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Blogrige

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Self-Assessing

Banking Reconceived

People who know me always ask if I have a new, entertaining customer experience I would share. And while I have had several over the last year, none rose to the

A Celebration of Life

This blog post is about Lenny. It is in memory of Lenny. While not about me, it is also for me. It is part of the recovery process from grieving. He was my best

To Do or To Be...Is That the Question?

My thinking on this topic was triggered by reading a recent interview of Michael Fisher. He is the CEO of Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, a 130

Marketing 3.0

Your cell phone rings. It is a number that is not on your personal contact list. Since it comes from your area code, you decide to answer. Consider this

Board of Director Responsibilities

The Baldrige Excellence Framework is underpinned by a set of 11 core values and concepts. These core values have guided both the development and understanding

The "New" Purpose of a Corporation

In case you missed it, on August 19, 2019, the Business Roundtable released a statement on the purpose of a corporation. This statement is probably overdue by

Are You A Role Model Leader?

What are the key attributes and behaviors for a role model, visionary leader? About six years ago, a task force of Baldrige community senior executives under

Journey to Target Zero 

With the help of peer feedback, face-to-face knowledge sharing, and coaching, Baldrige Executive Fellows work on a capstone leadership project to drive

Leadership Practices of Tri County Tech

Five-Part Leadership Blog Series In this five-part blog series on the 2018 Baldrige Award recipients’ leadership presentations at the 31st Annual Quest for

An Intact Banana Can Be Deceiving

This blog is about organizational performance, but first I need to set the stage. One of the most prized commodities in many organizations, including mine

"Best Practices Identified Along the Way"

Imagine that your organization is identified as a role-model for the United States. After the well-earned celebration, would you sit on your laurels or look for

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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@nist.gov.

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