These resources and partners add value for our licensed professionals and client organizations.
GBN is a global network of organizations and experts focused on promoting and facilitating the use of benchmarking and sharing of best practices. Benchmarking, learning from the experience of others, is a powerful method for breakthrough thinking, innovation, improvement and for delivering exceptional bottom-line results. It is one of the most popular and effective tools used for organizational success.
BPIR is a leading internet-based benchmarking and best practice information and networking service for improvement-focused individuals and organizations. The BPIR contains 1,000’s of benchmarks, performance measures, best practice case studies, and provides over a 1,000,000 articles on the theme of performance improvement across all functional areas, industries and covering most countries. Members communicate with each other on-line, share benchmarks and best practices, participate in discussion forums and develop new business opportunities.
Flevy is an online marketplace for premium business documents. Resource materials are available for interested professionals at this link https://flevy.com/author/cdringrose88 . Those interested in becoming licensed to use the turnkey toolkit are invited to contact us regarding the Train-the-Trainer program.
Organizational Excellence Technical Committee, American Society of Quality (OETC) supports and promotes the use of international excellence models to help all organizations attain higher levels of performance. Goals of this global committee are to: promote the use of international, national and local excellence programs, contribute to a body of knowledge about excellence models, share case studies and success stories about performance excellence, explain how traditional quality methods and tools integrate with excellence models, and facilitate opportunities for people and organizations to connect, share, grow and learn from each other. Dawn Ringrose, Principal of Organizational Excellence Specialists, represents Canada on the OETC.
SimplifyISO is dedicated to making ISO registration painless and possible. Services include training, auditing and managing documents and educating via a free webinar series. Affiliated with the company is the new International Management System Institute that provides certification for professionals that wish to work in the ISO field.
The ISCM Foundation is a charity organization dedicated to social and economic development of developing countries. It is structured for success with three entities that focus on supporting projects (ISCM Foundation), providing funding (ISCM Investments) and offering educational services (Centre for Business Excellence). There is an effective system of governance in place that includes the ISCM Foundation Board and international legal and policy advisors of reputable firms that secure the agendas of the government projects. The ISCM Foundation Board provides supervisory board services over each local operating board unit. Dawn Ringrose and Nancy Nouaimeh serve on the Board of the ISCM Foundation.
TOPPI TI provides business intelligence tools that allow performance oriented organizations to monitor and improve performance. Based on the core principles of Lean and Six Sigma, the tools help to engage employees in problem solving, measure performance in real time and develop a feedback-oriented work culture. This way of working makes a positive contribution to communication, accountability, productivity and innovation. TOPP TI is supported by a seasoned team of professionals equipped to provide support to organizations embracing digital transformation.
MacKay CEO Forums has a vision to populate the world with better leaders. Toward this end, the forum accelerates performance through high impact and time efficient peer group sessions for CEOs, executives and business owners and hosts the Edge Program that includes breakfasts and summits. Dawn Ringrose, Principal of Organizational Excellence Specialists, has been selected as a Speaker for the forum.