Tag: success

Improve Your Process Performance

Improve Your Process Performance

Are you seeking ways to enhance your business processes without breaking the bank? Look no further! Our simple and effective method and tool will help you assess and improve your process performance, delivering measurable results within days. Introducing the Process Performance Potential (PPP) tool, developed in partnership with a client – a good company that […]

The Transition: Employee to Managerial Role

The Transition: Employee to Managerial Role The "admin"-to-"subject matter" ratio changes as we we climb the ladder

Are exceptional employees bound for managerial success? Not necessarily. While being deemed a “good employee” may increase the likelihood of promotion to a management position, being a good manager requires a distinct set of personal traits, skills and values. In general, managerial roles require a unique skill set, often emphasizing “soft” skills. Being an employee […]

ROGERS OUTAGE – Part III: Strategic Management of Shareholder Value: Coincidences?

ROGERS OUTAGE – Part III: Strategic Management of Shareholder Value: Coincidences? The Shaw Merger Must Go On!

This is Part 3 of Rogers Outage Assessment by End User. You can also read Part 1 – The Five Forces of Oligopoly and Part 2 – Cultural Assessment and the Root Cause. Rogers Communications and Shaw Communications expected to have their merger to be closed by July 31. It must be a coincidence, but […]

CEO Blog Nation: Will There Be More Entrepreneurs?

CEO Blog Nation: Will There Be More Entrepreneurs?

Growing empowerment and embracing of individuality is motivating more people to begin their entrepreneurship journey. But the big question, will there be or less entrepreneurs in the future? CEO Blog Nation asked entrepreneurs their thoughts on the future of entrepreneurship and here’s what they we had to say: But Of Course! Of course, there will […]

THE ANSWER IS EXCELLENCE

THE ANSWER IS EXCELLENCE

There are three ways to improve business performance of any organization: Technology – Processes – People. New technology may give you a sizeable performance boost. However, it will NOT guarantee you a lasting competitive advantage because your competitor will probably invest in similar equipment or technology. New equipment will not protect you in case of […]

Always Stand Up for Your Real Team

Always Stand Up for Your Real Team

As a leader, you have to always stand for your team, right? Wrong. Rather, first, you need to make sure you realize which team is “your team.” That may sound counterintuitive but that’s life. Being a manager (team lead, manager, director, etc.), you are in charge of a unit consisting of several individuals. If you […]

Canada Cost Post-Saving Math

Canada Cost Post-Saving Math Freising, Munich area, Germany

(On the photo, a post(wo)man delivering mail to the residents of Freising, Munich area) Door-to-door mail delivery to urban customers has been phased out in Canada in the last five years. This was a major cost-saving initiative of Canada Post. As a performance improvement specialist, I doubt its value for Canadians.  Without a doubt, there is […]

Advanced Project Management Secret: Shared Values

Advanced Project Management Secret: Shared Values Values PM 2.0

  Requirements can make or break your projects. Depending on your personal level of PM maturity, you will make sure that you have clarified them on one, two, or three levels. Here’s what can further improve your chances to deliver the project successfully: shared values of the team. The secret is in the proper composition […]