Gartner Research

Leverage These European Advanced Degree Programs for Supply Chain Talent

Published: 07 November 2016

ID: G00293816

Analyst(s): Dana Stiffler

Summary

Supply chain leaders in Europe have a growing number of options — 39 programs at 29 institutions — in their quest for business-savvy, future-focused talent. Use breadth of curriculum, analytical and technology content, and applied experience to focus formal partnerships and recruit top new talent.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Reacquaint Yourself With Established Programs and Check Out Some New Ones to See Which Are Keeping Pace With Advanced Practice and Technology
  • Review Program Curricula and the Applied Projects That Students Are Working on to Ensure Broad Exposure and Experience
  • Encourage Programs to Recognize That Advanced Planning, Modeling and Analytical Tools Are Crucial to Supply Chain Professionals' Success

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