Something to celebrate

Great write-up in the Winona Post This celebration was in recognition of a prestigious award given to Winona Health by the Performance Excellence Network (PEN) called the 2013 Performance Excellence Award. It is a serious accomplishment, only bestowed upon a handful of organizations after rigorous evaluation by independent examiners. The award recognizes leadership, strategic planning, […]

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April 2014 PEN Newsletter – Pathways to Excellence

Visit the Performance Excellence Network web site Subscribe to our Newsletters LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT Pathways to Excellence: Insights from PENworks 2014 Brian S. Lassiter Last week, the Performance Excellence Network hosted our annual (sold out!) conference, PENworks 2014.  The event featured 18 local, regional, and national organizations on the journey to excellence, each sharing best […]

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Performance Excellence Network Recognizes Four Minnesota Organizations

  April 16, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Brian Lassiter, President Performance Excellence Network (Formerly the Minnesota Council for Quality) 612-868-3519 brian.lassiter@performanceexcellencenetwork.org    Performance Excellence Network Recognizes Four Minnesota Organizations 2013 MN Performance Excellence Awards Presented at PENworks 2014 Conference; Governor Celebrates Excellence in Minnesota   ST. PAUL, Minn., April 16, 2014 – The Performance […]

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Cardinal of Minnesota Wins Prestigious Award

press coverage from yesterday PENWorks Awards KAAL TV – Austin, MN Cardinal of Minnesota Wins Prestigious Award The company, which serves clients with developmental disabilities, has been awarded the highest level of recognition by the Performance Excellence Network. Click here to see the Full Article and video.

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Writing the Book on Leadership

1. A Letter from the President:  Writing the Book on Leadership There have been thousands of books published on leadership and tens of thousands of articles, whitepapers, and blogs (plus one, if you count this one!).  Some of them focus on the process of good leadership; some of them focus on the characteristics and traits […]

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Writing the Book on Leadership

There have been thousands of books published on leadership and tens of thousands of articles, whitepapers, and blogs (plus one, if you count this one!). Some of them focus on the process of good leadership; some of them focus on the characteristics and traits of good leaders. Some of them on the art of good […]

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