November 2011 |   Volume: 43 |   Number: 11
The member magazine of the Institute of Industrial Engineers
Pour on the efficiency by applying work study analysis to car productionBy Raed El-Khalil
Vendors must address long-standing problems with capacity planning, lot sizes and lead-timesBy Gregory W. Diehl and Aaron J. Armstrong
After 100 years, mythology sometimes overshadows a master’s teachingsBy Jesse W. Brogan
Education and practice in Asia fall short of Europe and the United StatesBy Robin Owens
Check in or check out
Tough transitions for survival
Facility planning can improve healthcare
The November issue includes details about the upcoming daylong IIE Best Practices events; the first information about the Healthcare Systems Process Improvement conference and Applied Ergonomics Conference taking place in early 2012; five new officers revitalizing the Manufacturing and Design division; and the deadlines for entries into the IIE/Rockwell-Arena Student Simulation Competition, nominations for the IIE Middle Career Leadership Award for Industry, and abstract submissions for the IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2012.
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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.