The Power of Resilience: How the Best Companies Manage the Unexpected

  • 15h 39m 43s
  • Yossi Sheffi
  • Gildan Media
  • 2015

The interconnectedness of the global economy today means that unexpected events in one corner of the globe can ripple through the world's supply chain and affect customers everywhere. In The Power of Resilience, Yossi Sheffi shows why modern vulnerabilities call for innovative processes and tools for creating and embedding corporate resilience and risk management. Sheffi offers fascinating case studies that illustrate how companies have prepared for, coped with, and come out stronger following disruption -- from the actions of Intel after the 2011 Japanese tsunami to the disruption in the "money supply chain" caused by the 2008 financial crisis.

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter 1: A Quake Breaks a Supply Chain
  • Chapter 2: A Classification of Catastrophes
  • Chapter 3: Reducing the White-Space
  • Chapter 4: Crisis Response
  • Chapter 5: The Financial Crisis and the Money Supply Chain
  • Chapter 6: An Ounce of Preparation
  • Chapter 7: Caveat Emptor
  • Chapter 8: Detecting Disruption
  • Chapter 9: Securing the Information Supply Chain
  • Chapter 10: Planning For Scarcity and Price Shocks
  • Chapter 11: Shifting Ethics, Rising Bars
  • Chapter 12: Adapting To Long-Term Change
  • Chapter 13: For Want of a Nail
  • Chapter 14: Why Resilience?