Best Practices: Where are they?

Best Practices: Where are they?

The term Best Practices is used widely. This is an area of concern. Is a Best Practice a minimum requirement? Or an average? Or is it a benchmark? I belong to the Global Benchmarking Network, founded by Dr Robert Camp, the Benchmarking Guru. For us, 

Coronavirus: The Invisible Teacher

Coronavirus: The Invisible Teacher

Data / Information / Knowledge / Wisdom India is in a Lockdown. Citizens are in Coronavirus Cages. For the past month, the print and television media (English, Hindi, and Regional), have been updating the citizens of India with daily data on Coronavirus: Reported Cases; Active 

Harvest your Best Practices. Innovate them, or die.

Harvest your Best Practices. Innovate them, or die.

The Secret: Continuously Innovate Best Practices to Next Practices Financial Management We all know that we are organized in silos. These silos have names‚ĶPurchase, Operations, Accounts, Human Resource Development, and so on. We have owners for these silos, who are accountable for the performance of 

Is Excellence a Noun or a Verb?

Is Excellence a Noun or a Verb?

IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality Award The IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality Award (IMC RBNQA) for Performance Excellence was established, post-liberalization, in 1995. Liberalization of the Indian economy meant that protective managerial practices in Indian industry were thenceforth dead. RIP. To survive and succeed, industry 

DUBAI WE LEARN

DUBAI WE LEARN

Benchmarking for Best Practices ISO 9001 is the Foundation Once upon a time we were introduced to Quality Management Systems. ISO 9001 Quality Standard to be precise. Quality Management is about the Juran Trilogy: Quality Planning: To set the standard for our processes, based on 

Who are the Indian Benchmarks for Performance Excellence?

Who are the Indian Benchmarks for Performance Excellence?

Performance Excellence Over the past three decades, Quality Management has matured from Process Excellence to Performance Excellence. The parallel is the quality of a solo musician versus the collective performance of an orchestra. Crescendo! The results of Performance Excellence are a rainbow of: Corporate governance