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Seaports Magazine, Summer 2017

Seaports Magazine, Summer 2017

Winning Is Not the Same as Succeeding -- AAPA’s Spring Conference began this year on the night of the NCAA men’s basketball..

Stakeholders: A Seaport’s Secret Resource

Stakeholders: A Seaport’s Secret Resource

The easiest way to pull the rug out from under a port’s success is to ignore stakeholders. Seaports need informed, supportive allies to..

Why Ports Need Allies: Maintaining a Working Waterfront Takes a Network of Supporters

Why Ports Need Allies: Maintaining a Working Waterfront Takes a Network of Supporters

Maintaining coastal property for maritime activities is critical to ports’ success and requires ports to find allies and partners in..

The Next Generation of Leaders — Succession Planning Provides Security, Guidance for Future

The Next Generation of Leaders — Succession Planning Provides Security, Guidance for Future

Mentoring and teaching the next generation of leaders should be a simple progression if you’ve started the process early and have a plan..

Port Security — An Exercise in Partnerships

Port Security — An Exercise in Partnerships

Coordination among port police and technology personnel is critical for physical and cybersecurity, and partnerships between ports,..

PORTS & POLITICS: Lessons From the Past: A Renewed Commentary on Port Security

PORTS & POLITICS: Lessons From the Past: A Renewed Commentary on Port Security

Security measures are much different than 20 years ago, and as we experience and deal with new threats, we must take the lessons learned..

GUEST ARTICLE: Cyber Security: What Port Authorities Need to Know

GUEST ARTICLE: Cyber Security: What Port Authorities Need to Know

Effective cyber-risk governance does not require a degree in computer science. However, an understanding of the dynamics of..

GUEST ARTICLE: Tomorrow’s Leaders Need More Than On-the-Job Training

GUEST ARTICLE: Tomorrow’s Leaders Need More Than On-the-Job Training

The port industry understands it can’t continue to depend on on-the-job training alone to prepare the next generation of leaders for the..

SPANISH: Grupos de interés: el recurso secreto de un puerto marítimo

SPANISH: Grupos de interés: el recurso secreto de un puerto marítimo

La forma más sencilla de quitarle sustento al éxito de un puerto es ignorar a los grupos de interés. Los puertos marítimos necesitan..

SPANISH: Por qué los puertos necesitan aliados

SPANISH: Por qué los puertos necesitan aliados

Cuando tienes todo lo que los demás quieren, se requiere toda una red de apoyo para mantener en funcionamiento el frente costero Por..

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