Holly A. Duckworth,Andrea Hoffmeier's A Six Sigma Approach to Sustainability: Continual PDF

By Holly A. Duckworth,Andrea Hoffmeier

ISBN-10: 1498720854

ISBN-13: 9781498720854

In an age whilst such a lot enterprise plans expand basically to the subsequent quarterly reporting interval, the authors of this booklet suggest an audaciously longer view of destiny making plans. achieving past the fashionable 5 or ten-year strategic plan, the authors take a cue from Kongo Gumi, a jap development corporation introduced in 578 advert that controlled to thrive as a family-owned enterprise for almost 1500 years.

With the 2010 ebook of a world ordinary on social accountability (ISO 26000), and elevated recognition to sustainability and sustainability reporting, many enterprises this day are heeding the decision to function with this regular in brain. even if, as soon as the ideas are understood and the gaps measured, those comparable enterprises usually fight in the course of implementation.

Leveraging many a long time of mixed adventure in caliber administration and Product improvement, the authors of this seminal e-book offer a confirmed approach to assist you flip info into motion. Defining precisely what social accountability capacity, A Six Sigma method of Sustainability introduces SOFAIR, a six-step technique for reaching sustainability via social accountability functionality development. This rigorous technique makes use of Six Sigma, and different approach development equipment, as a foundation for maximizing the potency and effectiveness of your organization's social accountability functionality development attempt.

The e-book explains and demonstrates the which means of CISR® - continuous development for social accountability - and illustrates the six-step SOFAIR method with many examples. The authors clarify how your latest organizational continuous development efforts will be tailored to additionally concentrate on sustainability. 4 case reviews are only if show the applying of the method in production, healthcare, company strategies, and daily own existence. ultimately, the authors offer 10 belongings you can do this day as social accountability action.

Kongo Gumi represents the author’s objective of sustainability, and activates the query, "What will your company seem like, now not in 5-10 years, yet in fifteen centuries?" This publication offers a fashion so that you can take motion to create a extra sustainable setting the place your shoppers, providers, staff, and groups can be found in your association for many years, or even centuries, to come.

About the Book's Cover:

The six palms of many colours encircling the globe symbolize the variety of stakeholders engaged within the six-step SOFAIR strategy, and the worldwide influence of CISR®.

CISR® is a registered trademark and will be used with permission for non-commercial use. touch: www.SherpaBCorp.com

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