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  Excellence - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Excellence is the state or quality of excelling.
Excellence is considered to be a value by many organizations, in particular by schools and other institutions of education
Keathley also asserts that the pursuit of excellence "should not be limited by the nature of the task" (i.e.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Excellence   (317 words)

  
 Arete (excellence) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In its earliest appearance in Greek this notion of excellence was bound up with the notion of the fulfillment of purpose or function; the act of living up to one's full potential.
The moral excellence or arete of a person or thing was then ηθικη, αρετη or virtue.
The excellence of the gods included their power, whereas in the Odyssey (13.42) the gods can grant excellence to a life, which is understood from the context to mean prosperity.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Arete_(excellence)   (495 words)

  
 Azim Premji's 8 steps to excellence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Excellence is a great starting point for any new organisation but also an unending journey.
I have found that excellence is not so much a battle you fight with others, but a battle you fight with yourself, by constantly raising the bar and stretching yourself and your team.
Excellence is about doing the best we can and speed lies in doing it quickly.
us.rediff.com /money/2005/jan/17spec.htm   (1233 words)

  
 Excellence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Excellence begins when we know that being good or even competent won't carry the day, when doing more or trying harder won't bridge the gap, when excellence is simply the only alternative.
Excellence is not a matter of ability, knowledge or practice.
Excellence is a matter of the stand we are and the stand we take—a stand that allows for performance that surpasses what was previously possible, performance that defies old limits and maps new territory.
www.landmarkeducation.com /display_content.jsp?top=22&mid=175&bottom=219&subsection=515   (196 words)

  
 Excellence in Cities
The Excellence in Cities (EiC) programme was criticised after a government-commissioned evaluation by the National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER) found there was no evidence it improved GCSE grades in English and science.
Excellence in Cities:the national evaluation of a policy to raise standards in urban schools is available from www.dfes.gov.uk
The Excellence in Cities programme (EiC) was launched personally by the Prime Minister in 1999 but the inspection service says there is little evidence so far that inner-city schools are closing the gap in achievement with pupils in more privileged areas.
www.literacytrust.org.uk /Database/secondary/excellence.html   (4607 words)

  
 Triangle & Excellence - Symposiums - 4th Symposium
The 4th Triangle of Excellence Symposium was held in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu on March 22, 2002.
During the 4th Triangle of Excellence Symposium on March 22, 11 people from the arts communities in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Plattsburgh and Burlington met to launch the organizing of the Triangle’s next art exhibit, which will be held in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu on June 22.
Its inclusion in the Triangle of Excellence is extremely pertinent in that it is in this triangle that most recreational boaters in Quebec and across the U.S. border navigate on the marvellous waterway that is Champlain Lake.
www.triangle-excellence.com /english/symposiums/4.php   (2907 words)

  
 London Excellence
Investors in Excellence is a programme, based on 9 Principles,  designed to drive improvement in all key areas of an organisation, including leadership, processes, people and customer results.
Investors in Excellence (IiE) is a mark of achievement that allows organisations to demonstrate their performance against the Business Excellence Model.
Investors in Excellence (IiE) was developed by Midlands Excellence and launched throughout the Midlands in 2003.  It was launched in London on 10th May 2004 and the Investors in Excellence Standard comprises of Nine Principles.
www.london-excellence.org.uk /default.aspx?tabid=10606   (467 words)

  
 RADAR - Scoring system Business Excellence self-assessment quality framework business assessment benchmarking business ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Business Excellence Model is concerned with continuous improvement and so there is a requirement to measure the start and finish state for each cycle of improvement.
At the beginning of adopting the Business Excellence Model it may seem strange to start with "Results" but this only reflects the need to assess where you are before setting a course to get to where you want to be.
In scoring against the Business Excellence model, Assessment and Review are grouped together because they are seen as parts of a single process.
www.business-excellence.org.uk /Radar.html   (655 words)

  
 Excellence Alliance, Inc.
Excellence Alliance, Inc. (EAI) was created to provide independent contracting companies with an effective means to compete in an increasingly volatile marketplace.
Excellence Alliance, Inc. has assembled a professional staff of experts in the areas of operations, networking, training, education, sales, marketing, purchasing, human resources and industry advancement.
The presence of the Alliance Excellence Managers in the field is critical to helping Contractor Members and Allies realize the benefits of EAI by conducting a bi-annually "Member Achievement Confirmation".
www.eainet.net /eai   (765 words)

  
 Service Excellence: IT Delivery Services, Customer Service Excellence | eds.com
These two words — service excellence — are part of the vocabulary and culture of the entire company.
We use this Web-enabled, real-time information system to ensure that the quality of services we deliver to 900 clients is known at all times — even at the highest levels of the corporation.
By using a private, customized view of the dashboard — the Service Excellence Client Dashboard — clients can check on their status and provide real-time feedback to EDS support teams directly from their desktops.
www.eds.com /services/excellence   (431 words)

