Monthly Archives: May 2014

Resilient and Cost Efficient Supply Chains

Discussion Questions: Carefully explain the difference between a “resilient” and an “efficient” supply chain. What is the difference between recurrent risks and disruptive risks?  How should each type of risk be dealt with? What strategies do the authors suggest for … Continue reading

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Google Glass – The Launch of a New Product

Discussion Questions: This post has two articles that describe the launch of the new “Google Glass” product.  Read the articles carefully and describe what Google has done so far to develop this product and understand the market for it. The … Continue reading

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