GAINS On Podcast Episode 1: The Next Supply Chain Crisis with Jeff Metersky

In this in-depth discussion on supply chain management, we explore the importance of identifying risks and vulnerabilities to create a more resilient supply chain. Jeff Metersky dives into the necessity of risk assessment and how to employ data-driven approaches to predict and respond to various disruptions. Learn about creating ‘Playbooks’ and ‘Business Continuity Plans’ to pre-empt disruptions and to recover quickly when they occur. We discuss the significance of building in redundancy and contingency planning, helping your business recover faster when unexpected disruptions hit. They also touch on the lessons learned from the global pandemic and how companies can better prepare for future challenges.

Topics Covered:

  • Importance of risk assessment
  • Using data to identify vulnerabilities
  • Building Business Continuity Plans
  • Proactive vs. Reactive supply chain management
  • Building redundancy and contingency plans
  • How to make data-driven decisions to mitigate risks
  • Balancing risk tolerance and resiliency in business decision-making

Who Should Watch:

  • Supply Chain Managers
  • Business Executives
  • Risk Assessment Teams
  • Operations Managers

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