The Baldrige Excellence Framework’s Criteria helps manufacturers with today’s challenges, including strategy and resilience, operational effectiveness, supplier management, digitization and industry 4.0, and workforce issues.
Improve your performance by partnering for feedback and recognition with your state or regional Baldrige-based program affiliated with the nonprofit Alliance for Performance Excellence, a partner of NIST’s Baldrige Performance Excellence Program.
Conduct an assessment at the national level for feedback. Your company’s story may be eligible for our nation’s only Presidential award for organizational performance excellence!
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The Baldrige Program began in 1987 to support U.S. manufacturers in being competitive in a global market. Its Baldrige Excellence Framework© and Criteria have adapted with the changing times and can be especially helpful for the challenges of today’s manufacturers. Learn more from Baldrige Award recipients in Manufacturing.
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James E. Berry, President, Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, 2012 Baldrige Award recipient
Terry May, President and Founder, MESA, 2020, 2012, 2006 Baldrige Award Recipient
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