April 2016

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All Together Now

by Rochetti, Kim

To overcome fire-fighting routines and more effectively deploy strategic plans, many organizations use the hoshin kanri method and X matrix tool....

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Decide and Conquer

by Bailey, Bill D.; Lee, Jan

Most of us spend at least part of our time working in groups or teams. These may be functional or cross functional groups such as project, design or process improvement teams....

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Budgetary Bandage

by Sharma, Manoj

Process improvement approaches can be used effectively in combination with pragmatic application of clinical knowledge to improve wound care costs by targeting excess use in community care, a nontraditional setting for application of process improvement....

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Maintenance Required

by Castellano, Joseph F.; Roehm, Harper A.; Shaw, Carol M.

What is the cost to your organization of a disengaged workforce? The costs in terms of lost productivity, customer satisfaction and employee morale could be substantial....

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ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement Sponsors and Exhibitors

by QP Staff

Automotive Industry 333 Action Group Alcoa 313 EXHIBITORS BOOTH Alliance Calibration 315 American National Standards 209 Institute ( ANSI) AQS Management Systems 710 ASQ Media Sales/ Naylor 834 Baldrige Performance 832 Excellence Program Baxter Healthcar...

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