Kayteria Knott works in logistics, and she has been interviewed in digital news platforms for her insights on the industry. She has shared advice on how logistics can be improved as well as the different aspects that go into logistical support.
In today’s interview, Kayteria Knott has agreed to explain her career in logistics to help people who may be interested in entering the industry, as well as logistics professionals who are hoping to learn more.
Kayteria Knott mentions that she always welcomes new mentorship opportunities. She strives to become more well-rounded and seasoned in the field of logistics.
“I welcome mentorship so I can get better,” says Knott.
So, what is logistics? Logistics loosely refers to managing how resources are acquired, stored and transported to their final destination. The job of a Logistician is to make sure that this process happens as efficiently as possible. It may also be to optimize and innovate to ensure that this process continuously improves and adapts around changes.
Throughout her career in logistics, Knott has always prided herself on being an avid learner.
“While I pride myself on my willingness to learn, I admit that I do not know everything,” says Knott.
“I want to learn at least three new things about my profession and about life in general daily.”
Part of becoming an upcoming seasoned Logistician is maintaining a positive attitude and mindset, because you need to be constantly looking for areas to improve and innovate.
That’s why Kayteria Knott has always maintained a can-do and will-do attitude.
Delving deeper into what Kayteria Knott does in logistics, she says, “I specialize and work in a highly integrated supply chain network that links producers and consumers through multiple transportation modes including air and express delivery services, maritime, freight, rail and truck transport.”
Kayteria Knott says she has been fortunate enough to propose new methods to improve situations in logistics from the overall logistics operation all the way to accounting. She also works to ensure that everything goes as planned.
For example, it’s Kayteria Knott’s job to make sure that resources are acquired, stored and transported properly within federal as well as global codes of conduct.
Kayteria Knott has big plans for the future and hopes to keep innovating and contributing in the field of logistics.
Specifically, she would like to drive home three principles in the future of logistics. These principles she has named ‘The Golden Triangle’, a term that she uses herself as a reminder of how to conduct herself in a working environment.
The pillars of the golden triangle are as follows: professionalism, support and respect.
Aside from being competent in the field of logistics, Kayteria Knott is all about cultivating a caring and friendly work environment where everybody has the opportunity to learn and grow. From her own love of people and learning, Knott was able to achieve some success both in logistics as a worker and as a team shift lead.
In her spare time, she hopes to study the preservation of warehouses and technical maintenance. To Kayteria Knott, it’s important to preserve a healthy lineage of supply chain management globally.