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Latest research into top management and quality

The Oakland Institute is working with Leeds University Business School to carry out some very exciting research on Top Management and Quality in which we would welcome your involvement. We are looking for senior managers from top performing companies to take part in a short survey.  We want to find out how chief executives across […]

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Rod Scott co-authors on new book

Rod Scott, one of our partners has co-authored a chapter in a book called “Management Consultancy Insights and Real Consultancy Projects” (enter FLR40 at the Routledge checkout to gain a 20% discount). Rod’s co-author is Professor Olga Matthias, formerly from the University of Bradford who is about to join Sheffield Hallam University. Rod and Olga wrote the chapter on […]

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John Oakland receives award from CQI

We are delighted to announce that John Oakland received the CQI Honorary Award at the recent International Quality Awards in London. He was recognised for his ongoing work in quality and operational excellence. John receiving his award from Ian Mitchell of Network Rail and Shirley Parsons who sponsored the award. John’s acceptance comments: “Receiving the […]

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Total Construction Management

Lean Quality in Construction Project Delivery The coming together of lean management and quality management thinking has taken place in organizations across many industries, including construction. Practices in procurement, design management and construction management are all evolving constantly. Managers need to understand these changes and how to react to them if they want to be successful. […]

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John and Rod attend the IAQG conference in Stockholm

John Oakland and Rod Scott are attending the IAQG conference in Stockholm today and tomorrow – 10 & 11th May 2017. The IAQG is an international non-profit association working within the aerospace & defense industry. It’s purpose is to: Establish and maintain a dynamic cooperation based on trust between aerospace & defense companies on initiatives to […]

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