• Managing risk set to dominate supply chains

    January 12, 2009 0 comment

    MANAGING risk is likely to be the major concern of the supply chain industry in the 21st century and companies should be shaping network designs based on when disruption occurs, not if…

  • Crossing the line – workplace bullying

    August 25, 2008 11 comments

    THE QUESTION ‘when does a practical joke cross the line to become bullying?’ can be difficult to answer, however according to Harmers Workplace Lawyers, a key consideration in the courts is the action itself, rather than the motivation or intent.

  • Multi-skilling can provide solutions to skills shortages

    February 11, 2008 0 comment

    EFFECTIVE and well targeted training, particularly that aimed at multi-skilling of production staff, can be a powerful force in addressing current skills shortages in manufacturing.