LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – July 2018

THE DIGITALISATION JOURNEY: Model T Fords, or Faster Horses? This edition explores the nuances of digital transformation in logistics, profiles effective leadership in the digital era, assesses the progress toward ASEAN economic integration, and questions the effectiveness of current leadership development programs. Articles in this edition include:

The Digitalisation Journey: Model T Fords, or Faster Horses? The Case for Faster Horses – LogiSYM July 2018

[vc_single_image image=”8954″ img_size=”large” qode_css_animation=””] A Story of John John is an Asia-Pacific Operations Manager, and like many had inherited a warehouse run on spreadsheets and manual processes. When I talked about this with John in a coffee shop, I could feel his frustration – the company he works for is facing issues of rising costs […]

A Simple Profile of a ‘True’ Leader in the Digital Age – LogiSYM July 2018

[vc_single_image image=”8966″ img_size=”large” alignment=”center” qode_css_animation=””]Progressive organizations consistently lament the dearth of capable leaders who can take up the reins at the top and sustain a robust stride towards continued prosperity.  One of the challenges facing organizations in the respective context is the changing role and skill set of leaders that are expected to thrive in […]

Window of Hope Towards ASEAN Economic Integration – LogiSYM July 2018

[vc_single_image image=”8982″ img_size=”large” alignment=”center” qode_css_animation=””]Conceived in 2003, the ASEAN Single Window (ASW) is a digital platform that aims to connect and integrate national single windows across ASEAN. Through the exchange of documents digitally, customs clearance will ideally be simplified and expedited. The streamlined electronic submission process for cargo clearance enabled by the single window programme […]

Leadership Development – Money up in Smoke? – LogiSYM July 2018

[vc_single_image image=”8961″ img_size=”large” qode_css_animation=””]Year after year organisations invests large sums in an attempt to improve their leadership capability as a means to create organisational cultures which deliver for customers and shareholders. Whether the organisation operates within upstream or downstream upstream or downstream, manufacturing, resources, operations, logistics or wider supply chain, in the majority of cases, […]