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Continuous improvement or core-competency?

07.01.2010  |  Kern, A.G.,  Tesoro Corp., Los Angeles, California

Keywords: [process control] [instrumenation]

In the past decade or two, the concepts of key performance indicators (KPIs), continuous improvement, core-competency and best practices have received a lot of attention. What are the relationships between these concepts and, practically speaking, how are they used to improve operational competency and business competitiveness?

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