Visioning: The Last Thing an Enterprise Needs When Starting Up

A husband-and-wife couple approaches and asks a consultant for help in their business. The husband-and-wife couple just started a business selling electrical devices such as relays and circuit breakers.  Demand was strong at the onset and the couple has found themselves working around the clock serving customer orders.  Maybe the consultant can contribute some ideas?Continue reading “Visioning: The Last Thing an Enterprise Needs When Starting Up”

The Basics of Supply Chain Mapping

A map is a visual representation.  In the context of supply chains, it describes the flow of operations and/or information pertaining to the procurement, transformation, and logistics of products and services.  To put it another way, it’s a visual aid that shows what a supply chain looks like and how it functions.  The simplest wayContinue reading “The Basics of Supply Chain Mapping”