Monthly Archives: April 2010

Week 1 of Examiner Training is History!

Posted by Bob Hunt Folks, I witnessed tremendous excitement this week as we concluded our first of four weeks of Baldrige National Examiner training.  Over 110 Examiners graduated and are now officially on our Board of Examiners and ready to … Continue reading

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What CEOs Really Think About Social Media

Posted by Zara Brunner 2,700 CEO subscribers to SmartBrief on Leadership (you can register for free) participated in a recent survey on how their companies are involved in social media and what their perceptions are.  Here are some of the data: 75% … Continue reading

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BNQP Recognized as a Best Leadership Development Program

Posted by Pamela Wong As we get ready to kick off the first week of 2010 Examiner training, which begins tomorrow, it came to my attention that, for the third year in a row, the Baldrige National Quality Award Program … Continue reading

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Business Schools’ Great Ethics Debate

  Posted by Harry Hertz, the Baldrige Cheermudgeon   Business Schools’ Great Ethics Debate is the title of an article in the most recent issue of US News and World Report. How can this possibly be a topic for debate? … Continue reading

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Ode (Owed) to Small Business

Posted by Jean Smith I have been reading the blogs and watching the videos from last week’s Quest for Excellence conference and must say that I am very impressed with the workshop content.  It would be invaluable for small firms … Continue reading

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