Source One's series for keeping up with the most recent highlights in procurement, strategic sourcing, and supply chain news week-to-week. Check-in with us every Monday to stay up to date with the latest supply management news.
Team Conflict: The Good, Bad and the Ugly Kate Vitasek, Future of Sourcing, 10/22/2019
A procurement team must be cohesive if they want to succeed. Harmonious teamwork doesn't mean, however, that the team won't disagree and butt heads here and there. Kate Vitasek reminds leaders that while unhealthy conflict can bring your team down, productive conflict (and productive conflict resolution) can lead to positive consequences. Reuse, Recycle, Re-manufacture ... Now! Michael Lamoureux, Sourcing Innovation, 10/23/2019
There's a common misconception that its highly expensive for supply chains to go green. Several recent studies show that the greener option is, in fact, very often the more cost effective one. Michael Lamoureux provides insight as to how re-manufacturing efforts can help deliver on cost reduction opportunities and how a sustainable supply chain could mean better finances for your company. How to Successfully Make a Career Change into Supply Chain Thomas Net, 10/23/2019
Changing careers is inherently stressful, but it doesn't have to be quite so arduous. With so much demand, a transition into Supply Chain Management could provide exciting new opportunities to drive global businesses. Thomas Net spoke to 30 Under 30 Rising Supply Chain Stars to found out how these emerging leaders smoothly transitioned into their current careers.