Use the free Business Best Practice Benchmarking Toolkit to find the strengths and weaknesses in your business practices, identify the key gaps that are holding your business back and develop your own business improvement plan
Systems are the essential building blocks of your business. Every aspect of your business - marketing, sales, customer relationships, operations, financial management, HR , - is part of a system that can be managed or improved by applying correct principles.
A business system is designed to connect all of an organisation’s processes and interrelated steps to work together for the achievement of overall business goals and strategies.
What are the benchmarks of best practice business systems?
How does your business stack up on the benchmarks of best practice Systems?
BEST PRACTICE BENCHMARK: We have either implemented or have a plan to implement technology systems in those aspects of our business where there is a solid business case and alignment to our business strategy, including improved communications, increased efficiency and reduced costs. #technology #systems
BEST PRACTICE BENCHMARK: All of our software applications (marketing, sales, communication, operations, financial management etc) are integrated across all aspects of our business to maximise efficiency and reduce costs. #Technology #Systems
BEST PRACTICE BENCHMARK: All of our operating systems and processes have been refined for efficiency and are fully documented. #Operations #Systems
Best Practice Systems Resource Library
Each item in the best practice Systems library has been included to help you achieve best practice in one or more of the benchmarks of best practice business systems.
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