Tag Archives: strategic planning

Baldrige and Strategic Planning/Budgeting

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey Applying for the Baldrige Award in order to receive feedback from trained examiners is just one way that some organizations use the Criteria for Performance Excellence. A much more common use of the Criteria relates … Continue reading

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How to Use Baldrige for Strategic Planning–and Raise Health Status and Employee Engagement at the Same Time

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey Before Baldrige, every three to five years, the strategic planning staff at 2011 Baldrige Award recipient Southcentral Foundation (SCF) went to a locked room, opened up a dense binder from the last planning cycle, and … Continue reading

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Follow the Yellow, Brick Criteria

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey   In times of disappearing budgets and funds, many organizations—the Baldrige Program included—need to take an introspective look at themselves and take actions to survive and better yet to reinvent themselves. Senior leaders could lose sleep wondering … Continue reading

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Criteria Requirement 2.1a.(1) How does your organization conduct its strategic planning?

Posted by Jeff Lucas I am not going to provide details on all of the “items to address” from our Criteria for Performance Excellence(so don’t bother posting OFI comments like “unclear how time horizons were set”), but I did want … Continue reading

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Are You Flying Blind?

Posted by Harry Hertz, the Baldrige Cheermudgeon It all started last Friday morning when I was driving to work. Part of my commute is on a winding country road that is one lane in each direction. I usually see only … Continue reading

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