Do Your Homework!

June 4, 2009

Careful planning and preparation should be an unassailable part of any supply chain initiative. But these days it’s surprisingly—and distressingly—rare. We’re mired in the middle of the worst recession in decades, and everyone’s facing pressure to do something, anything, to make the situation better. As panic creeps in, so too does the temptation adopt quick-fix solutions without reading the fine print.

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But as anyone who’s been burned by a rushed supply chain decision will tell you, the perils of slapdash solutions are many. This economic climate is none too forgiving of hastily made mistakes (and the people that make them) that might have been easily reversed in more prosperous times.

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