Sounds easy in principle, doesn’t it? Just plan your work and work your plan. So, why is “plan do check act” so difficult in practice? Using the Plan Do Check Act (PDCA) method is like climbing a hill: it starts out easy but gets harder the higher up you go. What Is Plan Do Check Act (PDCA)? Continue reading What Is Plan Do Check Act (PDCA)?
A lot of people get promoted into a management position because of their skills and accomplishments, yet end up being a bad boss. I am sure you have experienced a bad boss at some point in your career. Perhaps even more than one… Have you ever had the opportunity to work with a good boss? What are some important qualities of a good boss? Continue reading What are Some Important Qualities of a Good Boss?
Data analytics is the birthplace of great business practices in the 21st century. The marriage of hardline data and influential business intelligence insights means a level of awareness and reactivity for businesses that was never before possible. Learn the answers to why is data analytics important in risk management? Continue reading Why is Data Analytics Important in Risk Management?
Writing Information Security Policy must address the mushrooming size of the physical Internet, the ever-increasing volume of data being squeezed through it, and the wider range of information security. When you say “computer security”, what comes to mind most often are external threats: hackers, malware, viruses, botnets. But when you look at computer and IT trends, new technologies — mobile devices, social networking, and the like — pose a much greater threat to the integrity of your company. What should you write in your information security policy?
Hiring a third party to perform outsourced business tasks on your account often means you’re exposing your business to new risks such as confidentiality breaches. Thinking ahead to formulate a clear outsourcing procedure can save your business a lot of money, time, and even a legal case. What are best practices for outsourcing in your business?
The GDPR regulates the handling of personal data stored both on electronic media and in other forms. Your website may be at risk. What are common GDPR SEO mistakes? Below is a guide to the most common SEO mistakes related to GDPR requirements.
How can data science help you retain or onboard your clients? Understanding what your customer experience metrics say about your business is exactly what you need to improve both onboarding and retention. This guide will cover customer onboarding basics, customer retention basics, and four ways to use data science to improve customer onboarding and retention.
Where business people can find non-technical, big picture, practical information about Business Intelligence (BI), Performance Management, and Data Warehousing (DW). How do businesses use business intelligence? Continue reading How Do Businesses Use Business Intelligence?
The COVID-19 pandemic entered our lives suddenly, impacted Business Process Management, and brought with it a rapid transition to new work systems and policies. For business process management, this has required plenty of changes all at once. Continue reading How has COVID Impacted Business Process Management?
Leading safety indicators are based on an examination of potential risks as well as past incidents that did not result in injury. This can include history such as observation, unsafe actions, and safety meeting attendance. In contrast, lagging safety indicators only look at past injuries. Leading indicators thus give you the ability to preemptively respond to any potential risks that could result in more serious incidents. Continue reading Applying Key Metrics to Predict Safety Performance