How To Improve Team Productivity

How To Improve Team Productivity All companies want to improve employee productivity, as this gives competitive advantage and contributes to overall profitability, but managers rarely look at operational practices to see what impact they have on morale and output. Particularly naive managers assume that staff are focused and motivated but the reality of the situation …

Does My Management Style Deliver Total Quality Management?

Does My Management Style Deliver Total Quality Management? The BIG question that needs to be asked, but which many managers shy away from, is to be brutally honest with yourself and ask if what you are really doing meets the Total Quality Management (TQM) approach to running a business/service/product delivery? Ask yourself the following tough, …

A Different Approach to Quality – Total Quality FIRST LINE MANAGEMENT

A Different Approach to Quality – Total Quality FIRST LINE MANAGEMENT  The traditional approach to Quality, regardless of whether or not we are looking at either Product or Service delivery, is built around the notion that it is a Management responsibility. The reality on the ground, however, is very different and to make Quality a …

How To Use The Continuous Improvement Model In Your Everyday Activity

How To Use The Continuous Improvement Model In Your Everyday Activity Whatever your situation – managing a department, Chief Executive, Nurse, Teacher, Window Cleaner, Retailer, Entrepreneur, the list is endless – your aim should always be to do things better, more effectively, more efficiently and with greater results or measures of success. The simple Plan …

How To Improve Quality Starting With Yourself.

How To Improve Quality Starting With Yourself. The idea that there will be a huge, ground-breaking improvement in quality in any organisation is flawed. Such events very rarely happen and only on a scale such as the discovery of penicillin, the first mass-production car and electricity. Quality improvements only happen by gradual, incremental change and …