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Sutter Health’s ‘Coopetition’ Created Hospital Prototypes

Sutter Health, Sacramento, Calif., has decided three heads are better than one. In a process dubbed “coopetition,” Sutter has combined the expertise of three architectural teams acting competitively—and cooperatively—to develop prototype hospitals that will cost less to build and will function more efficiently. 915 more words

Coopetition

Procurement - beyond a cost saving mindset

Procurement strategy in the UK and Middle East has shifted focus from calculated interaction with suppliers that facilitates cost cutting, to establishing long-term collaborative business relationships of mutual benefits for both the organisation and the supplier. 523 more words

Cost Reduction Programme Uk

Company Dynamics and Interns

Company Dynamics and Interns

By Phil Lower

Everyone one of us has varying strengths based on our natural thought processes and those we’ve learned over time.  506 more words

Business Coach

GE and Walmart (ASDA) save energy

Walmart partners with GE Lighting to reduce it’s lighting costs.

As part of their plan to reduce their energy consumption, Walmart has purchased energy efficient LEDs to be placed in some of their stores based in the US, the UK, Asia and Latin America. 292 more words

Lightbulbs Direct

Why you should consider changing your telephone company

The telecoms landscape has changed over the last few year and more change is eminent.  The cost of calls has come down substantially, but it is nowhere close to the level it can actually go down to.  180 more words

Telephony

How to Win the B2B Price War

In this world of high speed communication and 140 character limits, we seem to have become infatuated with short forms and acronyms.  It isn’t too hard to draw the comparison between our communications today and the game of horseshoes. 437 more words

Differentiation