The Covid-19 pandemic has ushered in the largest working-from-home population in human history alongside great disruptions to the supply chain. High demand alongside constrained labor and resource capacity in manufacturing and logistics has created critical shortages for medical equipment and essential consumer goods.
What has become clear is that organizations, more than ever, are in need of business-critical talent. Coupled with economic uncertainty, many supply chain professionals are seeking advice on how to demonstrate their value to secure their role. While many supply chain professionals will continue to work on-site, their colleagues, including key decision-makers, may be working from home; creating further challenges to visibility.
On request, we have put together this practical guide to help navigate this new territory. This guide will define:
What we mean by business-critical roles
How to demonstrate your value virtually
What steps to take to move your career forward if necessary