Rebuilding homes and lives with an automaker's advice

Toyota methods helped New Orleans relief agency streamline its operations
By Keith Albertson

Mind mapping in 6 simple steps for business development

Strategic tool combines tacit, explicit knowledge to seek a competitive edge
By Cynthia J. Young

Curl up with smart people, fresh ideas

Our annual book guide features a smorgasbord of thought-provoking topics
Compiled by Keith Albertson

Data science vs. operations research: A comparison

Machine learning is more popular today yet it still includes OR algorithms
By Ilyas Iyoob


Top stories in this month's news from the field

  • Jaguar Land Rover puts 'virtual eyes' on self-driving cars to boost trust
  • Artificial intelligence model accurately identified pneumonia patients, speeding treatment
  • Autonomous Mayflower to sail Puritans' route to mark 400th anniversary
  • Software can identify a phony grin by detecting facial muscle movement
  • Iowa State researchers work on protective clothing systems for firefighters
  • Do we pollute office air just by being there?
  • Book of the month: Disrupt Yourself: Master Relentless Change and Speed Up Your Learning Curve


Performance by Kevin McManus

Learning to lead

Management by Paul Engle

Numbers don't lie: Women are gaining

Health Systems by Peter Woodbridge

Benchmarking in healthcare

Innovation by Nabil Nasr

Beyond electricity to solve climate change

Career Enhancement by Caitlin Kenney

How do ISEs use their PE?


This month in IISE news ...

  • Cast your ballot in IISE elections starting Dec. 12
  • Give back to the profession this season
  • ELSS 2019 conference goers learn how culture is as important as lean, Six Sigma
  • IISE's Mentor Match program links experienced pros, students online with enhanced options
  • Early bird discounts end Dec. 17 for health systems conference
  • Seeking video storytellers for IAB YouTube contest; deadline Feb. 15

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ISE magazine - July 2021


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Inspiring Future ISEs

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University of California-Berkeley

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Universidad de las Américas Puebla, Mexico

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