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Supplier-Performance-Reviews

28

Feb

Make Smarter Sourcing Decisions with Supplier Reviews

Author: Rene Garcia

With reputation and revenue on the line, supplier reviews ensure better adherence to agreed upon scope, budget, and time frames.

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supply-chain-risk-manager

15

Feb

Why you need a Supply Chain Risk Manager

Author: Rene Garcia

As an organization grows, so does their risk profile. A supply chain risk manager can work to reduce risks with a smart mitigation plan.

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supply-chain-sustainability-2018

08

Feb

Supply Chain Sustainability Predictions for 2018

Author: Rene Garcia

Driven by widespread media attenton, sustainability in supply chains has been growing in the public consciousness for several years.

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Supply-Chain-Digital-Process

31

Jan

3 Benefits of Digitizing Supply Chain Processes

Author: Rene Garcia

For a long time digital processes have been applied to core business functions such as sales and marketing. But what about Supply Chain Management?

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Drones-In-Construction

25

Jan

Using Drones to Improve Worker Safety

Author: Rene Garcia

They may look like toys for hobbyists but drones are also being employed for many practical business reasons in a variety of industries.

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5-Most-Dangerous-Jobs

17

Jan

The 5 Most Dangerous Jobs in America

Author: Rene Garcia

Every profession comes with a certain amount of risk for injury, and in some cases, there is potential for fatality.

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Supply Chain Resolutions 2018

09

Jan

Supply Chain Resolutions for 2018

Author: Rene Garcia

It’s a new year and a new you, but it’s also an opportunity to renew your commitment to building the best supply chain for your business.

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OSHA-Top10-2017

22

Dec

OSHA’s Top 10 Cited Violations of 2017

Author: Rene Garcia

Recently, at the National Safety Council Congress & Expo, OSHA shared the 10 most cited violations of 2017.

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Supply-Chain-Winter-Safety

13

Dec

Supply Chain Safety Tips for Winter

Author: Rene Garcia

During this winter season, here are a few measures companies can take to reduce risk throughout their supply chains.

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Seasonal-Workers-SupplyChain

15

Nov

Maintaining Workplace Safety with Seasonal Workers

Author: Rene Garcia

Seasonal workers are a challenge for any organization that needs temporary employees to meet the predictable spike in demand every year.

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business-case-for-sutainability

08

Nov

Making the Business Case for Supply Chain Sustainability

Author: Rene Garcia

The UN Global Compact offers clear direction for organizations adopting sustainability in their supply chains: Make the business case.

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Adult Learning Principles for Safety Training

25

Oct

Better Safety Training Through Adult Learning Principles

Author: Rene Garcia

By understanding adult learning principles, safety professionals can significantly improve the effectiveness of their training programs.

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OSHA-ITA-Deadline-Extension

18

Oct

OSHA Injury Tracking Application (ITA) Deadline Extended

Author: Rene Garcia

The OSHA Injury Tracking Application (ITA) was launched on August 1, 2017. It was designed to allow employers to submit their 300A forms electronically.

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supplier-employee-qualification

12

Oct

The Importance of Qualifying Individual Contracted Workers

Author: Rene Garcia

Prequalifying suppliers is critical for managing risk, but it is most often conducted at the company level. So what about the individual employees?

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supply-chain-sustainability

04

Oct

5 Key Steps for Supply Chain Sustainability

Author: Rene Garcia

How can you ensure that your supply chain is satisfying the demands of stakeholders to focus on environment, social, and governance standards?

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supplier-safety-culture

19

Sep

Improving Safety Culture Ignites Business Growth for Suppliers

Author: Rene Garcia

Companies of all sizes should take health, safety, and environmental regulations seriously if they want to remain competitive and attract more business.

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PG&E-Sustainability

13

Sep

Transparent Sustainability Reporting & Accountability

Author: Rene Garcia

Sustainability is quickly becoming the new watchword for any organization that wants to attract business partners, investors, and customers.

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Hurricane-Relief-PPE

06

Sep

Hurricane Relief: How to Protect Yourself During Recovery Efforts

Author: Joel Mitchell

With the destruction left behind by Hurricane Harvey—we turn our thoughts toward recovery—and best practices for PPE.

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avetta-resilient-supply-chain

16

Aug

5 Steps for Building a Resilient Supply Chain

Author: Rene Garcia

Despite your best efforts, no supply chain goes without a disruption. Your preventative actions now will determine your supply chain resiliency going forward.

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Hidden-Danger-of-Near-Compliance

08

Aug

The Hidden Danger of “Near Compliance”

Author: Rene Garcia

The hidden danger of "near compliance" is often overlooked in supply chain management, and if left unresolved can significantly increase risk.

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