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Welcome to the Age of Uncertainty

Most of us are willing to work very hard to build frameworks that explain the events taking place around us, and we want to stick with those frameworks, even as they prove to be flawed. For most of us it’s much more difficult to embrace the notion that, …
How comfortable are you with uncertainty? Most of us are willing to work very hard to build frameworks that explain the events taking place around us, and we want to stick with… http://www.gildevents.gilcommunity.com/blog/welcome-age-uncertainty/

Tesla: Suppliers Are Holding Us Back

How can a small, start-up manufacturer establish credibility with key suppliers so that the suppliers will buy into the manufacturer’s demand forecasts and ramp up production accordingly? That was a challenged faced by electric car manufacturer Tesla Mot…
Popular Discussions How can a small, start-up manufacturer establish credibility with key suppliers so that the suppliers will buy into the manufacturer’s demand forecasts… http://www.gildevents.gilcommunity.com/discussion/tesla-suppliers-are-holding-us-back/

Should Lead Time Improvement Be Your Primary Goal?

As more manufacturers shift to business models based on customized, build-to-order products, they should prioritize lead time improvement over cost-base and lean optimizations. That's the argument made by University of Wisconsin-Madison Professor Emeritus…
As more manufacturers shift to business models based on customized, build-to-order products, they should prioritize lead time improvement over cost-base and lean optimizations. Th… http://www.gildevents.gilcommunity.com/discussion/should-lead-time-improvement-be-your-primary-goal/

Reinventing Manufacturing: Germany’s Fulfilling Future

Manufacturing helped Germany recover from the last recession faster than any other major industrialized country. Will rising investments drive its manufacturing future?
Manufacturing helped Germany recover from the last recession faster than any other major industrialized country. Will rising investments drive its manufacturing future? A recent … http://www.gildevents.gilcommunity.com/blog/reinventing-manufacturing-germanys-fulfilling-future/

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