June 2013 |   Volume: 45 |   Number: 6
The member magazine of the Institute of Industrial Engineers
Emotional intelligence dilutes the toxinsDeveloping skills can foster a better work environment and an easier road to success By Robert J. Keating, Stephen C. Harper and David J. Glew
Lean Six Sigma for traditionalistsCreativity can wring quicker and better results from your tools By Ryan Burge and James Bagg
The synergy of continuous process improvement Integrating lean, Six Sigma and theory of constraints can multiply their benefits By Reza M. Pirasteh and Srinivasan Kannappan
Building a world-class machineTriangulation helps air logistics complex streamline aircraft modifications By Satya S. Chakravorty
Lines of business
Variety can destroy variety
The energy mix
The IE-stockholder relationship
The June issue includes a list of award winners announced at the IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2013 in San Juan, Puerto Rico; a review of the Applied Ergonomics Conference that includes a list of this year's Ergo Cup recipients; and a preview of upcoming one-day IIE Best Practices events.
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"Alibaba soon will either be your biggest competitor or your biggest ally. It’s up to you to decide."
– James Tompkins, from his Supply Chain column in the October issue
Training humanitarian IEs
IE interviews the three co-directors of Georgia Tech’s Center for Health and Humanitarian Logistics.