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Logistics

Consolidated service centers transform hospital purchasing

Hospitals have long been notorious for their sluggish, antiquated supply chain management. But today, under intense pressure to cut costs while maintaining high-quality care, some are trying a new model — the …

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Management

Emotional self-leadership: Learning how to whistle while you work

The catchy Snow White tune with its hypnotic whistles has been engrained into many young minds over the decades. But, somehow, the message — we can find pleasure while working (or we can find stress) — hasn’t made …

Salinas, CA - USA; July 1, 2015: Seasonal field workers cut and box romaine lettuce.

Economics

Why companies that put employees first prosper

Tony Sarsam, CEO of Ready Pac Foods Inc., is a highly respected leader known for building a high-performance culture. Hear his lessons on the importance of focusing on people to improve the bottom …

Phoenix, US - May 23, 2015: Mid-day rare low traffic in and out of Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport near East Economy Parking Lot with Papago Park buttes in the distance, Arizona

Economics

Predicting 2017: ‘Tis the season for economic projections

‘Tis the season for many companies to have accurate projections for the future. That’s why we present annually the Lawrence R. Klein Award for Blue Chip Accuracy. …

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