(Survey Results) The Greatest Current Challenges to Performance Improvement

The Practicing Perfection Institute, Inc. (PPI) recently offered a survey to nearly 5,000 performance improvement practitioners involved in safety, error reduction, quality, efficiency, and/or productivity. The survey asked a single question: “What is your greatest current challenge relative to improving [safety, quality, etc.] within your organization?” This was the second survey of this type conducted [...]

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What’s Wrong with Pursuing Excellence?

“It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.” –Voltaire I’ve been scoffed at by the leaders of “Centers of Excellence.” Been cast aside by those launching “Corporate Excellence” initiatives. I’ve even been called a “heretic” by a senior leader of a [very] well known nuclear institute. But I [...]

By |2015-01-25T15:46:00+00:00January 25th, 2015|Latest Insights|0 Comments