look into?
I’m carrying a client at the moment. SM hasn’t responded to client requests in a week. I’ve been replying and holding at bay. How do I handle this? They want travel schedules, meeting agendas etc.
Anyone else feeling like every single day of work in consulting with the current home office set up is a real pain & struggling to motivate to even care about the job? Any advice to regain motivation? Balancing long hours and constant time pressure without sitting together with the team and the client seems so much harder
McKinsey & Company Bain & Company Do consulting firms require GMAT/GRE/EA test scores for MBA job applications? If yes, how much weight do they hold? I am studying for GMAT currently and trying to get a sense of how important my score will be in recruiting.
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Which CPG is doing the best work? What’s been the catalyst to the good work? Seems like the days of giant CPG is winding down.
hey art directors. specifically those of you who are juniors with a couple years experience. i’m looking for a cool sexy partner for goofs, gaffs, and finding our way in and out of jams. mostly just someone to sit next to me at work because i’m Very Lonely. details inside.
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What shortages are there in the nation/world right now? We want to partner up with new product firms but we want to ensure that the partnership is lucrative enough for us. The past two years have been loss after loss and we can't keep risking it all.
Looking to sue my manager/company! I drive trucks for a supply chain management company. I recently got into an accident because of faulty brakes. The truck is fine but I got bad whiplash and now my entire spine hurts.
Looking to get advice on two different job offers. I am only concerned about long term career prospects in choosing one or the other. Offer 1: warehouse manager for a beverage company. Offer 2: material distribution manager for an industrial equipment manufacturer. Again, only want input on future opportunities that each might provide. Thanks!
Many young people don't consider supply chain management as a career option. In your opinion, why is the interest minimal, and what could make it more appealing?
Is it possible to find a six-figure job right out of college? How long did it take you to start earning that kind of salary?
Had a "haha" moment. I had been dealing with a client for months and they were somewhat satisfied, if a little bit exigent with their demands. My boss told me I was screwing things up, decided to take the partnership upon themselves, and a week after, this client cut ties with us.
Hello everyone new to the group here this is the first time posting in this forum. Don’t really know how to start but hopefully I can find some help here looking for new employment opportunities. I’m in the Houston area, it’s been a little hard finding a good lead.
Hello - Has anyone had any experience working for or working with Nolan Transportation Group (or TransportationInsight)? Currently interviewing with them and any information is appreciated.
I am a truck driver for a logistics company. It isn’t the most glamorous job but it allows me some flexibility and I make good money. Can I move upward from this position eventually?
What is the best country for a career in SCM? For salary, stability, and work-life balance?
Does anyone have a good way of managing customer profiles? Working in logistics I speak with a lot of different customers, carriers, warehouses, brokers, etc and I am looking for a way to organize the notes I have for each one that I can filter through. My company most likely won’t purchase new software but we do have basic Microsoft programs. TIA !
I have been in logistics for 5 years now since I was 18. I started out lumping trucks -> order processor -> CSR -> Amazon trainer/lead -> and I made a huge jump into the corporate world now as a Logistics Operations Associate for one of the biggest bottling companies. I have no degree and I feel like I was low balled heavily. Where do I go from here career wise? I can't afford school I believe in a year I can file Fafsa solo. What is my next role after this? What should be my niche? Cont.
Does anyone have the Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) certification? If so, what is the benefit of obtaining this certification?
Does anyone else think we should start investing in more light rail systems to cover some of the distribution problems we're having? I think it might be a good idea. Anyone have any thoughts about this?
Hiring managers in the USA.
What are you looking for in a candidate?
What skills? What are the must haves??
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