This slide deck shares tools and concepts to achieve operational excellence and 2016 courses offered by The University of Texas at Austin for mastery. Continue reading [Slides] Concepts for Operational Excellence Achievement!
This slide deck reviews philosophies of quality guru W. Edwards Deming and shares the linkage between his methods and the new Integrated Enterprise Excellence System which is a complete business management methodology and software. Continue reading [SLIDES] Deming’s Greatest Contribution to Quality Management
This slide deck provides a summary of the various books in the Integrated Enterprise Excellence books by Forrest Breyfogle. Robert Spencer, Editor of the ASQ/Quality Management Division Quality Management Forum, a peer-reviewed professional journal, provides the review in the slides here as well as in a recorded video also available through the Online Resource Library. Continue reading [SLIDES] Integrated Enterprise Excellence (IEE) System and Books: An In-depth Review
Forrest takes traditional performance metrics and transforms them in to predictive measures that suggest business actions or non-actions. This slide deck compliments the video recording also found in the Smarter Solutions’ Online Resource Library at https://www.smartersolutions.com/pdfs/online_database/login.php?redirect=309 Continue reading [Webinar Slides] Transforming your Historical Metrics to a Futuristic View
Wikipedia describes Business process management (BPM) as a “holistic management” approach to aligning an organization’s business processes with the wants and needs of clients. Additionally Wikipedia states that BPM uses a systematic approach in an attempt to continuously improve business effectiveness and efficiency while striving for innovation, flexibility, and integration with technology. This 48 slide presentation by Forrest Breyfogle will describe a system that quality practitioners and managers can use to help their organization become more competitive and increase their personal value to his/her employer. Continue reading Roadmapping Your Success with Business Process Management Skills
As Smarter Solutions continues to refine the Integrated Enterprise Excellence (IEE) system, we tweak certain tools to improve their use. The Enterprise Improvement Plan (EIP) has been updated in order to better title the columns so that they are clear in their intent. We have also added a fifth column as we modified the fourth column. The fourth column has been defined as the improvement being targeted, with the fifth column being the specific project or task that is linked to the improvement. We think you will find this tool to be more useful and easier to explain to others. Continue reading Improved Enterprise Improvement Plan (EIP) Template