Gartner Research

Digital Business Will Require a Forward-Thinking Supply Chain Planning Talent Strategy

Published: 18 February 2020

ID: G00464634

Analyst(s): KC Quah, John Johnson

Summary

Hiring the proper talent is essential to deploy successful digital planning technologies and strategies. This research will help supply chain leaders focused on strategy and leadership to determine what types of activities will be automated and how to provide the proper skill sets moving forward.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Develop a Model for Supply Chain Planning Skill Sets Required for the Future and Revisit It Often
  • Identify Planning Roles for the Future and Develop an Aggressive Strategy for Recruiting New Hires and Retraining Employees
  • Incorporate Digital Strategy and Skill Sets Into Branding for Supply Chain Planning Recruitment

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