Hey! You Got Supply Chain in My Project Management!
By John Westerveld
Recently I was reminded of an old TV commercial for Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups. Now, some of the readers of this blog may not be old enough to remember this commercial, so I’ll give you the “Cliffs Notes” version. One person is walking down the street enjoying their peanut butter (what…doesn’t everyone eat peanut butter from a jar while walking down the street?). Another person is walking the other way eating a chocolate bar. The inevitable happens; and they collide causing the chocolate bar to get into the peanut butter. One of them declares “Hey, you got your chocolate in my peanut butter!” the other replies “You got your peanut butter on my chocolate!” Then to everyone’s surprise, they find that the combination works!
So, what does this have to do with supply chain you ask? Many companies have major installation projects required to recognize revenue for their products; solar farms, cell phone towers, major equipment installation, etc. Read the Complete Article