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What separates the best-of-class companies from the rest?

05.01.2014  |  Romanow, Stephany,  Hydrocarbon Processing Staff, Houston, TX

Keywords: [training] [turnaround] [maintenance] [safety] [employees]

Many metrics can be used to define the top-performing downstream companies. Often, it includes financial (profits) results, environmental and safety performance, equipment availability and more. However, organizational culture probably has the most impact in determining a company’s performance. Also, it is the most difficult to change. Before a company can change its performance, it must amend or upgrade its organizational culture.

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