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31st Annual Salary Survey: Work smart, earn more
Irrespective of age, gender, or experience, the most highly compensated logistics managers are those with the best formal educations. But academics and job recruiters say leadership acumen, the ability to adapt to technology, and “cultural skills” are not to be discounted, especially over the long term.

Both the mega-port of Los Angeles, and the Port of Oakland (California's third largest ocean cargo gateway, issued positive reports this month.
Posted on 04/17 at 01:07 PM
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The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) applauded introduction of The Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 (TPA-2015), which is bipartisan legislation to modernize and renew U.S. Trade Promotion Authority (TPA).
Posted on 04/17 at 07:47 AM
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Container lines must accelerate their internal-transformation efforts and extract more value from their alliances in order to restore profitability, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG).
Posted on 04/15 at 08:39 AM
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A.T. Kearney released the 2015 Global Retail E-Commerce Index, a study designed to help retailers devise successful global online retail strategies and identify market investment opportunities while understanding the tradeoffs and barriers to success.
Posted on 04/15 at 08:35 AM
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The MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics (CTL) invites readers to participate in a short survey regarding Supply Chain Visibility in their organizations.
Posted on 04/15 at 08:32 AM
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While keeping customers content is clearly responsibility number one, the objective for every business is turning a profit, and that is where myriad challenges and issues pertaining to being in the black lie. That is a major takeaway in a report entitled “The Omni-Channel Fulfillment Imperative,” which was prepared for JDA Software Group Inc. by PwC.
Posted on 04/14 at 09:02 AM
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Another indication of how U.S. ports are paying closer attention to shipper’s needs was signaled today by the Port of Oakland, as it announced its new update service.
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AAPA joins U.S. exporters in praising trade legislation effort
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The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) applauded introduction of The Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 (TPA-2015), which is bipartisan legislation to modernize and renew U.S. Trade Promotion Authority (TPA).

Ocean cargo shippers to gain insight from MIT survey
Cuba’s main port in the limelight
Ready to warm up at NASSTRAC
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Sorry Wrong Number: Cracking the Tariff Code
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Managing the “Regulatory Tsunami”
Today, U.S. trucking companies face more regulations than any time in history—and they claim this “regulatory tsunami” is putting the clamp on U.S. productivity. During this session shippers will gain a better understanding of the current state of trucking regulations (HOS & CSA) and the impact they're having on capacity and rates.
2015 Rate Outlook: Rates to keep pace with U.S. growth
VISIBILITY for Dynamic Supply Chains = BEST PRACTICES for Everyone
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