Supply chain resilience
This whitepaper provides a framework for identifying and analyzing all forms of supply chain risk.
Business Trends 2014
Today’s business leaders need clear, concise and well-informed perspectives on important dynamics that are currently reshaping the business environment.
Reducing costs and increasing efficiency
Reducing costs for the Canadian government through “lean” processes for operations and administration within departments and agencies.
Global Human Capital Trends 2014
CEOs and HR leaders see talent as a major challenge to growth. Where should you focus? Our survey of 2500+ leaders in 90+ countries reveals 12 critical trends shaping the human capital agenda.
Some (Re-)assembly Required
Financial Times article discussing the impact of outsourcing and offshoring on the ability to access a company's data and whether that requires an adjustment to the global business services model.
Process Intelligence: six tenets of intelligent process improvement
This paper outlines six tenets to help companies think beyond what is currently “known” and bring more “intelligence” to process improvement.
Additive manufacturing technology can break existing performance trade-offs by reducing the capital needed to achieve scale and scope economies. Understanding how this can be done requires a review of how scale and scope economies shape certain product manufacturing and distribution decisions.