Excellence Canada News http://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/rss News Copyright 2012 en-ca list Excellence for the Holidays https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-for-the-holidays Three "Quality" articles in the spirit of the Holidays. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-for-the-holidays Recipe for Successful Transformation Includes Relief, Direction, and Belief https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/recipe-for-successful-transformation-includes Recipe for Successful Transformation Includes Relief, Direction, and Belief Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/recipe-for-successful-transformation-includes Excellence Canada announces the 2016 Canada Awards for Excellence Recipients https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-announces-the-2016-canada Excellence Canada is pleased to announce the 2016 Recipients of the Canada Awards for Excellence Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-announces-the-2016-canada Excellence Canada and PwC Canada are pleased to present the recipients of the 2017 Canadian Business Excellence Awards for Private Businesses https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-and-pwc-canada-are-pleased Excellence Canada and PwC Canada are pleased to announce the 2017 Recipients of the Canadian Business Excellence Award. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-and-pwc-canada-are-pleased Get the Recognition you Deserve with the Certified Excellence Professional (CEP) designation https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/get-the-recognition-you-deserve-with-the Get certified with the Certified Excellence Professional (CEP) designation. Learn about each driver of the Excellence Innovation and Wellness (EIW) standard. Wed, 05 Oct 2016 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/get-the-recognition-you-deserve-with-the Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month 2016 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/canadas-healthy-workplace-month-2016 Canada’sHealthy Workplace Month 2016:Everything you need to put your organization on the right track to improve employee wellness, engagement, and happiness Sat, 01 Oct 2016 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/canadas-healthy-workplace-month-2016 Four New Courses Available from Excellence Canada #excellenceyou https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/four-new-courses-available-from-excellence Some new courses are available to help you and your organization improve. Fri, 02 Sep 2016 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/four-new-courses-available-from-excellence Made in Canada Leadership Excellence https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/made-in-canada-leadership-excellence The Excellence Canada Thought Leaders Round Table (TLRT) met on April 28th to discuss, "What makes Excellent Canadian Leadership?"  Thu, 30 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/made-in-canada-leadership-excellence Excellence Canada: Applications Now Open for 2017 Canadian Business Excellence Awards for Private Businesses https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-applications-now-open-for Excellence Canada and PwC Canada are pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Canadian Business Excellence Awards for Private Businesses. Thu, 21 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-applications-now-open-for Alberta Innovation and Advanced Education achievesBronze Certification in Mental Health at Work® https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/alberta-innovation-and-advanced-education Alberta Innovation and Advanced Education achieves Bronze Certification in Mental Health at Work® Wed, 09 Dec 2015 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/alberta-innovation-and-advanced-education Excellence Canada announces the2015 Canada Awards for Excellence Recipients https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-announces-the2015-canada Excellence Canada is pleased to announce that 19 organizations were recognized at the 31st Annual Canada Awards for Excellence ceremonies on October 29, 2015 Mon, 26 Oct 2015 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-announces-the2015-canada Excellence Canada annonce les récipiendaires des Prix Canada pour l'excellence, 2015 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-annonce-les-recipiendaires Excellence Canada a le plaisir d'annoncer qu'au 31e anniversaire des Prix Canada pour l'excellence, 19 organisations canadiennes recevront un Prix Canada pour l'excellence  Mon, 26 Oct 2015 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-annonce-les-recipiendaires Law Society of Upper Canada, Client Service Centreachieves Level 4 Gold certification in Quality. https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/law-society-of-upper-canada-client-service The Law Society of Upper Canada Client Service Centre received the Level 4 Gold certificate in Quality. Tue, 26 May 2015 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/law-society-of-upper-canada-client-service Introducing our NEW Team Training Packages https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/introducing-our-new-team-training-packages Introducing our NEW Team Training Packages Effective process management is a strategic priority of world-class organizations. The success of these organizations