Leadership in Supply Chain Management for SMEs


Leadership in Supply Chain Management for SMEs

  • Definition of terms used in leadership and management
  • Main approaches to leadership for improving procurement and SCM
  • Main skills and behaviors that contribute to effective leadership for improving Supply Chain Management
  • Common challenges faced by procurement and supply managers
  • Main methods of change management that can be used to develop the supply chain of SMEs
  • Review Question

Further Reading

Christopher, M. (2012). Logistics and Supply Chain Management, 4th ed. Pearson Education Limited, Harlow, Great Britain.
Heizer, J.; Render, B. & Al-Zu’bi, Z. (2013). Operations Management. Arad World edition. Pearsons Education Limited, Harlow – England.
Hong, P. & Jeong, J. (2006). Supply chain management practices of SMEs: from a business growth perspective. Journal of Enterprise Information Management. Vol.19, No.3, pp 292-302
Omale Oyenuga, Wale-Odunaiya and Chima (2017). Strategic Impacts of Supply Chain Innovation On Firms Performance. European Journal of Logistics, Purchasing and Supply Chain Management. Vol.3, No.5, pp.34-40.Walden, J. L. Modeling and Benchmarking Supply Chain Leadership – Setting The Condition for excellence. CRC Press. London

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