The Manufacturers' Agenda


Leadership and public policy that impacts manufacturer's competitiveness is the topic of IndustryWeek Editor-in-Chief Patricia Panchak's blog.
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Valuing Plant-floor Production Staff Pays Dividends

Feb. 3, 2014
How production staff can boost your bottom line. Hint: It takes leadership.
Manufacturing leadership and public policy are the topics of IndustryWeek Editor-in-Chief Patricia Panchak's Manufacturing Agenda blog
Corporate Culture

More on Books about Enlightened Workforce Leadership

Jan. 16, 2014
Why In Search of Excellence deserves to be considered among the Best Business Books about effective workforce leadership strategies.
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Corporate Culture

The Best Business Books about Enlighted Workforce Leadership

Dec. 5, 2013
A list of the best business books about effective workforce leadership strategies and tactics.
With the TechTournament, The Industrial Research Institute (IRI) seeks to identify the most meaningful technological advancement from the past 75 years.
Growth Strategies

Vote Now for the Most Meaningful Innovation of the Past 75 Years

Oct. 18, 2013
Here's how you can view the entries and vote for the most meaningful innovation of the past 75 years in the Industrial Research Institute's TechTournament.
The blog of Patricia Panchak, editor-in-chief of IndustryWeek.

What Open Chess Tournaments Tell Us About the Future of Manufacturing Robotics

June 6, 2013
Can human-robot teams be more productive than an expert with a supercomputer?