Benefits & Case Studies

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Driving out waste by revealing hidden data (#OR56 conference)

A case study presentation to the OR Society’s 2014 conference OR56. It discusses the “hidden data” which was unearthed from a CRM system. It also shows “quick and dirty” data collection approaches that gave the organisation unique insights into customers’ perceptions and the sources of waste and delay in process performance. . . . . … Continue reading

Dachshunds and Data: developing a tool to help dog breeders predict genetic risk #OR56 Conference

Sophie Carr of Bays Consulting Ltd. and I presented this at the OR Society’s OR56 conference yesterday.  It shows why and how we developed an Excel tool to look at the risks of breeding dogs affected by a form of epilepsy. There are a growing number of DNA tests to help dog breeders identify potential … Continue reading

BBC’s W1 Programme scoops APM Award

I was delighted to read today’s Press Release announcing the BBC’s W1 Programme has been recognised as “Programme of the Year” by the Association for Project Management (APM). This is in recognition of its delivery of a state-of-the-art creative hub in the centre of London that brings together 5,500 staff from the BBC’s national and international journalism, … Continue reading

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