Analytics
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Black Swan Alert: Low Tech Links Devastate High Tech Supply Chains

paulbarsch - November 8, 2011

Find your supply chain best practices checklist. Just-in-time processes? Check.  Optimum sourcing strategies? Check. Lean logistics? Check. Best-in-class technologies? Check.  Black swan…

Analytics
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Black Swans Causing a Rethink on Global Supply Chains?

paulbarsch - April 19, 2011

A fair percentage of academicians and corporate supply chain experts agree that running supply chains “lean and mean” with just…

Predictive Analytics
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Is the Mother of All Black Swans Coming?

PaulBarsch1 - August 5, 2009

Whether you like Nassim Taleb’s writing style or not, his books and the ideas within are worth careful study. For…

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Inflexible Business Models and Black Swan Exposure

PaulBarsch1 - June 18, 2009

Too many companies are not prepared for the significant adverse event – rare and unexpected kurtosis. As such, when tsunami’s…