Program for Quality and Excellence in Northern Israel demonstrates commitment to society and periphery areas
- Quality Progress
- August 2021
- Volume 54 Issue 8
- pp. 42-51
- Bentolila, David J., Zonnenshain, Avigdor, Scher, Chava, Rodogowski, Peleg
- Ruppin Academic Center in Israel, Gordon Center for Systems Engineering and Neaman Institute for National Policies Research at the Technion, Haifa, Israel, Quality & Excellence Program in Industry, Israel, Quality & Excellence Program in Industry, Israel, Rafael, Haifa, Israel.
Promoting industry in Israel’s periphery regions through quality is always a great challenge for quality professionals. This article highlights the Program for Quality and Excellence in Northern Israel and the successful collaboration of quality professionals with corporate social responsibility initiatives of large enterprises in northern Israel. Details of a recent study of feedback from the program’s participants show how the program contributed to other organizations and benefited others. The study’s results also propose future opportunities for improvement.