Improving efficiency

Improving efficiency guidance:

This workflow sets out the steps to take when improving a process within your legal department and identifies Practice Notes and precedents for each step....

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Which efficiency tools should you use at which stage? DefineMeasureAnalyseImproveControl What is the problem?How big is the problem?What’s causing the problem?What can...

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Working within the public sector at the moment is rather like going for a paddle in a rough sea—a wave of change comes along and nearly sweeps you off your feet but,...

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When faced with change people may react in many different ways, this can depend on factors such as: • is the change their choice or is it being imposed upon them? • how...

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There are five key steps to improving efficiency: • identify (define) what process needs improving • measure the problem • analyse your information • improve the process...

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There are five key steps to improving efficiency: • identify (define) what process needs improving • measure the problem • analyse your information • improve the process...

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When any organisation is forced to make a large number of redundancies the attention, quite rightly, is focused on those losing their roles however, once the dust settles...

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This Practice Note sets out a simple five-step improving efficiency framework and illustrates how it works by way of a case study involving client complaints. The five...

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Continuous improvement (CI) is very fashionable in management circles but the heavy use of management-speak can make it difficult for non-CI specialists to understand....

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