Brendan Richards

Brendan Richards

National Sector Leader, Transport & Logistics

Articles by Brendan Richards

Business & Economy

The biggest threat to the transport industry is not what you think.

I often get asked what I consider to be the biggest threat to the transport industry and the answer is pretty simple – technology.

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Business & Economy

The people who embrace evolution become the revolution

If you spend all your time looking for the next big thing of the future you will miss all the little evolutions that are creating it right now.

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Business & Economy

Amateurs talk strategy. Professionals talk logistics!

Anyone over the age of 40 will be familiar with the T.V. series MASH and the fact it was based on true stories. What may be less familiar is the…

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Government & Public Sector

Worrying over your fuel tax credits? Technology makes it easy.

If you are in the transport industry, the one bill that will really make you wince every time you look at it is your fuel bill.

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Business & Economy

There’s more to a long line than a boring wait. Queue up a competitive advantage

We tend to associate queues with people. If we spot a line of people, we see a queue. But a logistics mindset sees queues everywhere.

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Business & Economy

Building a better supply chain – the logistics of construction

The global population is predicted to hit 9 billion by 2050 and two out of every three of these people will be living in cities. But that presents a massive logistics challenge.

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Business & Economy

Logistics – the unlikely hero of business transformation

A company that has been restructured effectively will, in theory, be leaner, more efficient, better controlled and better focused on its business.

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