Lou Ochs

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Many Entrepreneurs Are Too Busy, But Not Productive

If you define your self-worth as an entrepreneur by how busy you are, it’s time to find another lifestyle. We all know people who are extraordinarily busy, but never seem to accomplish anything. For survival, entrepreneurs need to be all about accomplishing results that matter for themselves, their …

Supply Chain Management Jobs Are Booming | Investopedia

https://www.investopedia.com/terms/i/inventory.aspManufacturing and processing industries depend heavily on a carefully managed supply chains to …

Profit

Should Supply Chain Professionals Plan for a Shift in Business from China to India?

It’s no secret that labor costs are rising rapidly in China as the country is very quickly moving through their industrial revolution and building an …

Bribery Remains a Global Supply Chain Concern

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has released its first-ever analysis of anti-bribery on a global scale, sounding an …

11 Essentials for Supply Chain Management

Over the years, I have had the privilege of teaching supply chain management to both students and practitioners. In addition, I have had the …

FedEx acquires Genco in big push to match UPS, DHL in contract logistics

Transportation December 16, 2014<p><b>Move affirms FedEx strategy to move beyond transport into other areas of supply chain management.</b><p>FedEx Corp., making …

The 5 Things Great Leaders Do

A fair wage and clean working conditions are the food and shelter of work — necessary, but insufficient. A thriving workplace goes beyond functional …

The best management tips of 2014

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5 Ways Leaders Strengthen And Prepare Their Teams For Change

Was there ever a time that was more uncertain than today? Are leaders prepared to manage change in ways that strengthen the teams around them?<p>Leadership is about taking the initiative to do the things others would rather avoid doing – and about allowing risk to be your best friend. Leaders make …

Why 90-Day Goals Are Better Than Year-Long Ones

Trade shorter goals for year-long ones, for greater success in keeping new habits.<p>Most people who set New Year’s resolutions don’t follow through on them.<p>Annual business goals often fall by the wayside as well. Consequently, late December brings a crush of articles on why we fail, and how we might …

Top 10 Skills Every Great Leader Needs to Succeed | Inc.com

Earlier this year, leadership development consultants Jack Zenger and Joseph Folkman published the results of a study they conducted on the skills that leaders need to succeed in their current positions. They asked more than 330,000 bosses, peers, and subordinates to rank the top four competencies …

Top 10

How to Hack Your Calendar and Create More Time in Your Day | Inc.com

Walk down the personal improvement aisle at your local bookstore and you'll find dozens and dozens of books on the subject of time management--shelf after shelf of them.<p>The authors of those books really do mean well. They're trying to help you get your time organized and tame your commitments into …

Time Management

Is Your Brain Trying To Sabotage Your Leadership?

If you’ve ever tried to lead a group of people—even a small group—you’ll know it can be a real challenge.<p>Everyone has their own personality and way of doing things, so no two situations are ever the same.<p>Now you can add another complicating factor into that leadership equation: <b>your brain</b>.<p><b>Know Your</b> …

How To Interview Your Next Boss

We tend to think that a job interview is like an audition. We think “I hope they like me!” That’s exactly the wrong mindset to bring to a job interview.<p>Who cares if they like you, if the job isn’t right for you? We spend all our mental and emotional energy at a job interview trying to be the …

10 Things 'The Office' Taught Us About Managing People | Inc.com

<i>The Office</i> was one of the most successful comedies of our time, and most would agree that the unique characters made the show what it was. Michael Scott, played by Steve Carell, was beloved for his management skills, both good and bad. It was his heart that helped us fall in love with the show, and …

Employment