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Supply Chain Innovation: Begin by Innovating Management

Published: 19 June 2018

ID: G00350464

Analyst(s): Virginia Howard


Increasing innovation requires a shift in the role and practices of management. That means ensuring decision making and management oversight encourage innovation. This research shows supply chain leaders how they can drive more innovation by managing differently.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Evaluate Management Practices That May Be Inhibiting Innovation
  • Innovate Management Practices to Remove Common Obstacles to Achieving More Innovation
    • Decision Making
    • Communication
    • Performance Evaluation
    • Strategic Planning
    • Resource Allocation
  • Drive Persistent, Positive Effects in the Supply Chain Organization

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