Entrepreneurial mindset and its role in ISE education

To meet industry’s expectations, universities are giving industrial and systems engineering students the problem-solving skills of an entrepreneurial mindset.
By Nadiye O. Erdil, Lourdes A. Medina and Sandy Furterer

Students forge new roads for future transportation

As the need for research into autonomous, connected vehicles increases, an ISE graduate course offers students the chance to learn how to harness and perfect the technology.
By Larry Osentoski

Demystifying service as a US Army engineer

A career as a U.S. Army engineer offers IE professionals a unique way to apply their skills and know-how in service of their country.
By Brett Powers

Happiness and its impact on workplace behavior

Happiness at work has been linked to a range of positive individual and organizational outcomes, both for the individual and for their organizations.
By Golnaz Sadri

Reflecting on a year of challenges and solutions

Highlights of ISE 2021 is a special digital publication featuring some of the stories that chronicled a year of challenges and triumphs.


Top stories in this month's news from the field

  • EWeek aimed at engaging future engineers
  • UPS marks a century of industrial engineering innovation
  • Survey measures trust in healthcare providers
  • Research aims to create model of human heart to test treatments
  • Researchers develop devices that mimic human facial reactions
  • Roll over, Beethoven: AI has got you covered
  • A 3D-printed ‘WASP’ nest made from clay
  • Book of the month: The Successful Manager: Practical Approaches for Building and Leading High-Performing Teams


Performance by Kevin McManus

Window to the workplace

Management by Steve Snelling

Performing an operations audit

Systems Engineering by Ricardo Valerdi

Thinking in moments

Manufacturing by Shahrukh A. Irani

Lean principles for high-mix, low-volume firms


This month in IISE news ...

  • Full slate of work safety solutions set for AEC March 21-24
  • Nordstrom’s DePree among speakers at May 21-24 event in Seattle
  • Entries due March 18 for annual IISE-IAB YouTube contest
  • Save the date for #Lean6Data2022
  • SHS chooses new 2022 officers
  • Submit IISE Cup entries by Feb. 18


May 2024 issue

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