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Whither U.S. Competitiveness?

The U.S. can keep an edge if it takes the right steps.

William J. Holstein CEO2CEO Summit , Events , Manufacturing , Strategy January 25 2006

Where Is Our Economic Policy?


Chief executives say the Bush Administration lacks a viable strategy for U.S. competitiveness.

Chief Executive Manufacturing June 1 2005

What Smart Manufacturing Means to Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman

Excerpts from J.P. Donlon’s Interview With Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman at the Smart Manufacturing Summit

Jennifer Pellet Manufacturing July 2 2014

What Kind of U.S. Manufacturing Survives?


As The Henry Ford System Goes Away, A New Model Emerges.

Chief Executive Manufacturing May 1 2005

What Every Company Can Learn from the Best Smart Manufacturers

The Next Generation of manufacturing holds a great promise—and profit.

William J. Holstein Manufacturing July 14 2014

What Are the True Implications for Manufacturers After the UAW Verdict at VW?

Manufacturing CEOs in the South and elsewhere heaved a sigh of relief after Volkswagen workers in Tennessee rejected United Auto Workers union representation. This isn’t the end of unionization attempts at transplants or suppliers.

Dale Buss CEO Briefing Newsletter , Manufacturing , Operations March 2 2014

Wanted: Real CEOs


Private equity firms are no longer just content with financial reengineering-they want operating savvy.

Joan Warner Manufacturing November 2 2005
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VIDEO: Ford’s Alan Mulally on Gov’t Regulations for Businesses

Chief Executive magazine’s CEO of the Year, Ford Motor’s Alan Mulally, serves on President Obama’s export council, specifically leading the manufacturing section. In this video, Mulally discusses Ford’s involvement in formulating government regulations, the importance of a business – government relationship, corporate tax rates, and how to bring America back to the top in manufacturing (something he knows more than a little about).

ChiefExecutive.net Governance , Governance/Compliance , Manufacturing , Operations , Regulatory , Videos July 18 2011

Value Creation in the Era of Smart, Connected Products

In 2012, for the first time, the number of devices connected to the Internet surpassed the total number of humans on the planet. By the end of the decade, predictions call for as many as 50 billion smart, connected devices.

Jennifer Pellet Manufacturing , Technology July 23 2014

The Race to RFID


How CEOs are grappling with the breakthrough tracking technology.

Chief Executive Manufacturing November 1 2004

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