High Performance Operations
Leverage Compliance to Lower Costs, Increase Profits, and Gain Competitive AdvantageOnline Periodical or Article - 2012
Companies in highly regulated industries face unique challenges in optimizing business performance and profitability while maintaining strong governance and strict regulatory adherence. In High Performance Operations, leading business performance consultant Hillel Glazer shows how to achieve these goals through the successful integration of lean- and systems thinking. Writing for a broad audience of operations and governance executives, Glazer shows how to systematically incorporate compliance into planning for overall performance, value, and profitability, rather than viewing compliance practices as an end in itself. Glazer helps you discover and implement the pre-conditions for success uncover the secret sauce that helps you scale their successes, eliminate single points of failure, and get more of what went right define what value and operational excellence look like in your company, and identify the costs you'll have to pay to achieve them create solutions, establish proof-of-performance, justify investments, measure performance, and implement continuous improvement translate solutions into working policies, patterns, processes, and procedures.Using this book's proven techniques, you can build your company into the best place to work, the best value to your customers and the best source of return to your stakeholders. An indispensable resource for all operations managers, compliance teams, process control managers, and other decision-makers in regulated industries such as healthcare, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, IT, finance, and environmental services.
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, NJ : FT Press, c2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: HD58.9 .G593 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 v.) : ill.