Change Management en Tesla Preps for C-Suite Change as Musk Maintains Model 3 Schedule <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>While the electric car maker reported a quarterly loss and announced a CFO switch, it also maintained that the Model 3 will delivered on time in July.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Budgeting & Reporting Change Management Companies & Executives Finance Leadership The Latest Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:46:00 +0000 577381 at <p>Former and future Tesla Motors CFO Deepak Ahuja, left, will replace current CFO Jason Wheeler, who will leave the company in April to pursue public policy opportunities.</p> Tesla Motors Inc. VW to Pay $1.2 Billion Over Audi, Porsche Diesels in US <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The proposed settlement, with the Federal Trade Commission and drivers of about 78,000 diesel models with 3.0-liter engines, brings the total cost of penalties, buybacks and fixes in North America to more than $23 billion.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Change Management Environment Regulations Global Economy The Latest Wed, 01 Feb 2017 18:57:00 +0000 547231 at Porsche GE to Google Face Uneasy Test of Doing Business Under Trump <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Business leaders face a crucial test as they try to maintain the cross-border flows of people and goods that underpin commerce in the 21st century.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Change Management Legislation Public Policy Strategic Planning & Execution Regulations The Latest Trump and Manufacturing Mon, 30 Jan 2017 10:55:00 +0000 542151 at Copyright Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images A Transfer of Power at Atlas Copco <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Atlas Copco CEO Ronnie Leten will depart from the company shortly. He shares several insights about his departure, change management and what is next. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Change Management Companies & Executives Growth Strategies Strategic Planning & Execution Finance Manufacturing Leader of the Week The Latest Tue, 24 Jan 2017 11:33:00 +0000 533651 at <p> <style type="text/css">.pquote { background: url("") no-repeat!important; color: #000000; font-style: italic; margin: 10px; padding: 10px 1px 1px 50px; font-size: 24px; } .article-image .image-description p { margin: 0; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.9; } .image-description { background: #F8F8F8; font-size: 11px; padding: 5px 5px 3px; color: #000; font-weight: normal;!important; } .pcaption { padding-left: 20px; padding-right: 20px; font-size: 12px; line-height: 1.9; padding-bottom: 2px; } </style> </p> <blockquote class="pquote"> <p>I think my proudest moment is that I&#39;m allowed to lead this organization.&quot;</p> <p><em>&nbsp;- Ronnie Leten</em></p> </blockquote> <hr /> <p><strong>Title:</strong> President and CEO<br /> <strong>Organization: </strong>Atlas Copco AB<strong> </strong></p> <p><strong>Education:</strong> M.Sc. in applied economics, University of Hasselt, Belgium</p> <p><strong>Other positions:</strong> Chair of Electrolux AB</p> <hr /> <p><em>The <strong>IndustryWeek <a href="" target="_blank">Manufacturing Leader of the Week</a></strong> highlights the manufacturing leaders, executives and stars who are driving growth in today&#39;s industry and helping to shape the future of manufacturing.</em></p> <hr /> Photo Courtesy of Atlas Copco Intel Angling for Piece of Self-Driving Market with New Processors <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>‘Intel Go’ will range from its smallest Atom chips all the way up to its most powerful Xeon product packaged with other components and software.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Change Management Emerging Technologies Leadership Technology The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Wed, 04 Jan 2017 15:25:00 +0000 507031 at Intel Why Leadership Commitment Won't Guarantee Lean Success <div class="field-byline"> Rick Bohan, principal, Chagrin River Consulting LLC </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Successful lean implementations start with a clear view of company strategy and the role of lean in supporting that strategy. Absent that, even committed leaders will lose their way.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Change Management Lean / Six-Sigma Growth Strategies The Latest Tue, 20 Dec 2016 11:20:00 +0000 493571 at Thinkstock GM to Idle Shifts in Five Plants Next Month as Car Sales Slow <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The shutdowns are another sign that the auto market may have hit a peak with slowing sales in less-profitable vehicles like passenger cars. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Change Management Competitiveness Global Economy Leadership Operations The Latest Mon, 19 Dec 2016 20:10:00 +0000 493181 at <p>Workers at General Motors&#39; Corvette plant in Bowling Green, Ky.</p> General Motors Takata Restructuring Delayed as Bidders Assess Business <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Shares of Takata have gained 49% in the past month on speculation the company could secure a buyer by the end of the year, though a new owner might not be named until the first quarter of 2017.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Change Management Companies & Executives Finance Leadership The Latest Thu, 15 Dec 2016 17:01:00 +0000 488831 at Bill Pugliano, Getty Images Ghosn Named Mitsubishi Chairman as New Executive Roles Created <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ghosn, already chairman and CEO at Nissan Motor Co. and Renault SA, will join three other Nissan-appointed executives on the Mitsubishi Motors board of directors. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Change Management Companies & Executives Strategic Planning & Execution The Latest Wed, 14 Dec 2016 11:10:00 +0000 486471 at Copyright Getty Images Lockheed Targeted in the Latest Trump Twitter Rant <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"The F-35 program and cost is out of control. Billions of dollars can and will be saved on military (and other) purchases after January 20th," the President-elect said on Twitter.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Change Management Global Economy Leadership The Latest Mon, 12 Dec 2016 21:56:00 +0000 483781 at Getty Images