Every business has a common goal of wanting things to get done effectively and thoroughly. This is where business processes come into play, which are basically rules and guidelines to help create structure and balance within a company. Here are tips on improving business processes for the most efficient way to run any company.
First of all, communication is key. Communicating within a business allows...
In business, setting and adhering to international standards, then advertising certification, can bolster a company's reputation, reliability and results. Management Standards published by the International Standards Organization (ISO) are the most commonly adopted standards. If a company boasts ISO 14001 certification, the company is stating that it manages very carefully to minimize its impact on the environment....
Before considering the documentation/ implementation options, it is good to consider
- Presentation of Information for Employees
- Internal resources
Presentation of Information for Employees
What is the most suitable presentation of Information for Employees and other Stakeholders (eg Customers, Field staff, Suppliers and Shareholders [ and Assessors]). The four main options are
1. Paper – text...
Here are 11 Ways to invigorate it:
1. Vision / USP
What is the purpose of the Business?
What is your market niche? Why do Customers come to you?
Can it be defined as a Promise to the Customer; Define and Publish
Check what is important to your present & potential Customers.
What aspects of your products & services, will they pay for? Then align the Business...
1. UKAS or National Certified Assessment Org
Ensure that the system will be accredited by UKAS or National Certified Assessment Organisation which should be a member of the European cooperation for Accreditation (EA) and/or International Accreditation Forum (IAF) for outside Europe.
The Assessment Organisations audit and accredit the Certified Organisations who then visit the Business to determine...
Tips to achieving profitable growth:
Understand what makes you different (and keep checking). Stick to your strengths, exploit your capabilities. Can you outsource non-key activities?
Identify low cost ways of experimentation. Ensure the key personnel in the Business allocate time to investigate and invest in developing new products / services / methods of operating. Too often key personnel...