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  • The Need for "Safety Culture" in Radiation Oncology

    I recently had the opportunity to speak with both Lawrence Marks and Lukasz Mazur, who are the authors of a very important new book titled Engineering Patient Safety in Radiation Oncology: University of North Carolina’s Pursuit for High Reliability and Value Creation. During our conversati...

    Tags: continuous improvement, Engineering Patient Safety in Radiation Oncology, healthcare quality, Lawrence Marks, lean, Lukasz Mazur, mistake-proofing, Reliability, University of North Carolina, value creation

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  • Social Responsibility and Shared Value = Higher Profits

    This past month, John C. Camillus, Bopaya Bidanda, and N. Chandra Mohan published a book titled The Business of Humanity: Strategic Management in the Era of Globalization, Innovation, and Shared Value, which explains why many organizations are pursuing a novel, forward-thinking business model. T...

    Tags: Bopaya Bidanda, Globalization, innovation, John C. Camillus, N. Chandra Mohan, Paul Polman, Shared Value, Strategic Management, sustainability, Tata Motors, The Business of Humanity, Unilever, value creation

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  • What Is Your Value Proposition? Part 1

    Mission, vision, and value statements are nice to have, but they’re missing something—customers and owners. Original: http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/what-your-value-proposition-part-1 By: Ned HillPosted: August 12, 2017, 12:08 am

    Tags: value creation, value chain

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  • Can Quality Standards Improve the Efficiency and Effectiveness of Government Operations?

    Conventional wisdom says that government is not efficient and not effective – but, we are still unsure what works and what is broken in government, where to find some common sense, and where to start to fix it. So, with that in mind, I'm glad I had the chance to speak with Richard E. Mal...

    Tags: American Society for Quality, best practices, DMAIC, leadership objectives, Lean Six Sigma, process management, Quality Standards for Highly Effective Government, Richard E. Mallory, value creation

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  • Making Design Thinking Work in Complex Ecosystems

    Whilst the practice of “build-test-fail-learn-iterate” can lead to elegant innovation and superior user experiences in relatively simple, linear 1:1 company-customer markets such as consumer goods or tech, in markets characterised by many stakeholders with often competing interests, d...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Book Review, Design, Leadership, Uncategorized, Design Thinking, health, healthcare, Healthcare Policy, Innovation Ecosystem, Value Creation

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  • What Is Value Based Management (VBM)?

    Value Based Management (VBM) is a management philosophy that states management should foremost consider the interests of shareholders in its business actions.  This framework encompasses the processes for creating, managing, and measuring value. It is important to note VBM differs from a pr...

    Tags: Management & Leadership, DCF, performance management, strategy development, Value Based Management, Value Creation, VBM

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  • Are You Still Using a First Generation Performance Framework?

    What is a “first” or “second” generation Performance Management and Measurement framework? Let’s begin by defining these concepts. First generation Performance Management and Measurement frameworks derive Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) from strate...

    Tags: Operations & Supply Chain, Strategy, Marketing, & Sales, balanced scorecard, EFQM, KPI, performance management, Value Creation, Value Drivers, Value Mapping

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  • 5 Reasons Every Company Needs an Innovation Coach

    Innovation is not a solo activity (and neither is my favorite sport to coach – basketball). And while the rare lone genius may be able to invent something on their own (although still always inspired by others), nobody can innovate by themselves. Innovation, by its very nature, requires col...


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  • Do You Have a Powerful Innovation Story?

    Many, but not all, innovations involve some kind of technology, and start as an invention. Many of these technology-based inventions that may eventually become innovations are created by startups, but many are created inside large companies as well. In both cases, these technology-based potential...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Feature Of The Week, marketing, Strategy, commercial storytelling, nine innovation roles, storytelling, Value Access, Value Creation, value translation

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  • The True Origin of Value Creation

    True value creation is accomplished much differently than it was decades ago, and it's based on evolution of the sales process, segmenting the customer base and allocating resources, and taking full advantage of digital sales tools and automation where appropriate. Original: http://innovatione...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Build Capability, Growth, Management, Value Creation

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