Business-improvement techniques (BIT)

Davies, John; Ryan, Mike
December 2007
Management Services;Winter2007, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p6
Academic Journal
The article discusses techniques to attain improvements in the productivity of a business and manufacturing organisations. These techniques involve the application of the tools of continuous improvement and the most up-to-date management thinking. Business improvement techniques national vocational qualifications (NVQ) are available at levels 2, 3 and 4. The level 2 award covers employees who are involved in business improvement within a team and have had their competencies assessed for certification purposes. The level 3 award has been designed to cover those people who are employed as supervisors and team leaders. The level 4 award caters for those people who are in middle management.


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