Though communism may be declining in China, the theory of continuous revolution developed by its founding father Mao Tse-tung may have some parallels on free market manufacturing management thinking.
For over thirty years, I have endeavoured to improve organisational performance with careful adoption of information systems.
For the love of technology
It seems almost every newspaper I have opened recently references the unstoppable rise of technology.
“One of the most scalable organisations in human history was the Roman army.
Christian Verstraete at a glance:
- 20 years specialising in IT supporting business processes
- Studied engineering at Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium
- Co-authored Strategic Value Creation through Collaborative Supplier Relationship Management, (2005)
Many IT departments are struggling.
Personally, I have been looking forward to the April edition of the Lean Management Journal.
The conference was superb and highlighted just how far lean healthcare has progressed over the past two years.
Peter Marsh is the former manufacturing editor of The Financial Times and is in a unique position to have written this overview of world manufacturing – how it has developed and where it is going.