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The National Baldrige Performance Excellence Program offers several resources for organizations just getting started in the Baldrige approach. The links below take you to resources at the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program website.

Baldrige Resources

  1. Learn the Value of Baldrige
  2. New to Baldrige
  3. Self-Assessing using Baldrige
  4. Baldrige Improvement Tools
  5. Integrating Baldrige with Other Tools
  6. Baldrige Key Terms


Lean is a common methodology embraced by Baldrige organizations. Sites for Lean resources:

Lean Resources

  1. Lean Blog– Discussions on Lean in hospitals and businesses
  2. Lean.OrgLean resources and events


Benchmarking and Case Studies.

Since 1992, GENEDGE has been a business consulting organization providing Virginia’s industrial and manufacturing sectors access to expert business solutions, industry-wide benchmakres and proven, results-based solutions. GENEDGE is part of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP), a national network of over 50 centers.

Genedge Resources

  1. Case Studies
  2. Genedge Events
  3. Announcements