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Online Education | Professional Development | Leadership | Engineering | Systems Thinking

By: MIT xPRO | December 14th, 2022
6 Minute Read

It’s time to dispel the myth that online courses are only suitable for learning hard skills. 

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Professional Development | Leadership | Systems Thinking

By: MIT xPRO | September 14th, 2022
5 Minute Read

System Thinking Is the Cognitive Skill of the 21st Century Look around you, and you’ll see: life as we know it is becoming more and more complex. 

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Professional Development | Manufacturing | Engineering | MITx MicroMasters® Programs | MIT Open Learning | Systems Thinking

By: MIT Open Learning | March 2nd, 2022
3 Minute Read

Our world runs on increasingly complex and interrelated systems. Approaching problems in technical environments from a systems perspective is an essential skill for many professionals, as organizations look to drive and optimize complex projects under high-pressure conditions. 

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Online Education | Engineering | Systems Thinking

By: MIT xPRO | October 20th, 2021
4 Minute Read

In the past 18 months, most of us have experienced what happens when supply chains falter.  In a recent webinar, Dr. Chris Caplice, Executive Director of the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics and Dr. Bruce Cameron, Director of MIT's System Architecture Lab, discussed how the pandemic called attention to the interconnectedness of supply chains and the value of a systems thinking approach for professionals working in supply chain design and management.