is highly dependent on the ability of its individuals to build effective teams. Build your Fri, 15 May 2015 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/introducing-our-new-team-training-packages How to determine the RIGHT training for your organization! https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/how-to-determine-the-right-training-for-your How to determine the RIGHT training for your organization! Excellence Canada has a wide variety of training programs dedicated to helping individuals and organizations to positively impact their working environments with the right Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/how-to-determine-the-right-training-for-your CMHA’s National Bottom Line Conference 2015 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/cmhas-national-bottom-line-conference-2015 The Canadian Mental Health Association’s (CMHA) annual National Bottom Line Conference 2015 brought together business leaders, union representatives, policy-makers, researchers, and workers to improve mental health in Canadian workplaces. This Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/cmhas-national-bottom-line-conference-2015 Lean Advisors Inc., Intersol Group Ltd., and Excellence Canada develop alliance to help Canadian governments and corporations become world-class leaders. https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/lean-advisors-inc-intersol-group-ltd-and Lean Advisors, Intersol Group, and Excellence Canada announced a joint partnership; to support public and private sector organizations to achieve excellence through a sustainable, integrated approach to running their operations. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/lean-advisors-inc-intersol-group-ltd-and Excellence Canada Announces the Launch ofHealthy Workplace® Essentials for SME’s https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-announces-the-launch Excellence Canada Announces the Launch of Healthy Workplace® Essentials for SME’s Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-announces-the-launch Excellence Canada Is Celebrating 30 Years of Excellence https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-is-celebrating-30-years-of Excellence Canada is pleased to announce at the 30th anniversary of the Canada Awards for Excellence, that 17 Canadian organizations will be receiving the Canada Awards for Excellence for outstanding performance in award categories Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-is-celebrating-30-years-of Great-West Life's Sponsorship of Canada's Healthy Workplace Month https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/great-west-lifes-sponsorship-of-canadas Great-West Life's Sponsorship of Canada's Healthy Workplace Month Living Well at Work: Workplace Wellness Fosters Healthy and Happy Employees; October is Canada's Healthy Workplace Month Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/great-west-lifes-sponsorship-of-canadas The Mental Health at Work® Challenge kicks off its cross-Canada series https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/the-mental-health-at-work-challenge-kicks The Mental Health at Work® Challenge kicks off its cross-Canada series with the Economic Club of Canada. Canadian Business Leaders and Mental Health Advocate Margaret Trudeau sign a ground-breaking MOU to take immediate action to address mental Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/the-mental-health-at-work-challenge-kicks Variety Village and Excellence Canada present Accessibility Awareness & Team Building https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/variety-village-and-excellence-canada-present Variety Village and Excellence Canada present Accessibility Awareness & Team Building Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/variety-village-and-excellence-canada-present Excellence Canada Appoints Dr. Paul Crookall as Executive Director for Ottawa and the National Capital Region https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-appoints-dr-paul-crookall Excellence Canada Appoints Dr. Paul Crookall as Executive Director for NCR. I am very pleased to advise that effective August 1st, Dr. Paul Crookall has been appointed as Excellence Canada’s Executive Director for Ottawa and the National Capital Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-appoints-dr-paul-crookall InnovationAre you truly committed? https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/innovationare-you-truly-committed At the Excellence Canada Thought Leaders Roundtable, recently convened in Toronto, 25 senior executives came together to discuss innovation in their organizations.  These executives, who also serve on the Excellence Canada Board of Governors, Mon, 11 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/innovationare-you-truly-committed Manulife and Excellence Canada Team Up to Promote Mental Health Practices in the Workplace https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/manulife-and-excellence-canada-team-up-to News Release! Manulife and Excellence Canada Team Up to Promote Mental Health Practices in the Workplace. Read Thu, 03 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/manulife-and-excellence-canada-team-up-to Are You Heading Toward a Healthy Workplace Today? https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/are-you-heading-toward-a-healthy-workplace Are You Heading Toward a Healthy Workplace Today? If you think you are, celebrate it! If you think you aren’t, improve it! Fri, 23 May 2014 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/are-you-heading-toward-a-healthy-workplace Excellence Pays Off on Shareholder Value https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-pays-off-on-shareholder-value Excellence Pays Off on Shareholder Value - Overall this research shows that organizations with a commitment to Excellence collectively have better stock market performance than any of the popular indices. