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The Fourth Industrial Revolution and manufacturing’s great reset

– Manufacturers that are ahead in scaling advanced production technologies are successfully navigating four durable shifts that... are critical to managing unprecedented disruption.
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Engaging employees to use analytics: How mining companies solve the adoption challenge

– Advanced analytics can drive value only if employees use them to make decisions. But adoption is often the biggest stumbling block... in analytics initiatives. Here’s how to get it right.
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Reimagining procurement for the next normal

– Procurement has led the way out of a crisis before, and can again. But success will mean rethinking every aspect of the function.
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The imperatives for automation success

– New survey findings show that organizations that successfully automate business processes follow a few common practices.
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Operations-driven sustainability

– Optimizing operations can unlock simultaneous environmental and financial benefits.
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Risk, resilience, and rebalancing in global value chains

– Companies need an understanding of their exposure, vulnerabilities, and potential losses to inform resilience strategies.
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Industry 4.0: Reimagining manufacturing operations after COVID-19

– Industry 4.0 technologies were already transforming manufacturers’ operations before the pandemic. Now adoption is diverging... between technology haves and have-nots.
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Resetting supply chains for the next normal

– The coronavirus pandemic’s unprecedented tests are inspiring companies to consider bold moves in rebuilding their supply... chains for the future.
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Better for cost, talent, and customer: Agile procurement at A1 Telekom Austria Group

– Facing rising complexity and pressure on procurement costs, a European telecoms player made the radical decision to restructure... its procurement function using agile principles.
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Lean management or agile? The right answer may be both

– Through thoughtful design, agile and lean management can be the perfect match for companies in search of lasting performance improvement.
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Improving productivity in a disrupted landscape: How to transform Latin American banking

– Latin American banks have long sought productivity breakthroughs to meet rising customer expectations and the challenge from new,... digital players. COVID-19 is making transformation even more urgent.
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