December 2011 |   Volume: 43 |   Number: 12
The member magazine of the Institute of Industrial Engineers
Tracking technology is poised to revolutionize logistics – and maybe everything elseBy Mohsen Attaran
Besides cookies, treats and maybe a new skateboard, drop a little knowledge into your IE’s stocking this winterCompiled by Michael Hughes
A solid process can make your models valuable now and beyond their lifespanBy David Sturrock
Lean and Six Sigma tools improve medical authorizationBy Brandon Deihl
Applying division of labor to software development could yield millions of jobsBy Murali Chemuturi
Find your learning break
Breaking down silos
We love (patient) logistics
Export sustainable manufacturing ideas
The December issue includes information the nominees for open positions on the IIE Board of Trustees as well as voting process details. Nominees were asked the following question: If you are elected, how will you make things better for industrial engineers through your position?
View the latest digital version of Industrial EngineerDecember 2014
"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.