Thursday, July 16, 2020
HBR: Coronavirus Is a Wake-Up Call for Supply Chain Management

HBR: Coronavirus Is a Wake-Up Call for Supply Chain Management

Of course, AAPN uniquely has a membership that spans the entire textile/apparel supply chain 'from the dirt to the shirt'.
HARVARD: 8 Ways to Manage Your Team While Social Distancing

HARVARD: 8 Ways to Manage Your Team While Social Distancing

It’s challenging enough to manage yourself in quarantine without face-to-face human interaction and the structure of a typical workday. Now add to that the task of managing a team under those conditions, especially when you’ve never done it before. It’s daunting.
HBR: That Discomfort You're Feeling Is Grief

HBR: That Discomfort You’re Feeling Is Grief

We know this is temporary, but it doesn’t feel that way and we realize things will be different.
Fortune poll: 63% of Americans worry they won't be able to pay their bills during the coronavirus crisis

Fortune poll: 63% of Americans worry they won’t be able to pay their bills...

Americans across the board became more concerned that a recession is likely in the next year.
Food Chains, Supply chains - All Companies Compete as Chains

Food Chains, Supply chains – All Companies Compete as Chains

This editorial isfrom the Facebook page of White Oak Pastures, located in Bluffton, GA, 20 miles from Sue Strickland's hometown of Ft. Gaines, GA.
Struggling to Deliver: Amazon Halts Shipments of Non-Essential Goods

Struggling to Deliver: Amazon Halts Shipments of Non-Essential Goods

Even Amazon is struggling to keep up in the midst of what is a completely unprecedented challenge for the world's supply chains.
What It Takes to Run a Great Virtual Meeting

What It Takes to Run a Great Virtual Meeting

As companies scramble to protect employees from the spreading coronavirus with travel restrictions and remote work arrangements virtual meetings are about to become the temporary new norm.
FORTUNE: The Greatest Designs of Modern Times

FORTUNE: The Greatest Designs of Modern Times

This is an amazing list, great for whiling away a little time
FastCompany: The 10 Most Innovative Style Companies of 2020

FastCompany: The 10 Most Innovative Style Companies of 2020

The companies that topped this year’s top 10 list are anticipating tomorrow’s trends.
Interesting Numbers and Personal Coronavirus Stories

Interesting Numbers and Personal Coronavirus Stories

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