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Latest Episodes

Navigating the AI Revolution: Transforming Planning Jobs
April 09, 2024

Join me as I delve into the future of planning jobs amidst the AI revolution. I share insights from our latest research on the evolving skill sets required for planners today and in the coming years. Plus, a candid discussion on the rampant misinformation

Navigating S&OP Challenges: 7 Things You Must Know for Success
March 27, 2024

Unlocking Success Amidst Common Pitfalls. Tune in as I delve into the critical topic of S&OP challenges, shedding light on why so many companies struggle to advance to the next level of maturity. Drawing from  research and personal experience, I unvei

Inside Integrated Planning: A Candid Conversation with Michael Day, Head of Integrated Planning at Glatfelter
March 11, 2024

Join me in a riveting Q&A session with Michael Day, the seasoned Head of Integrated Planning at Glatfelter. We dive deep into the real world of integrated planning, exploring real career highlights, challenges, and real-world experiences. Gain invalua

Mastering Organizational Brilliance: Unveiling the Top 10 Benefits of S&OP/IBP
February 20, 2024

Join me in this special extra episode as we unravel the transformative power of Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP)/Integrated Business Planning (IBP). Delve into the intricacies of the top 10 benefits that manifest when S&OP is executed with fin

Decoding BizML: A Candid Talk with Eric Siegel
February 05, 2024

In this riveting episode, I sit down with bestselling author and predictive analytics luminary, Eric Siegel. Our discussion unravels the mysteries of his latest book, "The AI Playbook," and takes a no-holds-barred dive into the world of AI. We d

S&OP: A Journey Through Time with Bob Stahl
January 22, 2024

Embark on a riveting exploration of Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) as we delve into a candid conversation with the illustrious Bob Stahl. An influential figure in the S&OP realm with over 50 years of expertise, Bob shares insights from his n

Demystifying S&OE: The Essentials of Sales and Operations Execution
January 11, 2024

This is our bonus episode of our four-part series on the basics of S&OP (Sales and Operations Planning). In our series finale it unwraps the significance of "tactical reviews," a key component enriching your S&OP/IBP process. Explore the

Demystifying S&OP: The Essentials of Executive Review
December 19, 2023

This is our Fourth and Final of our four-part series on the basics of S&OP (Sales and Operations Planning), we raise this to the imperative component of "Executive Reviews." Join Eric as he provides insights into the objectives and elements

Navigating Supply Chain's Pendulum Effect with Dr. Steven Melnyk
December 04, 2023

Dive into the dynamic world of supply chain with Dr. Steven Melnyk, a distinguished academic and prolific author in the field. Unravel the pendulum effect in supply chain planning, exploring how constant shifts from crisis to crisis have become the new no

Demystifying S&OP: The Essentials of Supply Review
November 15, 2023

This is our third of our four-part series on the basics of S&OP (Sales and Operations Planning), we dive deep into the critical component of "Supply & Resource Reviews." Join Eric as he discusses the objectives and elements of supply and