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-pays-off-on-shareholder-value We Are Golden, Celebrating 30 Years of Excellence! https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/we-are-golden-celebrating-30-years-of We are Golden, Celebrating 30 Years of Excellence! Excellence Canada is pleased to announce that Hayley Wickenheiser will deliver a keynote address at the 2014 Performance Excellence Summit and Canada Awards for Excellence on October 30th. Fri, 28 Feb 2014 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/we-are-golden-celebrating-30-years-of Congratulations to Carleton University https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/congratulations-to-carleton-university Congratulations to Carleton University for being the first University in Canada to receive national recognition under Excellence Canada standards.  Carleton is making great progress on their Healthy Workplace and Excellence Journeys.  Thu, 06 Feb 2014 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/congratulations-to-carleton-university New ExcellenceTalks added to the calendar! Free for Partners for a limited time. https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/new-excellencetalks-added-to-the-calendar New ExcellenceTalks added to the calendar! Free for Partners for a limited time. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/new-excellencetalks-added-to-the-calendar Excellence Canada appoints CAMTS as representative for the National Capital Region https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-appoints-camts-as Excellence Canada is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Canadian Advanced Management & Training Solutions (“CAMTS”) to represent Excellence Canada in the National Capital Region as a Licenced Associate. Mon, 27 Jan 2014 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-appoints-camts-as Excellence Canada Enables and Celebrates Employer Role Models in Workplace Mental Health https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-enables-and-celebrates On the occasion of the first anniversary of the National Standard for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace, Excellence Canada is proud to join others in celebrating this important milestone. Progressive employers see the opportunity to adopt Fri, 17 Jan 2014 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-enables-and-celebrates Introducing the NEW Certificate in Process Management Program! https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/introducing-the-new-certificate-in-process Happy New Year! At Excellence Canada, we are committed to providing the utmost value to our Partners by continuously developing new products and services. To kick start 2014, we are pleased to announce the launch of our Certificate in Process Wed, 08 Jan 2014 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/introducing-the-new-certificate-in-process Canada Awards for Excellence Recipients Announced https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/canada-awards-for-excellence-recipients TORONTO, Oct. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Excellence Canada is pleased to announce that 22 Canadian organizations will receive the Canada Awards for Excellence for outstanding performance in categories that include Excellence, Innovation & Mon, 28 Oct 2013 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/canada-awards-for-excellence-recipients October is Canada's Healthy Workplace Month® (CHWM)Get involved now! https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/october-is-canadas-healthy-workplace-month Get involved now! October is Canada's Healthy Workplace Month® (CHWM)  TORONTO, Oct. 2, 2013 /CNW/ - With everyone back from summer vacation, it's a great time to launch healthy new initiatives for the workplace. Thu, 03 Oct 2013 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/october-is-canadas-healthy-workplace-month Dr. Edgardo Perez Talks About Mental Health in the Workplace https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/dr-edgardo-perez-talks-about-mental-health Do you want to learn more about creating a culture of workplace mental health. Listen to Dr Edgardo Perez. Click Thu, 03 Oct 2013 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/dr-edgardo-perez-talks-about-mental-health Bill Wilkerson Talks About Mental Health in the Workplace #7 - The Dollars & Cents of Mental Health - https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/bill-wilkerson-talks-about-mental-health-in Join in to hear Bill Wilkerson talk about the Dollars and Cents of Mental Health in the Workplace. Click Thu, 03 Oct 2013 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/bill-wilkerson-talks-about-mental-health-in GTA Networking Meeting on October 9, 2013 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/gta-networking-meeting-on-october-9-2013 Join us at the Greater Toronto Area Networking Meeting on October 9, 2013! Thu, 12 Sep 