The Business Excellence Assessment

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  • Author(s): Vartiak, Lukas ; Jankalova, Miriam
  • Source:
    In 12th international scientific conference of young scientists on sustainable, modern and safe transport, Procedia Engineering 2017 192:917-922
  • Publication Information:
    Elsevier Ltd
  • Document Type:
    Article
  • Additional Information
    • Affiliation:
      University of Zilina, Faculty of Operation and Economics of Transport and Communications, Univerzitna 8215/1, 010 26 Zilina, Slovakia
    • Note:
      Peer-review under responsibility of the scientific committee of TRANSCOM 2017: International scientific conference on sustainable, modern and safe transport.
    • Keywords:
      Business Excellence
      Assessment
      Checklist
      Success
    • Abstract:
      Every company, regardless of its business orientation, strives for success. For many of them, success is equal to profit. Naturally, profit serves as a basic motivation for the formation of companies. On the other hand, it is however necessary to take into account the way of making a profit. This implies the need to achieve success which is most appropriately expressed by the term Business Excellence. The aim of the paper is to create a quick checklist for assessing the company's state of Business Excellence. Such tool is to be created by intersecting the Oliver Wight Class A Checklist for Business Excellence (OWC) and the core themes of excellence described by Les Porter and Steve Tanner. The main finding is that related items from OWC were identified and linked with every core theme of excellence. As a result, a quick checklist for assessing the company's state of Business Excellence, containing of 45 items, was created.
    • ISSN:
      1877-7058
    • Accession Number:
      10.1016/j.proeng.2017.06.158
    • Accession Number:
      S1877705817327054
    • Copyright:
      © 2017 The Author(s). Published by Elsevier Ltd.
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      VARTIAK, L.; JANKALOVA, M. The Business Excellence Assessment. Procedia Engineering, [s. l.], v. 192, p. 917–922, 2017. Disponível em: . Acesso em: 22 set. 2019.
    • AMA:
      Vartiak L, Jankalova M. The Business Excellence Assessment. Procedia Engineering. 2017;192:917-922. doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2017.06.158.
    • APA:
      Vartiak, L., & Jankalova, M. (2017). The Business Excellence Assessment. Procedia Engineering, 192, 917–922. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2017.06.158
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Vartiak, Lukas, and Miriam Jankalova. 2017. “The Business Excellence Assessment.” Procedia Engineering 192 (January): 917–22. doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2017.06.158.
    • Harvard:
      Vartiak, L. and Jankalova, M. (2017) ‘The Business Excellence Assessment’, Procedia Engineering, 192, pp. 917–922. doi: 10.1016/j.proeng.2017.06.158.
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Vartiak, L & Jankalova, M 2017, ‘The Business Excellence Assessment’, Procedia Engineering, vol. 192, pp. 917–922, viewed 22 September 2019, .
    • MLA:
      Vartiak, Lukas, and Miriam Jankalova. “The Business Excellence Assessment.” Procedia Engineering, vol. 192, Jan. 2017, pp. 917–922. EBSCOhost, doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2017.06.158.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Vartiak, Lukas, and Miriam Jankalova. “The Business Excellence Assessment.” Procedia Engineering 192 (January 1, 2017): 917–22. doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2017.06.158.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Vartiak L, Jankalova M. The Business Excellence Assessment. Procedia Engineering [Internet]. 2017 Jan 1 [cited 2019 Sep 22];192:917–22. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edselp&AN=S1877705817327054&custid=s8280428