Go for ‘Best Fit’ – Not ‘Best Practice’ — Metrics Avoid Strategic Drift in Your 3PL Relationship with a Sound Governance Structure The articles by Kate Vitasek and Karl Manrodt were published in SCB’s 2018 Resource Guide.
Logistics Management — March 2017
DOS is seeking a new approach to a single source contract that, at its core, is doing what 3PLs do best: providing customized, reliable services through multiple modes of transportation.
Supply Chain Brain — 2017 Resource Guide
2017 Supply Chain Management Resource Guide Supply Brain Brain’s annual resource guide published 27 Feb. 2017. Here the link to the digital edition: https://supplychainbrain.magtitan.com/magazine/issues/SupplyChainBrain-Jan-Feb-2017 Other links to articles by Kate Vitasek, Karl Manrodt and Joe Tillman: Kate’s article on SBM — https://supplychainbrain.magtitan.com/magazine/issues/SupplyChainBrain-Jan-Feb-2017/strategic-sourcing-in-the-new-economy Kate’s article on education — https://supplychainbrain.magtitan.com/magazine/issues/SupplyChainBrain-Jan-Feb-2017/putting-people-and-processes-in-position-to-prosper Karl’s story on education (with Donnie Williams) — […]
SupplyChainBrain Resource Guide — Jan/Feb 2015
SupplyChainBrain 2015 Supply Chain Management Resource Guide Includes articles by Kate Vitasek and Karl B. Manrodt at pages 46, 74, 77, 86 and 92. Here’s the link to the entire 116-page issue: http://tinyurl.com/owavn3r
Leadership Excellence Magazine — October 2012
The article, “McDonald’s Secret: Seek to achieve the triple win,” by Kate Vitasek and Karl Manrodt, appears at page 8 of the magazine. The short piece is based on the McDonald’s case study in Vested. Vested: How P&G, McDonald’s and Microsoft are Redefining Winning in Business Relationships, published earlier this month, is gaining traction in […]
Palgrave Macmillan Business E-Newsletter — Sept. 2012
Read Kate Vitasek’s brief Q&A session with Macmillan. Q. There is a lot of buzz lately about “shared value.” Can you describe what that is and how it fits into what you are doing with your work on Vested and Vested Outsourcing? Shared value principles establish economic value in a way that creates value for […]
Watch and Listen about Vested on Fox and Bloomberg!
Today’s the big day for the release of the latest Vested book, Vested: How P&G, McDonald’s and Microsoft are Redefining Winning in Business Relationships, by myself, Dr. Karl Manrodt with Jeanne Kling. It’s a book that takes Vested from concept to practice, with organization case histories based on exclusive interviews with people who are using […]