September 2013 |   Volume: 45 |   Number: 9
The member magazine of the Institute of Industrial Engineers
In almost every MBA program in the world, the things that matter aren’t important to strategic leadership By Bublu Thakur-Weigold and Stephan M. Wagner
Emerald Isle’s industries have welcomed the lean revolution By Tommy Fanning
Mapping a strategy for the future of Mexico’s automotive sectorBy Homero H. Contreras, Pablo Nuño, José Antonio Santillana and Martha Cabanas
Austere and rigid delivery systems hamper manufacturing success By M. Balaji and V. Vel Murugan
The great penny elimination
A different way to operate
The circular economy is going global
The September issue includes stories about the third annual IIE Asian Conference in Taiwan and the Istanbul IIE Conference, abstract submissions for the Applied Ergonomics Conference 2014, updates from IIE chapters around the world, the IIE virtual conferences being offered this fall, and the latest topics garnering discussion on IIE Blogs.
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"The fact is that every situation is not really that unique, and believing so only adds to unnecessary complexity."
– Sidhartha S. Padhi and Kamil J. Mizgier, from their feature in the December issue, "The KISS of better models"
Mark Wallace with UPS discusses why his job is the coolest job for an industrial engineer in this December 2014 Web exclusive.
Members of the IIE Atlanta Chapter appear in this October 2014 video to discuss the value of a revitalizing the chapter.
IE interviews the three co-directors of Georgia Tech’s Center for Health and Humanitarian Logistics.