What We Do
Productivity Improvement that Drives World-Class Outcomes
We support our member organisations’ productivity improvement by implementing a business excellence approach. This can be done by team, or across the organisation.
Sharing knowledge and performance excellence tools to support you and your organisation.
Connecting you with like-minded organisations and individuals to leverage and share knowledge, and collaborate on world-class business practices through networking and mentoring opportunities.
Guiding and helping you track your journey to world-class levels of business excellence through self-assessment, facilitated assessments and training opportunities.
Recognising your achievements in pursuing performance excellence through evaluation and awards programmes.
“I see the Baldrige process as a powerful set of mechanisms for disciplined people engaged in disciplined thought and taking disciplined action to created great organizations that produce exceptional results.”
The Criteria for Performance Excellence
Assistance in interpreting and applying the internationally recognised, best practice and performance excellence framework.
Organisational Assessment Tools
A range of options to evaluate your organisation that are tailored to your organisations individual business needs including, strategic assessment, workforce engagement and customer insight assessments.
A range of performance improvement programmes, either public or in-house, tailored to your needs.
Providing personalised assistance to members in the implementation of continuous performance excellence.
Various opportunities for the sharing of knowledge, through our community of like-minded organisations.
Our repository of over 1200 documents all relevant to the many facets of applying the Criteria for Performance Excellence.
Access to a range of tools and guides to the implementation of performance excellence.
Access to BPIR.com
This is an international resource for benchmarks, best practice and performance excellence administered by Dr. Robin Mann of Massey University.
News, events and articles pertinent to our membership.
These awards are based on independently evaluated organisational achievement, and from the evaluation part of the continuous improvement cycle. The award has two parts, one is the award itself, and arguably the most important part is the comprehensive feedback report.
This takes the form of training in the Criteria for Performance Excellence (CPE), how to evaluate against the CPE and actual opportunities to utilise the training in evaluation situations.
Attendance at NZOQ Events
NZBEF members are able to attend NZ Organisation for Quality (NZOQ) events at the member rate.
New Zealand Business Excellence Foundation
PO Box 331-658 Takapuna 0740
81 Grafton Road,
(09) 489 8791