  
 Success Motivation Confidence Excellence - Successories Motivational Products
Excellence is the result of dreaming more than others think is practical and expecting more than others think is possible.
The quest for excellence reflects our natural desire to be greater today than we were yesterday.
Make excellence a way of life each and every day by reinforcing it with the tools presented here.
www.successories.com /index.cfm/fuseaction/dir_product.theme_group/product_theme_id/83694cc0-7809-4de4-b75b-f61654154d99/ProductsForExcellence.cfm   (62 words)

  
 Center of Excellence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Center of Excellence program is the premier showcase demonstrating partnership between Sun, educational institutions, and a third party.
A Center of Excellence is a formalized, documented relationship between Global Education and Research, the educational institution, and the third party.
If awarded Center of Excellence status a contract will be drafted by Sun Microsystems, Inc. and your institution will join an elite group of universities spanning the globe conducting cutting edge research in partnership with Sun.
www.sun.com /products-n-solutions/edu/programs/coe   (666 words)

  
 Achieving Excellence
Achieving Excellence in Construction was launched in March 1999, by the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, to improve the performance of central government departments, their executive agencies and non-departmental public bodies (NDPBs) as clients of the construction industry.
Targets included the use of partnering and development of long-term relationships, the reduction of financial and decision-making approval chains, improved skills development and empowerment, the adoption of performance measurement indicators and the use of tools such as value and risk management and whole life costing.
Achieving Excellence Action Plan - The requirements for each Department, Agency and Non-Departmental Public Body at the launch of Achieving Excellence in Construction in 1999.
www.ogc.gov.uk /sdtoolkit/reference/ogc_library/achievingexcellence   (1470 words)

  
 Workforce Excellence Academy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Workforce Excellence Academy is a learning institute to provide continuous improvement tools and techniques to help workforce development professionals plan for and implement the Workforce Investment Act.
Each Workforce Excellence Academy is sponsored jointly by the United States Department of Labor and the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals.
For more information on the Workforce Excellence Academy and the Peer Trainer Team contact the Workforce Excellence Support Team Coordinator for training and technical assistance, Mary Ann Lawrence at 317-329-8418 or MALaw528@aol.com.
www.workforce-excellence.net /html/qacademy.htm   (304 words)

  
 arete (excellence) in TutorGig Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In its earliest appearance in Greek this notion of excellence was bound up with the notion of the fulfillment of purpose or function.
The moral excellence or arete of a man was then ηθικη, αρετη or virtue.
(see Aristocracy) The Ancient Greeks applied the term to anything: for example, the excellence of a horse, the excellence of a bull to be bred, and the excellence of a man.
www.tutorgig.com /ed/arete_(excellence)   (478 words)

  
 Iran Excellence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The third International Conference on Excellence Management will be hosting on May 27-28, 2006 (6-7 Khordad 1385) in Tehran.
The theme of the conference is: “Business Excellence with focus on the Leadership and Benchmarking”.
The second international conference on excellent management was held on Feb 2003, participating over 850 participant and 15 experts from around the world, including "chamber of industry koji eli" from Turkey (The winner of European quality prize in 2004) and " T system solution corporation" (The winner of European quality prize in 2005).
www.iran-excellence.com /en   (290 words)

  
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Excellence Java Pixie is a program that contain 100+ JavaScripts, that can be easily customized for your webpage.
Excellence WAV To MP3 Converter can convert wav to mp3 quickly.
Excellence Hot Key is a Windows keyboard macro utility.
www.excellencesoft.com   (301 words)

  
 Center of Excellence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Center is open to students of all academic disciplines that meet certain academic criteria, but more importantly have the desire to increase their knowledge and skill level in the development and application of information technology tools.
Recognizing this, the Center of Excellence is sponsoring the Student Research Initiative, please see the link on this exciting program on the left side of this page.
The goal of the Center of Excellence in this endeavor is a huge showing of the research talents of the student population at Dakota State University.
www.excellence.dsu.edu   (374 words)

  
 Excellence by L'Oréal
Excellence Blonde Supremes contain extra lifting action, taking your hair to lightest blonde levels in just 1 step.
Excellence Cremelights — A highlighting kit specially formulated for color-treated hair — Provides beautiful contrasts, highs and lows, and soft variations, while conditioning your hair with its extra-creamy formula.
Discover which Excellence options are right for you with the Excellence Shade Selector.
www.lorealparisusa.com /haircolor/products/excellence/index.asp   (259 words)

  
 NABJ : Salute to Excellence
The National Association of Black Journalists Salute to Excellence Awards recognizes exemplary coverage of people or issues in the African diaspora.
For questions regarding the NABJ Salute to Excellence Awards, contact program development manager Ryan Williams at (301) 445-7100, ext.
Click for a Flash video of the television broadcast clip from "Black Farmers and Discrimination," 2005 Winner of the Salute to Excellence Award in Television-News/Short Form for Markets 16 and Below.
www.nabj.org /awards/excellence   (286 words)

