From the date the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 pandemic, now it is 16 months already. Of course, we all know this crisis happens much earlier in one country, as early as Q4 2019. We are not in the era being known as the new normal, a newer term and much accepted is the next normal, due to wave after wave of virus variants, each nation open and close broader and practice lockdowns to some extent for it. The post is intent to highlight the importance of ZLE in the next normal.
All the countries before entered into COVID-19 pandemic crisis that impacted on the global scale, all in different status for their financial standing and national competitiveness. The nation’s capability to mobilize national resources against the crisis, will the most national after the majority of citizens vaccinated 2 does, will start to see the impact.
Some national mismanagement or what, the result has to be paid by next generations of the citizens. It does not lack a best practice for a well run and well managed government in their way of mobilizing national resources, so we see a lot of bad examples, over rising the stimulus and rising the national debt, that we expect to be paid by next generations of the citizens as well.
Whether you are a big corporation, government agencies or small and medium enterprise, the importance of a ZLE in particular in the next normal era is enormous. As far as the cost cutting, which allows instant and close to real time access to all the needed information in hand, it can perform immediate response and change for the next course of action.
For instance, if this apply over to manufacturing, smart factory context, allow access to current hot sales items and no sellable product, use it change the backend manufacturing to produce more hot sales item and even consider stop to produce more on the non saleable items, in this way, help to prevent over stocking for items that eventually become liability. Same kind of the application you can apply it over to other business and government contexts, it is up to the imagination of the enterprise and government agencies.
Beside provide operational excellence and capable to reacting to customer demands like the case explain above, it help to boost enterprise digital nervous system (DNS) to get information and react to them, the bigger the organization, the more complex it is, the better benefits will be gain, to speed up various decision making and information flow.
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