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What the Commerce Secretary Said at This Year’s Baldrige Award Ceremony

Posted by Christine Schaefer As the sun set over the Baltimore harbor waterfront Sunday evening, leaders of four high-performing American organizations officially received the 2016 Baldrige Award crystals that symbolize their status as national role models. “This year’s recipients each … Continue reading

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Celebrating the 2013 Baldrige Award Recipients

Posted by Christine Schaefer Pewaukee School District “It may seem like Baldrige is all results and processes,” said JoAnn Sternke, superintendent of the Wisconsin district honored at the official ceremony for 2013 Baldrige Award winners Sunday evening in Baltimore, Maryland. … Continue reading

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For Whom Are You Working?

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey Anyone can name his/her customers–whether they are the people who buy products and services from you or internal customers such as your boss or the next person in the supply chain. But does your organization have an … Continue reading

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First Win Their Hearts and Minds, Then Consider These Steps

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey What’s the key to managing and engaging literally a city of employees? 2012 Baldrige Award recipient and municipal role model the City of Irving, Texas, may have some ideas. “Say what you mean and do … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Journey: The 2012 Baldrige Award Recipients (Part II)

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey North Mississippi Health Services “I am honored and humbled to accept this award on behalf of the 6,200 employees, over 500 physicians, 200 volunteers, and our Boards of Directors,” said John Heer, chief executive officer and president … Continue reading

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