Are your board meetings taken up with impassioned discussion on vision, innovation and proactive decision making or bogged down in operational management issues, trivial detail and passive participation ? Claire Ford, CEO in the Scotsman on how Boards can be more effective.
Fiona Liddle, Quality Scotland Account Director in today's Scotsman on how building internal capacity can help your organisation make cost savings and how having your own people trained to embed a management framework across your organisation can be a financial and management win-win.
During World Quality Week, Claire Ford encourages all organisations to take a step back to see what's stopping your organisation from improving and to find out how we can help you on your journey.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon sent a video message congratulating all Scottish Awards for Business Excellence winners for a World Quality Week Showcase hosted by this year's overall winner West Lothian Council.
Quality Scotland’s Chairman of 15 years, Sir Andrew Cubie, CBE FRSE, has announced that he will stand down from the post in November 2016.
Taking over the mantle from Sir Andrew will be Andy Kerr, CEO of Sense Scotland, (a social care provider for children, young people and adults with communication support needs), a former MSP and Cabinet Minister of the Scottish Government, an experienced Quality Assurance professional and founder of business transformation consultancy Achieving Quality. He will be a passionate advocate for Quality Scotland’s values and contribution to the Scottish economy by leading the board and its growing membership community.