In an interview with IW Executive Editor Steve Minter, Leland discusses the importance of personal brand for leaders at companies of any size and offers three essential steps they should take to manage their reputations....More
The global push for smart manufacturing is underway for good reason – it offers nearly unlimited opportunities to improve operations, create new value and respond to challenges, such as the skilled-labor shortage. While some manufacturers have fully embraced smart manufacturing and are already reaping the benefits, most still have much work ahead of them. Learn how to implement a smart manufacturing strategy in your operations here:...More
What is manufacturing? IndustryWeek Executive Editor Steve Minter discusses some of the new attempts to categorize manufacturing activities, the blurring of manufacturing and services, and the impact on industry business models....More
Disruptive technologies are driving better integrated control and information architectures designed to liberate longstanding silos of information, as well as incorporate and build upon new, disruptive technologies as they arise. Sujeet Chand of Rockwell Automation discusses this further....More
Some keys for cities to build themselves up as advanced industry leaders, according to the Brookings Institution, are “improved innovation and training initiatives, stronger labor standards, and a rewoven social safety net.” Which cities need all that right now?
The request for proposals is the first programmatic step toward delivering the first nuclear-tipped ICBM since the Cold War, replacing the Minuteman III weapon system that has stood sentinel since the 1970s.
At the annual Center for Automotive Research conference, Volkswagen shows off its new Budd-e electric crossover prototype, but its trunk proved no friend in the spotlight. IW's automotive beat writer, Laura Putre, has the story....More