Workshops & Training
The Excellence in Missouri Foundation provides several opportunities to learn more about performance excellence principles and tools throughout the year. The workshops and events listed below are those that are open to the public. If you prefer, Foundation staff can design customized training to bring on-site to your organization. If you would like additional information, please contact us.
1) Systematic approaches to systematic evaluation and improvement of processes including 10 STEP Process Improvement Process including tools for working with teams, and Plan, Do, Study, Act
2) Brainstorming on Steriods - Five Approaches to more effective brainstorming
3) Tools - Decision Matrix (Tool), Sampling, Scatter Diagrams, SIPOC Diagrams, Storyboarding, value added analysis
This workshop is designed for executives interested in learning the Baldrige model, the leadership role in implementing the model, and a framework for implementing Baldrige in their organizations. Topics covered will include the history of Baldrige, detailed criteria training, application of the criteria to a case study, the benefits and challenges of implementing Baldrige by award process recipients, and the development of a Baldrige organizational profile for attendees’ home organizations. The class is offered in two one-day sessions, with a month in between to complete an assignment leading to the completion of an organizational profile. Attendees will complete the workshop with a plan for implementation of the model. Hands-on exercises combined with criteria training will prepare executives for leading Baldrige in their organizations.
Beginning with your current business strategy and operating models, you will learn how to develop more effective work systems and processes which will help your staff to reach optimum performance capcity for a more efficient and effective workforce.
Innovation starts with leadership, but strategic planning and integrated measurement systems drive results. Join us for this informative workshop which will guide your organization to a greater use of current knowledge, and practices to obtain more effective knowledge results and communicate findings systematically to organizational stakeholders, staff, and customers.
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- "The Baldrige Examination Process for Non-Examiners" Registration Form