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Industry and Market Trends Are Reshaping Approaches to Supply Chain Training and Development

Published: 20 November 2014

ID: G00268145

Analyst(s): Ken Chadwick


Changes in global supply chains and the talent marketplace are challenging supply chain leaders to think about learning and development in a new way. This document highlights the impacts of three industry and market trends and how to adapt your learning strategies.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Increases in the scale, scope and complexity of the supply chain are forcing supply chain leaders to customize their approach to learning and development
  • Capability requirements are changing for supply chain leaders as supply chains evolve through the stages of supply chain maturity
  • Marketplace shifts in workforce demographics are leaving knowledge gaps in many industries that supply chain leaders must bridge

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