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Upcoming Opportunities for Improvement

Triangulation | The President's Blog

Triangulation uses multiple points to determine the location of an unknown point. This blog provides thoughts across multiple topics to re-direct your course of action.

Valuing our Differences: How Cross-Sector Learning Stimulates Innovation

March 25, 2015 | Brian S. Lassiter

I remember the call distinctly: it was the summer of 2007, when the Superintendent of Duluth Public Schools called, seeking benchmarking partners.  He was looking for other school districts that were more advanced at using data to make decisions and to manage and improve performance.  I gave him two or three districts from which I thought his staff could learn, but I also gave him … Continue reading

Position Fix | Featured Opportunity (Event)

Position Fix is a position derived from measuring external reference points. PEN external reference points are those special opportunities that are sponsored to help you create new paths for moving forward.

PENWorks 2015

April 27, 2015 - April 28, 2015 | All Day

The Performance Excellence Network is pleased to announce the dates of PENworks 2015 – our annual performance excellence best practice conference: April 27-28 at the Earle Brown Heritage Center in Brooklyn Center, MN.

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Coordinates | Current News

Coordinates are a set of numbers that describes a current location. PEN keeps you current with others’ pursuits of excellence, through news and announcements.