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The Official Baldrige Blog

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Vietnam News

Headline, February 3, 2012 " Enterprises receive National Quality Award 2012". Sixty-seven outstanding enterprises were selected to receive the Vietnam

I Love My Wife

Let me start by clearly stating that Fran and I have been married over forty years and I am very happily married. I have no interest in dating. But, much as

When Baldrige Geeks Wed

What do you give the bride and groom when they are both Baldrige geeks? I struggled with the question, but then the answer seemed obvious: You give them their

Intelligent Risk at Richland College

by Pamela Wong (Former Writer, Baldrige Program) Richland College presented a thought-provoking session at the Quest for Excellence® Conference this week.

One if by Land, Two if by Baldrige

One of my first forays into blogging for the Baldrige Program was almost 10 years ago in a blog that combined my affinity for the Baldrige mission—to improve

How ARDEC Fields a Winning Team

Why is Stephen Strasburg , the pitcher picked first by the Washington Nationals in Major League Baseball’s 2009 draft, getting so much media attention? My guess

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About this blog

Blogrige, the official blog of the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program, shares practical guidance, success stories, examples, and inspiration on how Baldrige resources can support your long-term success, whether your organization is large or small, has one site or worldwide locations, and is just getting started or continuously improving.

The Baldrige Program offers a comprehensive and proven leadership and management framework that focuses on results in all areas of your organization. Learn more about the Baldrige Progam, the products and services available to help your organization succeed, and how to self-assess using the Baldrige framework.

If you have any questions about Blogrige, please contact Baldrige Customer Service at baldrige [at]

The views presented here are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views or policies of NIST.