December 2013 |   Volume: 45 |   Number: 12
The member magazine of the Institute of Industrial Engineers
The long search for the perfect way to map out new warehouses has yielded many lessonsBy Russell D. Meller and Lisa M. Thomas
LeanSigma certification gives Ohio State graduates a running start By D. Scott Sink
Technical professionals never have been in more demand, so take advantage now By Karla Tankersley
From supply chain security to organizational strategy, reading is fundamental for improvement Compiled by Michael Hughes
When things go badly
Fighting off monkey business
Lessons about water
The December issue includes information about the nominees for open positions on the IIE Board of Trustees and technical operations board as well as voting process details. Nominees were asked the following question: If you are elected, how will you make things better for industrial engineers through your position?
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– James Tompkins, from his Supply Chain column in the October issue
Training humanitarian IEs
IE interviews the three co-directors of Georgia Tech’s Center for Health and Humanitarian Logistics.