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Vicki Holt,
Accelerated innovation driven by digital transformation can solve some of the world’s greatest challenges, believes retiring MLC Board Member & Protolabs CEO, Vicki Holt.

S U R V E Y
The pandemic has spurred a paradigm shift in cultural transformation as manufacturing companies have leveraged M4.0 to accelerate digital adoption, collaboration, innovation, and integration across their enterprises, reveals the Manufacturing Leadership Council’s latest M4.0 Cultures survey.

M4.0 Cultures

  EDITOR’S LETTER
THE CHALLENGE OF
ORCHESTRATING CULTURAL CHALLENGE
The idea of corporate or organizational culture encompasses many things.
By David R. Brousell

  P  O V
M4.0 CULTURES
COVID-19 has provided an extraordinary impetus to the transformation of M4.0 cultures.
Sue Pelletier

10 PRINCIPLES FOR BUILDING A NIMBLE, M4.0 READY CULTURE
Digital technology can be a vital tool for workers at all levels, but demonstrating its value is crucial to its acceptance.
By Antonio Martin, David McGraw, Glenn Pfenninger, Alma Rashid, and Kris Slozak

UNLOCKING THE VALUE OF M4.0
Deliberately shifting culture through practical behavior changes is the key to more agile and sustainable manufacturing.
By Joe Dettmann and Jason Fehr

6 PILLARS OF SUCCESSFUL M4.0 EXECUTION
To successfully adapt to change, including big disruptions like the pandemic, manufacturers need to embrace a set of technologies that enable changes to business operations quickly and to innovate for changing times.
By Anant Kadiyala

M4.0 INTEGRATION ESSENTIALS
It takes a meaningful alignment of culture, leadership, and processes to power effective M4.0 business operations.
By Mike Hutcheson

REWARDING A CULTURE OF CONTINUOUS LEARNING
It’s time manufacturing companies rethink how they create a learning culture to develop, manage, and support their workers in the digital age.
By Adam Aguzzi 

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COVID-19: A Catalyst for M4.0 Culture

The pandemic has spurred a paradigm shift in cultural transformation as manufacturing companies have leveraged M4.0 to accelerate digital adoption, collaboration, innovation, and integration across their enterprises, reveals the Manufacturing Leadership Council’s latest M4.0 Cultures survey.

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