Manufacturing

4 Principles for Manufacturers Adopting Collaborative Robots

Small, flexible and able to work near humans, collaborative robots are gaining ground as a valuable tool in the manufacturing industry.

China’s Industrial Heartland Aiming to Attract Foreign Manufacturers

As manufacturers continue to leave China due to rising taxes and labor costs, some provinces in the country's industrial heartland are now cutting red tape to reduce the outflow and attract new investment.

Meet the ‘New-Collar’ Workers in Manufacturing

Modern manufacturing no longer thinks in terms of white or blue collar—the workers it needs now are “new-collar”.

How to Attract and Keep Millennial Workers

As the fastest-growing generation in the workforce, millennials will be crucial in helping fill the manufacturing talent gap.

Secrets To Driving Employee Engagement

A new report about employee engagement said that manufacturers need to better cultivate organizational cultures that foster transparency, mutual trust and ongoing professional development.

The Top 5 Digital Transformation Tools Manufacturers Are Leveraging

You’ve been hearing and reading a lot about digital technology, but there are so many different areas, where should you allocate your resources first to generate the highest return?

The Secret Ingredient of American Manufacturing: Some Japanese Flavor

A thriving section of American industry is taking inspiration from half a world away.

How Manufacturers Can Get the Most Out of 3D Printing

From design and prototyping to customization and even mass production, 3D printing is gaining adoption due to its improvements in capabilities and the falling costs of equipment.

The U.S. Manufacturing Resurgence—Not Just Washington’s Job

Three areas American business owners should reevaluate under the new administration

Transformative Technology’s People Factor: What Happens to your Employees?

How to engage both new entrants and existing employees in the digitization challenge.
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CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

CEO Optimism Rebounds in November Amid Growing Hope For Tax Cuts

CEOs are reporting a renewed sense of confidence in where the business landscape will be a year from now, registering the highest level since April.
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CEO OF THE YEAR

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EDITOR'S PICKS

How A Former Accenture CEO Turned A Failing Leadership Into Growth

This former CEO's first year was a disaster until he shifted everyone's focus to create a customer-centric organization. What happened after that went directly to the bottom line.

What P&G Learned About Marketing From Elon Musk

While Tesla was moving ahead of the competition without spending a dime, P&G's marketing machine was watching closely.

How to Follow a Great Leader: Honeywell’s Darius Adamczyk Moves Forward

Darius Adamczyk, Honeywell International’s CEO since April, has a tough act to follow, but his priorities are optimistic and leave him lots of room for stamping his own legacy.

Meet the ‘New-Collar’ Workers in Manufacturing

Modern manufacturing no longer thinks in terms of white or blue collar—the workers it needs now are “new-collar”.