Industry Today Volume 22 Issue 2

hen it comes to solving some of the world’s most daunting prob- lems, companies look to oper- ations management professionals. From the traditional domains of supply chain and lean manufacturing to emerging areas of big data and analytics, organizations want to see a pos- itive impact--not just on their bottom line, but also on society and the environment. For more than 25 years the Tauber Institute for Global W INDUSTRY TODAY 19 FEATURE - TAUBER INSTITUTE ON CHALLENGES TOP COMPANIES