Large item collection will likely be delayed for everyone in the city this week. The operators typically assigned to large item collection are needed for snow and ice procedures on January 17. This will cause a ripple effect that will impact our ability to collect from everyone on their scheduled day this week.
Purpose We investigate how Organisational Learning (OL) can occur through Process Improvement (PI) activities and how this can lead to sustained improvement over time in the context of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs). Design/methodology/approach We study PI practices in six engineering oriented SMEs via interview based case studies. We draw from a range of literature and use an OL conceptual framework, informed by Crossan et al.’s (1999) 4I framework, as an analytical lens.
Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake learned this one the hard way. Denim may have been ‘the thing’ in 2001, but the then couple’s head to toe denim looks for the American Music Awards have not dated well. Britney’s strapless denim gown and Justin’s Canadian tuxedo look, in retrospect, like they belong to a bizarre Rodeo themed wedding..
However, because CT uses higher levels of radiation than other imaging options, more widespread use has led to increases in the amount of radiation to which patients are exposed. This is a cause for concern, because radiation exposure might be associated with increased lifetime risk of cancer. These risks may be particularly relevant to younger patients..
PERDIDO, Alabama A Mobile man faces felony charges after Baldwin County Sheriff Office deputies discovered a carload of counterfeit merchandise during a traffic stop on Interstate 65. Phiferwas driving a Dodge Caravan when he was pulled over by members of the Baldwin County Sheriff Office Special Operations Unit on Sept. 3 near the Perdido exit in north Baldwin County..
The Maasai Mara is renowned for the spectacular river crossings that take place when the migration is here from July to November. Some of the biggest crossings occur where the Mara River flows past the Mara Serena Safari Lodge on its hilltop overlooking the plains. The Mara Triangle, the area to the west of the river, has fewer lodges, and therefore fewer visitors at this busy time..
Vancouver based optometrist Dr. Harbir Sian has just set up Kingsley Eyewear, which specializes in handcrafted frames sold direct to consumers online. It also has a philanthropic element, working with an organization called Optometry Giving Sight to give eye care, glasses and training to people in developing countries.