  
 Business Excellence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The EFQM Business Excellence Model can help and Warwickers can ensure that you - and your people are able to use this powerful tool effectively.
Warwickers has developed an interactive management workshop to introduce the concepts of the EFQM Business Excellence Model to firms.
This short, focused and FUN workshop enables senior managers to assess how relevant the Business Excellence model is to their business.
www.business-excellence.org.uk   (191 words)

  
 ITU Centres of Excellence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Worldwide Centre of Excellence (CoE) Network consists of regional mechanisms aimed at strengthening the capacity within each region in order to develop high-level know-how and expertise in telecommunication policy, regulatory issues, corporate management and advanced telecommunication technology.
The Centre of Excellence Project aims at providing sustainable and long lasting capacity building solutions for decision-makers and Executive staff of the Telecommunication Sector in all Regions.
In the particular case of the Europe and CIS Region, the Project will seek to bring into operation a network of excellence among potential content providers (universities, technological institutions and training centres, among others) as well as service and technology providers that will offer advanced on-line solutions combined with face-to-face seminars.
www.itu.int /ITU-D/HRD/coe/index.asp   (716 words)

  
 6th Gartner CRM Excellence Awards 2005
Now in its 6th edition, the Gartner CRM Excellence Awards are dedicated to promoting excellence in Customer Relationship Management.
The selection is designed around the Eight Building Blocks of CRM Excellence The criteria used in evaluating CRM Excellence Award candidates includes components outlined in the research note titled The Eight Building Blocks of CRM.
Finalists will be selected for each category (3 for small-to-midsize and 3 for large organizations) from submitted applications will be asked to present their CRM story to conference delegates at the CRM Summit Fall 2005 in San Diego, CA on Oct 31-Nov 2.
www.gartner.com /2_events/crmawards/2005/crm_awards_2005.html   (719 words)

  
 Excellence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
"Don't confuse excellence, which is achievable, with perfection, which is elusive."
"Excellence is the result of habitual integrity." Lenny Bennett
The quest for excellence is a mark of maturity.
www.expage.com /hopquotes   (416 words)

  
 Dispatches from the New World of Work: Excellence Archives
While about 20 percent of the companies Bob Waterman and I chose in 1982 have faltered (investing in 1982 in our "portfolio," according to Forbes, would have made you a rich man/woman by 2002, the book's 20th anniversary), the "basics" have held up surprisingly well—perhaps because they are "simply" universals.
Maybe the motto is, "For excellence, sweat the 'small stuff,' the 'big stuff' will take care of itself." That's my vent-of-the-day.
And you know that excellence in your life is helped immeasurably by a foundation of physical wellness.
www.tompeters.com /blogs/main/excellence/index.php   (8160 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: excellence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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www.technorati.com /tag/excellence   (512 words)

  
 Excellence in Giving: welcome
Excellence in Giving is a full-service philanthropic advisory firm designed to increase the joy of the high-capacity giver through a personalized process of discovery, evaluation, participation, and celebration.
Through the Excellence in Giving process clients are able to give confidently and maximize the impact of their philanthropy.
This model provides superior value for clients as Excellence in Giving partners with them to transform the burden of wealth into the joy of generosity.
www.excellenceingiving.com   (123 words)

  
 Leadership Excellence University
Welcome to Leadership Excellence University… offering corporate and leadership education worldwide.
Leadership Excellence University (LEU) delivers the corporate world's best trainers, consultants and coaches right to your company's door.
Leadership Excellence University has recruited the finest business minds from America's top executive suites, business school faculties and consulting and training firms to join our core faculty.
www.leuniversity.com   (244 words)

  
 PAR Excellence
PAR Excellence To Provide Point-of-Use Supply Automation System To Baptist Health.
PAR Excellence Systems has developed solutions, products, technologies and customer services that allow hospitals to design their own unique and total solution to supply chain management.
As leaders in the point-of-use data collection and materials management industry, we understand that all hospitals and all IDN's are not alike.
www.parexcellencesystems.com   (90 words)

  
 CSC: The Award for Technical Excellence
Established in 1989 by CSC's Chairman, the Award for Technical Excellence is the most prestigious recognition for technologists at CSC.
Click here for the brochure that describes the innovative achievements of each of the 2005 Award recipients, as well as overviews of finalists and a list of previous years' recipients back to 1989.
When the Belgian government decided its traditional paper identity card was no longer secure, it turned to CSC to develop an electronic identity card that could be used by every one of its 10 million citizens.
www.csc.com /aboutus/lef/mds71_off/index.shtml   (792 words)

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