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Weekly Update: June 21, 2019

June 21, 2019

Good afternoon,   Hope you’ve had a great week so far! The Operational Excellence team continues to focus on the three Wave 1 initiatives. More specifically:  The Travel & Expense Team continued developing resources for the new travel site. They also discussed a plan for … Continued

Weekly Update: June 14, 2019

June 14, 2019

Good afternoon, Hope your week is going well! Here’s a quick look at what the Operational Excellence team focused on this week:  The Travel & Expense Team completed the first version of a Quick Reference Guide, Travel Checklist, and Booking Guide. They also discussed … Continued

Weekly Update: June 7, 2019

June 10, 2019

Good afternoon! This has been a busy week in Operational Excellence. The Steering Committee met yesterday and we had a robust discussion centered around research administration. Thank you for those of you that participated – your input is invaluable. Below … Continued

Weekly Update: May 24, 2019

May 24, 2019

As we head into to the long weekend, I want to share a quick update on the progress our team has made this week: The HR Team continued working in two groups to address student employment and position management. The student employment group began to … Continued

Weekly Update: May 17, 2019

May 17, 2019

Hope everyone has had a great week. With commencement in the rearview mirror and summer schedules taking shape, teams in Operational Excellence are going strong. Take a look at how we’re moving forward in each workstream: The Research Design Team conducted interviews in different units to learn how … Continued

Weekly Update: April 18, 2019

April 18, 2019

Hi everyone, Even though it’s a short week, it’s been a busy one for the Operational Excellence team. Here are a few updates: Provost Bob Blouin visited with faculty and staff from School of Government to share an overview of … Continued

Weekly Update: April 5, 2019

April 5, 2019

Hi everyone, The Operational Excellence team had a great week — and I’m excited to share these updates: Our team showcased early wins to the Strategic Framework committee at the Board of Trustees meeting on Wednesday. Both leadership and champions from the early impact work … Continued

Weekly Update: March 29, 2019

March 29, 2019

Here is a quick look at what Carolina Excellence focused on last week: The human resources, finance and research administration sub teams for roles and responsibilities went on hiatus this week while the core team met and discussed the main … Continued

Weekly Update: March 22, 2019

March 22, 2019

Hi everyone, As we approach the home stretch to commencement, I continue to hear great reports about the transformative work underway by the Carolina Excellence design teams. As part of the roles and responsibilities design team, sub-teams in Human Resources, Finance … Continued