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Ideas Made to Matter Knowledge Management

The standard-setting heroes of global technology

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These three pioneers made quiet contributions to technology and the global economy that can’t be understated. Without their work, nothing works.

Aug 6, 2019
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Ideas Made to Matter Supply Chain

Startups, cities jostle over access to the curb

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The ‘last mile’ offers threats, opportunities for mobility and delivery services — and municipalities hold the keys.

Jun 6, 2019
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Ideas Made to Matter Risk Management

Climate change and financial risk

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Follow these five steps to put extreme weather impacts into financial perspective.

May 23, 2019
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Ideas Made to Matter Supply chain

3 ways retail supply chains are changing

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The retired logistics EVP talks transportation, in-store pickups, and incentivizing customers.

May 15, 2019
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Ideas Made to Matter Strategy

Case study takes up Tesla entry into the auto industry

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Exploring the forces reshaping the market and how Elon Musk’s company could upend automakers.

May 13, 2019
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Ideas Made to Matter Supply chain

Tainted food on purpose? It’s adulteration

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A look at intentional and unintentional food adulteration, and why it matters to agricultural supply chains.

May 1, 2019
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Ideas Made to Matter Education

MIT Sloan No. 1 for MBA specialties

And climbed into the top three spots for graduate business schools.

Mar 12, 2019
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Ideas Made to Matter Cybersecurity

These are the cyberthreats lurking in your supply chain

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Five potential attack points, and how to defend them.

Feb 19, 2019
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Ideas Made to Matter Supply chain

4 ways to handle supply chain blind spots

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New technology, but also long-term relationships, and even lean manufacturing.

Nov 9, 2018
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Ideas Made to Matter Technology

What students will learn in the 'Blockchain and Money' class

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Gary Gensler, a former Wall Street regulator and partner at Goldman Sachs, will teach the course this fall.

Jul 23, 2018
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