Happy Friday. Click This. Communicating at Work

Happy Friday! Did you know we spend approximately 28% of our workweek reading and replying to emails? (via McKinsey & Company). Do you have a love/hate relationship with your email inbox? You’re not the only one. Take a few minutes to read F [...] read more

Diversified Supplier Spend Reduces Supply Chain Risk

A product lifecycle management (PLM)-based procurement solution supports part visibility to calculate and forecast aggregate material needs. This in turn helps OEMs better negotiate the purchasing decisions of suppliers. When procurement managers can [...] read more

Happy Friday. Click This. Design and Design Thinking.

Can your business benefit from design thinking? How many “wicked” problems are you facing? Thinking of yourself as a designer may be the first step forward. Most of us wouldn’t consider ourselves designers, and yet every day we have oppo [...] read more

PLM Helps OEMs Overcome Inconsistent Communication and Security Standards

According to a forecast by Gartner, the Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to swell to as many as 26 billion devices by 2020. Interrupting the market’s collective celebration are security experts who pronounce that IoT could become the year’s b [...] read more

Palo Alto Networks Reveals Keys to Achieving Compliance

Palo Alto Networks is leading a new era in cybersecurity by protecting thousands of enterprise, government, and service provider networks from cyber threats. Arena recently interviewed Rachel Yabut, Supply Chain Risk Manager at Palo Alto Networks, t [...] read more

Improve Supply Chain Visibility Throughout Your Network of Partners

Companies that fail to provide necessary supply chain visibility into design and sourcing processes often discover too late that delays, scrap, risk exposure and quality failures were due to a dangerous reliance on manual, disparate or non-existent s [...] read more