Consulting Logistics presented by Aborn and Co
Expert Advice When Transitioning From A Manual Environment For The First Time

Expert Advice When Transitioning From A Manual Environment For The First Time

September 13, 2019
Jill Clifford, President at Aborn & Co., joins the podcast to share her advice for a transportation operation ready to begin the transition from a manual environment to a digital one.
 
Jill can be reached on LinkedIn
 
 
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5 Ways to Create a Better Invoice in Transportation

5 Ways to Create a Better Invoice in Transportation

September 6, 2019

Auditing invoices can be one of the most dreaded experiences when it comes to transportation, but there are some simple steps you could be taking as a shipper to ease the burden of that process. Meagan Kidder, Account Manager at Aborn & Co., joins the podcast to explain five ways you can be creating a better invoice.

Meagan can be reached on LinkedIn or via email at MKidder@abornandco.com

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What is API and EDI?

What is API and EDI?

August 23, 2019

An API or EDI connection can help you catch up to the speed of communication but it can have its pitfalls. Steve Aborn, director at Aborn & Co., joins the show to review how a shipper can get started with API or EDI technology.

You can find Stephen on LinkedIn.
 
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IMO 2020 Simplified

IMO 2020 Simplified

August 16, 2019

Chris Peckham, Director of Operations at Aborn & Co., explains the International Maritime Organizations mandate to reduce air pollution and improve health and environmental benefits especially for communities residing near ports by January 1, 2020. What is the IMO 2020? How will it affect transportation and logistics? When can we expect to see the impact and much more are discussed. Learn everything you need to know about IMO 2020 mandate. In our conversation, Chris and I dive right into what could happen and what you can do to prepare yourself.

Chris can be reached on LinkedIn or via email at cpeckham@abornandco.com

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SCU30: Supply chain under 30 with Tyler Ray, MIT student and Aborn Intern

SCU30: Supply chain under 30 with Tyler Ray, MIT student and Aborn Intern

August 9, 2019

What do mechanical engineering and freight consultancy have in common? That's the subject of our latest #SCU30 (Supply chain under 30) as Aborn's machine learning intern for the summer of 2019, Tyler Ray, sits down to talk on the podcast. In the discussion, Tyler talks about what he found fascinating about logistics and what motivated him.

Reach out to Tyler on LinkedIn

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Customer Experience in Transportation

Customer Experience in Transportation

August 2, 2019

Have you ever thought about what your customer experience is like during transportation?  In this week’s episode of Consulting Logistics Jill Clifford, president of Aborn & Company, sits in to share her knowledge about the importance of paying attention to it.  Jill provides simple solutions for where you can start investigating the experience and start improving it.

 

Reach out to Jill on LinkedIn

 

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Less than Truckload Pricing Explained

Less than Truckload Pricing Explained

July 26, 2019

How does less than truckload pricing work?  To help break it down we have one of our resident experts, Steve Aborn, join the show to explain what factors go into the cost and why it can be so confusing.  We also discuss where you as a shipper can negotiate savings when it comes to LTL.

You can find Stephen on LinkedIn
 
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Digital Disruptors in the Supply Chain | What you need to know as a shipper

Digital Disruptors in the Supply Chain | What you need to know as a shipper

July 19, 2019
We're back!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Welcome to Consulting Logistics presented by Aborn and Company.  This is the first episode with the new host, Kyle MacNaught, and it's a fun one.  Stephen Aborn, Director at Aborn and Company, helps educate Kyle on what digital disruptors like Uber Freight and Convoy are doing in the supply chain.  
 
Be sure to stick around till the end to learn a little more about Kyle and feel free to reach out to us anytime with questions or topics you'd like for us to cover.
 
You can find Stephen on LinkedIn
 
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What Your CFO Needs to Know About Accruals, IoT, and More Listener Mail

What Your CFO Needs to Know About Accruals, IoT, and More Listener Mail

March 25, 2019

This week the mic is pointed at you, the listeners, as we open up another mail bag filled with your questions. This week you'll learn why your CFO needs to be on top of freight accruals, how IoT is changing supply chains, and what a supply chain benchmark is.

All answers are transcribed below:

What the F is a supply chain benchmark?

What your CFO needs to know about freight accruals 

How IoT is changing supply chains

 

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Supply Chain Education on a Global SCALE with Manish Patwal

Supply Chain Education on a Global SCALE with Manish Patwal

March 18, 2019

Supply chain education has gone global! Listen in this week as Manish Patwal - a graduate student from MIT's Global SCALE Network and engineer at john Deere India joins us. We'll discuss studying abroad in India, Malaysia, and the USA. Work/life at John Deere in a developing nation...and the brutality of Boston winters. 

 

 

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