Monthly Archives: September 2013

Should Shareholder Value be the only Measuring Stick?

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey A recent article in The Washington Post–“Company Town’s Decline Reflects New Mantra: Shareholders First”–got me thinking. The article begins with a look at Endicott, NY, where, in the 1980s, 10,000 IBM workers kept the upstate town … Continue reading

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Excellence in the Northwest and Beyond

Posted by Christine Schaefer This summer witnessed the founding of Performance Excellence Northwest (PENW).  This regional Baldrige-based program is now ready to serve U.S. businesses and nonprofit, education, and health care organizations located in the states of Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. With this development, … Continue reading

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The Impact of Baldrige, State by State

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey The Baldrige Performance Excellence Program has always been proud to call the programs of the Alliance for Performance Excellence part of the Baldrige family. The programs that cover nearly every state in the union and … Continue reading

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