Achieving Operational Excellence through Digital Transformation

Digital transformation refers to the process of leveraging digital technologies to fundamentally change how businesses operate, deliver value to customers, and interact with stakeholders.

The conference speakers will talk about how they use Excellence Models to manage and adapt throughout their digital transformation efforts and work towards operational excellence.

Winners of the 2nd Environmental, Social and Governance Excellence Award 2023

Congratulations to the winning and participating teams of the 2nd Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Excellence Award 2023 on their efforts to make the world a better place for everyone!

The award recipients were announced on Friday, 8 September 2023 after the meticulous assessments of their written application submissions, presentations, and live Q&A Sessions during the Finals of the award that were held on Thursday, 7 September 2023.

International Best Practice Competition 2023, 7-Star Recipients Announced

It is with great pleasure that we share the names of the 7-Star and 6-Star Best Practice Award Recipients from the 14 Finalists at the 9th International Best Practice Competition 2023 (IBPC)!

The award recipients were announced and recognized for their exceptional performance in a virtual ceremony on Thursday, 20 July 2023 after the Qualifying Round (Round 2) and Final (Round 3) of meticulous assessments of their written application submissions, presentations, and live Q&A Sessions (held between June 19 and July 19, 2023).

Mission and Vision Statements of EFQM Award winners

This blog post explores the fundamental differences between vision and mission statements and their significance in achieving business excellence. A vision statement describes an organization’s desired future, while a mission statement outlines its core purpose and objectives. The post discusses how a well-defined vision and mission can align employees’ goals with the organization’s objectives, guide decision-making, boost motivation and engagement, and provide a competitive advantage. The post also provides a table of EFQM award winners from 2017-2021 and their vision and mission statements, demonstrating how these organizations have achieved outstanding performance.

Podcast: Unlocked with Skot Waldron

Skot Waldron is an experienced leader in the tech industry, known for his ability to guide companies to achieve remarkable success. The Unlocked with Skot Waldron podcast offers candid conversations with business leaders and entrepreneurs, providing valuable insights and advice on succeeding in the tech industry. Listeners can learn from the podcast’s focus on unlocking the secrets of success, developing their own strategies, and growing their companies.

Summer School on Quality and Organizational Excellence 2023

The Summer School on Quality and Organizational Excellence returns after four years, with a focus on “Digital Quality”. The event aims to bring together people from around the world to share knowledge and discuss quality. The program includes master classes on topics related to Digital Quality and Quality 4.0, industrial tours, and a sightseeing tour of Braga. The Summer School offers more than 20 hours of contact for participants to learn, share experiences and insights, and network with colleagues.

BPIR Newsletter February 2023 Newsletter, Best practice presentation, Self-assessment, Research study. In this issue: Closing date for entries for IBPC, OWIA, GBN, and ESG 2023 , Featured Events, Digital Transformation in Education Video Presentation, Employee Communication Self-assessment, and Strategy Implementation Research Study

2023-2024 Baldrige Excellence Education and Health Care Frameworks Now Available

The Baldrige Performance Excellence Program has released the 2023–2024 Baldrige Excellence ® Framework (Education) and 2023–2024 Baldrige Excellence Framework ® (Health Care)—in both print form and PDF. These versions complement the Business/Nonprofit version of the framework that was released in January. All three versions include the Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence (by sector), core values and concepts, and guidelines for evaluating your organization’s processes and results.

BPIR Newsletter January 2023 Newsletter, Best practice presentation, Self-assessment, Research study. In this issue: Announcing dates for IBPC, OWIA, GBN, and ESG 2023, Featured Events, Competitive, Profitable, New Normal SMEs Video Presentation, Cybersecurity Self-assessment, and Top insight for the C-Suit Research Study

GBN Newsletter December 2022

In the Dec 2022 edition of GBNewsletter read about: 8th International Best Practice Competition, Features & Failures – A Bank Fable, Organizational Excellence in Our Global Goverment & Education Sectors, 2nd International Innovation & Benchmarking Summit