Three years ago MetalCraft Marine used PROBE as a way to understand and evaluate the business’ sustainability.
Hear first hand how PROBE helped Aussie Orientation Services map out the future for their growing business.
Through an aggregated analysis of over 800 PROBE surveys QMI Solutions Ltd have published an insightful article highlighting manufacturing performance over a 10 year period.
So, in the blink of an eye, 2012 is over. Let’s look back at our achievements over the past 12 months and take a glance at what lies ahead in 2013.
We’d like to wish our clients, partners and friends our best wishes at this festive and reflective time of year.
Well, what a year! As is customary at the end of the year it is time to reflect on the many highs and lows we have experienced over the last 12 months. This year we have reached the highs of seeing PROBE provide best practice support through initiatives in countries and regions that we have never been to before, new and improved ‘flavours’ of PROBE, the launch of our new…
I just read a really good article in a Business Week issue from last November. You can find it here: http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/the-race-to-decide-whos-greenest-11232011.html. The article titled “The Race to Decide Who’s Greenest” reminded me of the swell during the late 80’s and 90’s when Total Quality and Standards saw a surge or in some cases a “scourge” of rating systems, rating organizations and rating consultants jumping into the field. For the manufacturer,…
Recently I was asked to make a presentation on service excellence as a competitive differentiator for a client. In the summer they had used PROBE for Service to assess the business and determine where/how to improve. They were so impressed with the PROBE results I was asked to create a presentation for their customers at a “Lunch & Learn” session. For those of you familiar with the Service tool you’ll…
PROBE for Sustainable Business was recently referenced in an article titled “Preventing Spankings From Rankings.” You read here at http://www.between-us.nl/572/2/preventing-spankings-from-rankings.htm.
Although this study was published back in 2009 the Boston Consulting Group authored report provides valuable insight into management perspectives on the ROI of sustainability practices in business. The survey and report was developed in collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. As the report shows the value of sustainability by business leaders is in many ways in direct correlation to their perspective on the issue such as compliance vs brand leadership….