Take your KPI’s with a grain of salt

Take your KPI’s with a grain of salt

KPI's Improving performance starts with measuring performance. In Dutch, we say 'meten is weten', which

Are planners making mistakes?

Are planners making mistakes?

Recently, I have written a blog post about the need for the human factor in

Do we still need a  human factor in planning? (spoiler: yes!)

Do we still need a human factor in planning? (spoiler: yes!)

Why humans are needed There seems to be a trend to promote supply chain planning

XXX unless. Because thinking is hard.

XXX unless. Because thinking is hard.

Suppose you own a company that produces something. You need machines, transport, labor, a building,

Master Planning, yes. Order chasing, no.

Master Planning, yes. Order chasing, no.

In make to order production environments, the master planning level is crucial to determine order

Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) – more important than others?

Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) – more important than others?

There has been much interest in S&OP in the last few years. As with many