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An online resource supporting the unique approach to quality improvement at Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Be the Change launched in February 2014 as a programme conceived by junior doctors based on social movement theory and inspired by the national NHS Change Day. 39 more words

Focus on improving patient flow

Part of: Improving patient flow through urgent and emergency care.
This series of case studies explains how selected providers are delivering effectively against good practice priorities. 15 more words

Lean Wednesday Tip: Optimize productivity with Visual Tasks (Kanban)

“By using visual task boards (Kanban) that portray clear time-frames and expectations coupled with the prioritization of tasks including preventative plans for mitigating the unexpected is a great way to optimize productivity.

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Reviewing Caffeine's Effects on Cognitive, Physical & Occupational Performance (in Military Populations)

Research Paper Title

A review of caffeine’s effects on cognitive, physical and occupational performance.


Caffeine is consumed by over 80% of U.S. adults. This review examines the effects caffeine has on cognitive and physical function, since most real-world activities require complex decision making, motor processing and movement. 163 more words

Tactics & Strategy: Know the Difference

Know the difference between tactics and strategy.

In simple terms tactics are short-term actions that bring a benefit; strategy is broader and about putting yourself in a better overall position, even if there is nothing to be gained immediately. 198 more words

Workday Planning Improves Control and Visibility

Ventana Research recently awarded Workday a 2016 Technology Innovation Award for its newly released application, Workday Planning, because it simplifies and streamlines the budgeting and planning processes while facilitating collaboration, deepening visibility into spending and enabling tight fiscal control. 960 more words

Business Performance

SYSPRO Advances with Collaboration and CRM

SYSPRO is a 35-year-old software vendor that focuses on selling enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems to midsize companies, particularly those in manufacturing and distribution. In manufacturing, SYSPRO supports make, configure and assemble, engineer to order, make to stock and job shop environments. 793 more words

Business Performance