The Manufacturing Leadership Journal April 2021

M4.0 Cultures


Dialogue with 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.

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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 accelerate digital adoption, collaboration, innovation, and integration.

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ML Journal April 2021

Unlocking the Value of M4.0

March 30, 2021

Deliberately shifting culture through practical behavior changes is the key to more agile and sustainable manufacturing.

ML Journal April 2021

6 Pillars of Successful M4.0 Execution

March 30, 2021

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.

ML Journal April 2021

M4.0 Integration Essentials

March 30, 2021

Lean principles led to standardized performance, but digital performance systems are their high-powered successor.

ML Journal April 2021

Rewarding a Culture of Continuous Learning

March 30, 2021

It’s time manufacturing companies rethink how they create a learning culture to develop, manage, and support their workers in the digital age.

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Manufacturing Cyber Security: MxD’s Protection Framework

February 25, 2021

As manufacturers accelerate the deployment of digital technologies to modernize and interconnect their facilities and supply chains, they also open up new risks for cyber-attacks, stressed Chandra Brown, CEO of MxD, during a recent virtual plant tour for Manufacturing Leadership…

ML Journal April 2021

POV: M4.0 Cultures

March 30, 2021

COVID-19 has provided an extraordinary impetus to the transformation of M4.0 cultures.


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