A new era of supply chain management
New level of automation will allow to make human workforce more effective and focused on higher-value tasks. Such technology implementations as warehouse and manufacturing robots are already seen to improve efficiency, productivity and quality.
Impact on the workforce
Workers will need new skills to adapt to a more digital and automated supply chain. “Digital fluency” is becoming more important in business competition and company’s and growth. Digitally fluent businesses have more chances to not just keep their customers loyal, but also to win new ones. The key to such success is innovation and operational efficiency.
Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management helps to automate large portions of employees’ day-to-day activities and bring more innovation and creativity to their jobs.
Intelligent automation will also help companies scale to meet growth targets and will make them more resilient to disruptions. Intelligent machines will allow companies to grow without having to double or triple their headcount.
Protecting people – protect investments
If companies want their digital efforts to succeed, not managing people effectively isn’t an option. They need to address the people aspect head-on, in every program. Without a fully engaged and appropriately skilled supply chain workforce, digital transformations are doomed to fail.
Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management provides easy and intuitive UI which will help your employees quicky adapt to the new program and workflow.
How to put people first
Leaders know how important some existing skills are. They recognize that in the race to develop digital skills, they also need to invest in traditional skills and roles that still have a key place in the business.
Even if parts of employees` jobs do get automated, there’s still a lot of direct labor needed across the supply chain. Working with interface, providing control and much more.
Digital technology can also help businesses maintain continuity when employees are out unexpectedly or leave the company.
With Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management you can use intelligent technology to provide clear descriptions of information flows, procedures, routines, and measurements. The system allows an employee to easily take over if there is an unexpected absence or departure. This ensures more efficient work execution and higher-quality decision-making more than ever.
Encouraging employees to interact with the new technology before it’s launched can also create a more positive change experience for workers. Some businesses give their people opportunities to provide input into the implementation of new tools and empower them to design new ways of working.
It’s time to start preparing your people for tomorrow
Leaders have to recognize the importance of the human element and how technologies affect their supply chain workforce.
Technology innovations have been transforming industries and companies for decades. Modern solutions will fundamentally reshape what kind of supply chain work gets done.
With Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management you will ensure that your workers operate in top tier ERP platform and provide you the best business results.