Moneyball Business: Eight Requirements for Supply Chain Analytics if You Want to Win

A few years back, the film Moneyball showed us how the Oakland As built a super-competitive sports franchise by essentially competing on analytics within the relevant business parameters of a major league baseball franchise.

The noted German doctor, pathologist, biologist and politician, Rudolph Ludwig Karl Virchow called the task of science “to stake out the limits of the knowable.” We can paraphrase Virchow and say that the task of analytics is to enable you to know everything that you can possibly know from your data.

Author: Gary Meyers

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s