Executive Briefings

Portrait of the Indispensable Supply Chain Leader

No wonder there's a skills gap among many Westerners about to enter the supply chain world, says Stan Fawcett, professor of global supply chain management at Georgia Southern University. They have not been trained to be experts at multiple disciplines and have little idea how to draw the best out of people. On the other hand, China and India are churning out graduates prepared for the supply chain transformation of the future. [Run Time (Min.): 10:38]

No wonder there's a skills gap among many Westerners about to enter the supply chain world, says Stan Fawcett, professor of global supply chain management at Georgia Southern University. They have not been trained to be experts at multiple disciplines and have little idea how to draw the best out of people. On the other hand, China and India are churning out graduates prepared for the supply chain transformation of the future. [Run Time (Min.): 10:38]