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Fri, 30/10/2020

                    Hi everyone, I hope those of you, who like me, have children had a great half term.  I was working this week but it was lovely to have the kids at home. Shame the weather couldn’t have been nicer. ⛈⛈⛈⛈ As we move into November I am delighted to say that the BQF continues to attract…

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Thu, 26/03/2020

SafeMove has successfully achieved a 5-star EFQM Recognised for Excellence (R4E) following a rigorous assessment in March 2020. EFQM Recognised for Excellence is Europe’s leading recognition programme for organisational performance, and forms part of the EFQM Levels of Excellence. Yorkshire Water’s SafeMove are the data source and provider of The Law Society endorsed CON29DW official drainage and…

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Wed, 08/01/2020

The National Probation Service (NPS), a statutory criminal justice service that supervises high-risk offenders released into the community, has successfully achieved a 5-star EFQM Recognised for Excellence (R4E) following a rigorous assessment in December 2019. NPS previously achieved a 2-star EFQM Committed to Excellence (C2E) in 2016 and a 4-star EFQM Recognised for Excellence (R4E)…

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Wed, 27/11/2019

Arriva Rail London, the train operating company responsible for running the London Overground network under a Concession Agreement with Transport for London (TfL), has successfully achieved a 5-star EFQM Recognised for Excellence (R4E) following a rigorous assessment in November 2019. EFQM Recognised for Excellence is Europe’s leading recognition programme for organisational performance, and forms part of…

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Wed, 11/09/2019

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Laila Iftikhar-Ali to the BQF Board of Directors. Laila Iftikhar-Ali is Chief IT Officer & Head of Transformation at The Adecco Group UK & Ireland and is an experienced leader with demonstrated skills in business planning, strategy development and execution, process and digital transformation through Lean methodologies…

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Tue, 03/09/2019

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose to help people do more, feel better and live longer, has successfully achieved a 2-star EFQM Committed to Excellence (C2E) following a rigorous assessment in August 2019. They have 3 global businesses that research, develop and manufacture innovative pharmaceutical medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare…

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Wed, 24/07/2019

John Lewis Magna Park, one of six distribution centres in the John Lewis supply chain around the UK, and a multi-award winning state of the art logistics facility for johnlewis.com online orders, has successfully achieved a 5-star EFQM Recognised for Excellence (R4E) following a rigorous assessment in June 2019, after taking feedback from John Lewis…

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Wed, 08/05/2019

Adecco UK & Ireland Central Services, the UK and Ireland’s largest workplace solutions organisation, has successfully achieved a 4-star EFQM Recognised for Excellence (R4E) following a rigorous assessment. EFQM Recognised for Excellence is Europe’s leading recognition programme for organisational performance, and forms part of the EFQM Levels of Excellence. Tim Davies, Group Transformation Manager, said: This is…

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Wed, 13/03/2019

Phoenix Futures, a charity and housing association providing services for people affected by substance misuse, has successfully retained its 5-star EFQM Recognised for Excellence (R4E) following a rigorous assessment. EFQM Recognised for Excellence is Europe’s leading recognition programme for organisational performance, and forms part of the EFQM Levels of Excellence. James Armstrong, Director of Marketing and Innovation…

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Tue, 12/03/2019

Jamie Green, Business Improvement Manager at Chiltern Railways, shares his journey of becoming a first time assessor through BQF. I have worked with the EFQM model for over 10 years, learning and making my way around the model understanding the value added to the sector I worked in. However, six years ago a new role…