Logistics for Nonprofits: 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Shipping Goods

Flexport

It is estimated that 60-80% of the global humanitarian aid spend is related to logistics services. Whether you are a shipper or receiver of goods, international trade is fraught with complexity, particularly for nonprofits. From quoting & documentation, to managing exceptions & tax exemptions, there are key details that can make or break your shipment process.In this webinar, the Flexport.org team will discuss common pitfalls for nonprofits and share best practices for managing international shipments.
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Spotlight

Construction is risky business. But while construction businesses have always had to navigate a high level of risk, recent challenges have made matters worse. From a qualified worker shortage to supply chain issues to the rising costs of labor and materials to the physical demands of the job, each new construction project brings with it a new set of issues. This makes risk management a critical skill for every AEC business to have.

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Global Logistics in a Rapidly Evolving Marketplace

Lucidchart

In the modern transportation and shipping industry, fast and effective planning is vital for successful supply chain management. Current trends with changing international trade tariffs and restrictions require an innovative look at managing your supply chain. In this webinar, Chris Topham will discuss how mapping out your internal and external processes will give you greater insight into your transactions and a clearer way to share that information with executive teams.
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The importance of independent data in supply chains

Cargo claims handling just like maritime incidents tend to be complex, complicated and time-consuming. While there is a myriad of data around us, insurers and beneficial cargo owners are still struggling to assess what is happening to the cargo while it is transit and who is responsible for incurred damages. This complicates the cargo insurers claims handling process.
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Rethink Your Supply Chain and Be Prepared for the Next Disruption

Discover the key ingredients to address the multi-tier supply challenges needed to achieve a balance of agility and resiliency. And find out why investments in technology and process changes have been largely ineffective in addressing supply constraints and optimizing product mix. Over the past few months, automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and suppliers have been participating in banker-led sector updates. In these updates, strategies, opportunities, problems, and major initiatives have been discussed along with Q&A designed to understand go-forward plans and market positioning for each company
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THE RESILIENT SUPPLY CHAIN

Supply Chain Now Radio

Amazon has turned the business landscape on its head. Netflix has transformed the entertainment industry. Uber has revolutionized the transportation industry. Aerospace firms are feeling the squeeze. Are you ready for what’s next? According to LMA Consulting Group’s research study, The Amazon Effect: How Higher Customer Service Standards Impact Your Business and What You Can Do to Thrive, customers are no longer satisfied with quality products delivered on-time; instead, they want rapid delivery, “go the extra mile” partnership type service and collaborative R&D/ design.
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Spotlight

Construction is risky business. But while construction businesses have always had to navigate a high level of risk, recent challenges have made matters worse. From a qualified worker shortage to supply chain issues to the rising costs of labor and materials to the physical demands of the job, each new construction project brings with it a new set of issues. This makes risk management a critical skill for every AEC business to have.

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