Characteristics of supply chain professionals 2021
- With sales, they behave like production and with production they behave like sales
- Always ready with answers and full explanation that why they are not responsible for the miss.
- Logical and reasonable and good at handling stress.
- Challenges and drives others for improvement even if they don’t know the subject
- Flexible and dynamic to change as per needs of business. Many a times what they are expediting in the morning, trying to stop in the evening.
- They are always super busy and generally find it challenging to attend organization events, functions etc.
- They are following up with others to get their work done and sometimes wonder if they are also responsible if others are not doing their work.
- Do lot of follow up throughout the day and will tell you in private that they don’t like to follow up.
- Feel underappreciated and that recognition received is not in direct proportion to their efforts and contributions.