July 2014 |   Volume: 46 |   Number: 7
The member magazine of the Institute of Industrial Engineers
3-D portfolio management model can provide the spark for organizational growthBy John Cogliandro
Just like in the past, today’s industrial and systems engineers must ask and observe to find the right informationBy D. Scott Sink
Electric violinist brings IE skills to her music careerBy David Brandt
Tool designed to help corrections department classify inmatesBy Dan Li, Louis J. Plebani, Tamás Terlaky, George R. Wilson and Kristofer B. Bucklen
The team formation blues
The incredible shrinking workforce
IEs hold the keys to effective design
The culture of your supply chain
The July issue includes a list of winners recognized at the IIE Annual Conference & Expo 2014 last month; an member's tie between her career and IIE; details about the First International Conference on Industrial, Systems and Manufacturing Engineering; plans for speaker presentations for the online virtual conference, Best Practices in Preparing Healthcare Organizations for the Future; early details about this fall's Engineering Lean and Six Sigma Conference; and honors for IIE chapters and chapter newsletters.
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.