LeanHealthCheck

A Great Place to Start

Benchmark your business

  • Would it be useful to know how your business compares with your peers or competitors?
  • How would you assess the current practices in your organisation?
  • How Lean is your business?

Is there a link between the practices in an organisation and the performance of that organisation?

ESBN – EUROPEAN SME BENCHMARKING NETWORK

PROBE: WORLD-CLASS BENCHMARKING AND ASSESSMENT TOOL

  • The ESBN benchmarking tool is compiled from tens of thousands of company records offering businesses capability to support performance improvement.
  • PROBE is a powerful best practice assessment tool.
  • Powered by data from more than 7,000 companies in over 40 countries
  • PROBE – one of the most comprehensive benchmark databases in the market.
  • Good practice is a significant predictor of good performance.

 

Methodology

PracticevsPerformance

  1. Define scope of the assessment.
  2. Complete contextual assessment & performance using the ESBN benchmarking tool.
  3. Select the internal team to complete the facilitated PROBE self-assessment.
  4. Brief the team including preparatory work
  5. Facilitated team workshop
  6. Feedback & summary report
  7. Agree process improvement goals

 


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Benchmark details

  • Enterprise Ireland and the IDA support the ESBN/PROBE benchmarking exercise as part of the LeanPlus and LeanTransform programmes offered to clients.
  • The benchmarking is also offered at a fixed cost for clients not on a current Lean programme.
  • What are we looking for during an assessment? Find out through our approach.