ASQ

Exclusive Content & Downloads from ASQ

Teaming Up for Process Improvement and Cost Savings

Summary: The 22 teams that took part in the 2007 International Team Excellence Award competition demonstrated the importance of teamwork in process improvement. A record five teams won awards, and for the first time in the competition’s history, three silver medals were awarded. The Boeing Company’s C-17 Program, Long Beach, CA, won the Gold Award as well as two Silver Awards. A third Silver Award went to Florida’s Department of Children and Families, SunCoast Region, Largo, FL. CSX Corporation, Jacksonville, FL, took the Bronze Medal. A sidebar article lists 2007-08 International Team Excellence Award criteria.

Please sign-in or register to download this information. Registration is FREE and gives you access to ASQ's articles, case studies and general information.


Other Ways to Access content:

Join ASQ

Join ASQ as a Full member. Enjoy all the ASQ member benefits including access to many online articles.

Subscribe to Journal for Quality and Participation

Access this and ALL OTHER Journal for Quality and Participation online articles. You'll also receive the print version by mail.

  • Topics: Teams, Continuous Improvement, Problem Solving, Safety, Innovation, Benchmarking, Project Management
  • Keywords: AQP Team Excellence Award Winner, Process improvement team, Team effectiveness
  • Author: Jacobsen; Janet
  • Journal: Journal for Quality and Participation