COVID 19 – A Call on Excellence

This guest blog is authored by Trevor Shaw CPA, CA, CMC, CQA. A distinguished professional with 40 years of experience auditing government programs in Canada, he shares some valuable insights about the Covid 19 pandemic. Trevor says “C-19 is putting excellence to the test. It is teaching social commitment matters most and the bottom line is not everything”. 

TRUST IN LEADERSHIP

This blog aims to answer seven questions about trust. It starts with a definition of trust and explores how to build, reinforce and measure it and then concludes with a team exercise that can be used with virtual workers.

COLLABORATION IS A SUCCESS FACTOR FOR ORGANIZATIONAL EXCELLENCE

This blog speaks to the tremendous opportunity at hand to educate the working population about the positive relationship that exists between implementing an excellence model and improving organizational performance. In doing so, it examines the current state and desired future state of the excellence community and the working population with respect to excellence models. And it poses the question – Do We Have The Will?

SHOW THEM THE MONEY

Wayne Burroughs has authored this blog to share how important it is to connect organizational excellence and ROI. He speaks to the value of undertaking an organizational improvement program and provides some sage advice about how leaders can capture and work with employees to drive business results.

BUILDING HIGHLY EFFECTIVE TEAMS

This article by Dr. Omer Tigani uses the Bruce Tuckman Team Model to highlight the role of team leaders during the five stages of team development – forming, storming, norming, performing, adjourning.

THE ‘ONE-STOP-SHOP’ FOR EXCELLENCE

In this one-stop-shop, a number of businesses have teamed up to offer a suite of services so organizations can get what they need for the excellence journey in a convenient and customized fashion. Just one call and a description of requirements will set the wheels in motion and deliver a tailored solution.

QUALITY MANAGEMENT AND ORGANIZATIONAL EXCELLENCE

Quality Management and Organizational Excellence

This article compares the roles in quality management and organizational excellence. It shares a formula for success for quality management professionals and a way to speak with leaders that will allow these professionals to succeed in the future.