2013 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/gta-networking-meeting-on-october-9-2013 Where do Chicken McNuggets come from? See for yourself at the Tour de Force Nov 26 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/where-do-chicken-mcnuggets-come-from-see-for Where do Chicken McNuggets Come from? See for yourself at the Tour de Force Nov 26 Fri, 23 Aug 2013 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/where-do-chicken-mcnuggets-come-from-see-for What goes on behind the scenes at a busy Hotel? See for yourself at the Tour de Force Nov 26 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/what-goes-on-behind-the-scenes-at-a-busy What goes on behind the scenes at a busy Hotel? See for yourself at the Tour de Force Nov 26 Thu, 22 Aug 2013 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/what-goes-on-behind-the-scenes-at-a-busy See What Award Recipients Look Like From the Inside! https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/see-what-award-recipients-look-like-from-the See What Award Recipients Look Like From the Inside! Join us on November 26, 2013 for the Tour de Force. Wed, 12 Jun 2013 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/see-what-award-recipients-look-like-from-the Introducing public training waiting lists! https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/introducing-public-training-waiting-lists Introducing public training waiting lists! An easy way to let us know you're interested! Browse our courses, choose your city, and once we receive 10 registrations we will schedule a date during the specified timeframe. Thu, 23 May 2013 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/introducing-public-training-waiting-lists Process Improvement Training in Ottawa and Toronto https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/process-improvement-training-in-ottawa-and Process Improvement Training in Ottawa and Toronto Fri, 17 May 2013 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/process-improvement-training-in-ottawa-and Excellence Canada – Ontario Accessibility Award 2012 Recipients https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-ontario-accessibility Excellence  Canada is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2012 Excellence Canada – Ontario Accessibility Awards, based upon submissions  received from organizations that have gone above and beyond the regulated  requirements of Fri, 08 Mar 2013 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/excellence-canada-ontario-accessibility The 7th Annual Ottawa Public Sector Quality Fair - Interm Report https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/the-7th-annual-ottawa-public-sector-quality Over 140 people gathered at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum on February 5th for the 7th Annual Ottawa Public Sector Quality Fair co-hosted by Excellence Canada and the Canadian Public Sector Quality Association (CPSQA). Fri, 01 Mar 2013 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/the-7th-annual-ottawa-public-sector-quality Public Launch of the National Standard for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/public-launch-of-the-national-standard-for New Year brings New Standard for Psychologically Healthy  Workplaces! The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC), has championed the development of the new National Standard on Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace. Wed, 16 Jan 2013 09:00:00 -0500 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/public-launch-of-the-national-standard-for Keynote Address at the Performance Excellence Summit and Canada Awards for Excellence https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/keynote-address-at-the-performance-excellence His Excellency, the Right Honourable David Johnston, C.C., C.M.M., C.O.M., C.D., the Governor General of Canada,  attended the 2012 Performance Excellence Summit and 28th Canada Awards for Excellence on November 2, 2012 in Toronto, Ontario.  As Fri, 02 Nov 2012 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/keynote-address-at-the-performance-excellence 2012 Canada Awards for Excellence Recipients Announced https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/2012-canada-awards-for-excellence-recipients Excellence Canada is pleased to announce that 29 Canadian organizations will receive the Canada Awards for Excellence for outstanding performance in categories that include Excellence, Innovation & Wellness, Quality, Healthy Workplace®, and Mon, 29 Oct 2012 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/2012-canada-awards-for-excellence-recipients Year-End Reporting Deadlines for the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/year-end-reporting-deadlines-for-the This reminder is for all those organizations out there that are  not up-to-date on the Accessible Customer Service  Standard and the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation (IASR).The deadline is  December 31, 2012 Fri, 28 Sep 2012 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/year-end-reporting-deadlines-for-the Announcing a new Standard for Canada: Excellence, Innovation and Wellness https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/announcing-a-new-standard-for-canada Announcing a new Standard for Canada: Excellence, Innovation and Wellness Mon, 09 Jul 2012 09:00:00 -0400 https://excellence.ca/en/knowledge-centre/news/announcing-a-new-standard-for-canada