Capturing the true value of Industry 4.0

– With digital transformations notoriously difficult to scale up across factory networks, manufacturers may need to slow down to... get ahead in the race to implement Industry 4.0.

How can corporate functions become more agile?

– Faster decision making, better interdepartment coordination, and a sharper focus on business priorities are much more possible... with the thoughtful adoption of agile models.

Navigating the semiconductor chip shortage: A control-tower case study

– One industrial company’s innovative response to the global semiconductor chip shortage proves to be a game changer for the... manufacturing sector.
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Here comes the 21st century’s first big investment wave. Is your capital strategy ready?

– A surge of investment in hard assets will pressure already strained supply chains and project delivery systems. CEOs who transform... their capital strategy fast—and first—may win a competitive edge.

Transforming supply chains: Do you have the skills to accelerate your capabilities?

– Despite progress over the past several years, companies are still struggling to build the capabilities that their emerging digital... supply chains will need.

How business operations can respond to price increases: A CEO guide

– Companies need better tools to tackle rising prices. CEOs can look for them across their business operations.

It’s not easy buying green: How to win at sustainable sourcing

– Green steel, recycled plastic, and other materials with low emissions intensity are already scarce—and will get even harder... to find. Here’s how smart companies are preparing for the squeeze.

To improve your supply chain, modernize your supply-chain IT

– Global distribution issues and increasingly complex supply chains are forcing companies to modernize the tools they use for forecasting... demand and planning how to meet it.

Five agility myths in energy and heavy industries

– Agile working practices in energy and heavy industries can make them faster, more efficient, and more resilient. Here are five... myths and their realities.

Toward smart production: Machine intelligence in business operations

– A detailed study of machine intelligence in industrial and manufacturing operations reveals the surprisingly different paths companies... can take. But a group of leaders shares similar characteristics.

How to deal with price increases in this inflationary market

– The return of inflation makes price negotiation a more demanding—and strategically critical—capability.
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