Transportation / Operations / Supply Chain

Welcome to Fordham University Gabelli School of Business’ Transportation/Operations/Supply Chain Community! Here you’ll find resources such as blogs, events, and resources specific to Transportation, Operations, and Supply Chain to help you embrace your career and academic journey and explore Fordham’s career resources in one central space.

The scope of supply chain management and operations is very broad, and no two companies necessarily have the same approach to it. Therefore, there are not really defined supply chain career paths—but this also means your education and experience can take you anywhere.

Logistics is an industry that plays a massive role in our economy. By 2045, total freight is projected to reach 27 billion tons while the value is expected to grow to $38 trillion, showing the sheer magnitude of this important, yet often overlooked, industry.

Basically, if an organization makes something, or sells something another organization makes, they need logistics professionals to ensure their operations keep on running smoothly.

57 Highly Influential Business and Leadership Books That Can Boost Your Management Skills

Here’s an interesting read on Insider.com about 57 highly influential business and leadership books that can help boost one’s management skills. It is believed that that new information and perspectives can help one grow smarter, more innovative and resilient. Reading …

By Anjani Shah
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8 Career Tips From People Who Landed an Internship at BlackRock

As a current student or recent graduate, one question you might be asking yourself is how can you prepare yourself for an interview and secure a job. But given the fact that interviews and application processes differ from company to …

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The Career Trajectory of the Future: The Mashup

Many people started down their career paths with the belief they would stay in the same field – or even at the same company – until retirement. Some envisioned their parents’ or even grandparents’ trajectory: choosing a career, landing a …

By Ivy Exec - Ivy Exec
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Remote Work: Should it Die with COVID?

Remote work has become second nature to many who have worked through the COVID-19 pandemic, but as the US begins to return to a modicum of normalcy, we’ve seen a steady return to the office. While many agree with their …

By Charles Plissner
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11 Skills Every Forward-Looking Executive is Developing in 2022

The concept of VUCA, well before the pandemic entered our lives, was coined in the managerial lexicon as shorthand for “volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity.” And today, the need to learn how to lead in a world defined by those …

By Liv McConnell - Ivy Exec
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