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About the Presentation Today's global corporations face risks that range from the controllable (price fluctuations, currency volatility, market changes) to those that are beyond control (natural disasters). To counter supply-chain disru...
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About the Presentation "Islands of profit" is a term for the 20 percent to 30 percent of a business that provides all reported profits, subsidizing the 30 percent to 40 percent of the business that actually loses money. If you can secur...
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Dr. Randy Kirchain, Principal Research Scientist, MIT Material Systems Lab (MIT MSL) MIT MSL is working with industry to identify the materials supply constraints and price fluctuations that could impact the future viability of businesse...
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In Spring 2013, a dozen teams of MIT graduate students in MIT Sloan School of Management's GlobalHealth Lab collaborated with entrepreneurs and leaders aiming to improve the quality, scope, volume, and reach of healthcare for those who m...
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Jeff Wilke, LGO '93, is the Senior Vice President for Amazon's Consumer Business and the Co-Chair of the LGO Governing Board.In this video, he describes the value that the LGO program and its alumni have for Amazon and other LGO partner ...
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In a recent MIT Leaders for Global Operations webinar titled “Can Financial Engineering Cure Cancer?”, MIT Sloan Professor Andrew Lo described how the same tools that were used to catastrophically inflate U.S. mortgage debt m...
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As the leader of strategic and integration planning for Google’s 2012 acquisition of Motorola Mobility, Matt Vokoun, LGO ’05, has played a key role in the Internet giant’s move into the mobile space. In a recent web sem...
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About the Presentation The world is rife with process improvement methods designed to deal with systemic issues facing manufacturing and services firms. Although proven tools, such as Six Sigma, Re-engineering, and Lean, exist to build ...
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About the Presentation Companies pursuing platform strategies focus heavily on market strategy and product development, often leaving procurement and supply chain decisions to downstream supporting business units. Supply chain organizat...
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About the Presentation The University of Michigan Health System (UMHS) has been on the lean journey for the past seven years, creating the Michigan Quality System. UMHS has over 20,000 faculty, staff, and trainees. The goal is to create...
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About the Presentation Multisourcing has its own set of challenges. With more people from different organizations on board, conflicts are bound to arise. The complex nature of these conflicts calls for specialized resolution strategies,...
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