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Talking About Digital Acceleration with Graham Parker

We had the chance to talk to the CEO of Kontainers, Graham Parker. He discussed topics on EDIs, AI, the usefulness of data, and the skills the industry will need. It’s too often that discussions about the digital revolution revolve around the disruption to existing ways of doing business. For a good reason, too, because

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Navigating the Supply Chain Challenges with Paul Graham

In an episode of our podcast, Leaders in Supply Chain and Logistics, we talked with Woolworths’ Chief Supply Chain Officer about data, talent acquisition, and other challenges facing the supply chain and logistics industry. If there’s one word that comes up often when talking about the present and the future of the supply chain and

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Finding the Right Talent for Supply Chain and Logistics Featured Image

Finding the Right Talent for Supply Chain and Logistics

Supply Chain and Logistics is a huge industry. It is the core of other industries like procurement, e-commerce, third-party logistics, and a lot more to mention. The industry runs in a very constructed business model, but aside from that; what really drives supply chain and logistics? Is it the products, the services or simply the

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Dealing with a Difficult Boss

How many bosses do you think you’ll have before retirement? The younger Baby Boomers have almost twelve jobs between the ages of 18 and 50 on average. The job-hopping Millennials will probably have even more. And with twelve or more entries in the job history section of the CV, you will probably have more than

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The single most important thing in START-ups: Hiring! Featured Image

The single most important thing in START-ups: Hiring!

What is the biggest challenge for startups? You would think it’s raising money, closing deals, doing sales or finding partners. Wrong! It’s hiring people. I bet if you polled a bunch of startup founders the data would be very conclusive. Below we want to share some of the discussions we had with start-up founders and

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Stuck in your senior job? Here’s what to do. Featured Image

Stuck in your senior job? Here’s what to do.

Getting stuck in your career is a huge risk. Avoid it at all cost! If only things would be that easy. Many people feel stranded in management roles. Your shiny title and good pay may make you feel safe, but you’re bored to tears and there’s impossible to move up. Or you’re a VP who

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Top 3 Skills Logistics Companies want to recruit in 2018 Featured Image

Top 3 Skills Logistics Companies want to recruit in 2018

The face of the typical logistics professional has morphed. This has resulted in the process of recruitment in the logistics and supply chain industries being more streamlined to identify innovative candidates who can speak the right mix of languages, with the right set of skills. In addition to logistics professionals, the increase in the need

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AI taking over Supply Chains. Are you ready? Featured Image

AI taking over Supply Chains. Are you ready?

I had a very interesting talk recently with Paul Bradley, CEO of Caprica International. One of the industry leaders best connected with latest technology start-ups. One of the most interesting topics? AI! It made me realize that change is happening faster than most of us anticipate and AI is a big part of it. Listen to the

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Recruiting a new CXO- who is the best candidate? Featured Image

Recruiting a new CXO- who is the best candidate?

“We need to recruit a new CXO. Can you search our competitors to see who is the best candidate?” This is the PROBLEM with some senior-level searches today. Companies are looking for more of the same. They want to hire the best from their competitors. And whilst in theory that is ok, that may not

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LEX GREENSILL​

Chief Executive Officer, Greensill​

Lex is the co-founder and CEO of Greensill, and a Senior Advisor and Crown Representative to Her Majesty’s Government on Supply Chain Finance. He was awarded the CBE for Services to the British Economy in Queen Elizabeth II’s 2017 Birthday Honours.

Lex previously established the global SCF business at Morgan Stanley, and led the EMEA SCF business at Citi.

Lex holds an MBA from Manchester Business School, and is a Solicitor of the Supreme Courts of England and Wales, and Queensland.