Key Challenges Facing Manufacturing CEOs Series

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Capitalizing on Innovation and you will receive several successful strategies and tactics 
that CEOs are employing to promote and sustain innovation in their companies.

Learn how manufacturing CEOs are:

  • Systematically having R&D/Engineering teams visit 
    key customers to better understand customers’ 
    evolving system needs and how to potentially 
    increase value to them

  • How to leverage new materials, additive printing, 
    CAD/CAM,  sensors and other technologies to 
    improve product design

  • Applying innovation best practices to manufacturing, marketing, sales, finance and every other function in the business

  • Successful strategies to anticipate and overcome resistance to change

In this world, manufacturers must keep developing new ideas and new approaches, in everything they do. Innovation needs to be ongoing, nimble, and embedded
into the organization—and a key priority for leaders.

Through Chief Executive Network member meetings as well as a proprietary research survey, we learned the top issues manufacturing CEOs are facing and how they are overcoming these challenges. This report plus the others in the series are designed to help manufacturing CEOs combat these issues and stay ahead.

Other reports in this series include:

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9 Strategies For Capitalizing on Innovation

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