Listen to this episode of Talking Supply Chain wherever you get your podcasts.
Ask any group of supply chain manager what are their most pressing issues, and finding talent is likely to top the list. One potential untapped labor resource is people with disabilities. It takes imagination and planning, but the disabled community can bring real value to an organization.
On this episode of Talking Supply Chain, Michigan State professor Sriram Narayanan and Ed Terris, vice president of apparel manufacturing at Goodwill Industries of South Florida, outline a five-step framework to create a human-centric supply chain in your organization.
Be sure to listen wherever you get your podcasts.
And be sure to read Narayanan’s and Terris’s article from Supply Chain Management Review.
About the Author
Bob Trebilcock, editorial director, has covered materials handling, technology, logistics and supply chain topics for nearly 30 years. In addition to Supply Chain Management Review, he is also Executive Editor of Modern Materials Handling. A graduate of Bowling Green State University, Trebilcock lives in Keene, NH. He can be reached at 603-357-0484.