Benchmark Data and Laundry Applications Presented by Janice Carter Larson, CLLM. Objectives. Define “Benchmarking” Find out what kind of industry data is available Learn how to use industry data to benchmark and identify opportunities for improvement. Industry Data Reports.
Benchmark Data and Laundry Applications
Janice Carter Larson, CLLM
A process used in management in which organizations evaluate various aspects of their processes in relation to best practice usually within their own sector. This allows organizations to develop plans on how to adopt best practice and increase some aspect of performance. Benchmarking is often treated as a continuous process in which organizations continually seek to challenge their practices.
“Best Practice” and “National Average”
They’re not the same thing!
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Creative use = Cost abuse!!
“Some people change when they see the light, others when they feel the heat.”