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Mission Simple offers a fresh perspective on total systematic business improvement. It clearly articulates helpful axioms that serve as helpful principles for achieving organizational excellence. It is a definitive reference guide both in articulating key principles and in providing a wealth of graphical and tabular summaries for most key elements of successfully managing and operating an organization. In this sense, it is particularly valuable as a resource tool for anyone at any level.”

Paul Steel, President & CEO
Total Quality Inc.

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About the Book

Mission Simple Book I provides organizations with a highly effective methodology for achieving Performance Excellence through exceptional business performance. Exceptional business performance describes the state in which an organization is sustainably delivering the most value, in the shortest time, at the lowest cost. It shouldn’t be hard. It should be simple. Our mission is to make it simple for all organizations–Mission Simple.

Support for Mission Simple

Mission Simple is…elegant. It is not focused on a particular improvement methodology, but rather on a way of thinking about fundamental work systems and the inevitable interactions with key stakeholders along the customers’ value chain.”

Brad Beaird
Vice President Quality & Supply Chain
Enovation Controls

“Striving for exceptional performance challenges all of us responsible for business organizations. Mission Simple: Book 1 describes this challenge as delivering to customers the most value, in the shortest time, for the lowest cost! Authors Oksa & Wentworth begin to lay out a detailed guide based on key qualitative and quantitative concepts, which are sure to help organizational leaders succeed.”

George Kerwin
President & CEO
Bellin Health

“This is a well though out set of steps for organizations to optimize their operations and tie all aspects of running an efficient high value, and highly reliable enterprise. The stories are very enlightening. I see the application in both service, including health care, and manufacturing.

Ed Millermaier, MD, MBA, FACP
Chief, Primary Health
Spectrum Health Medical Group

“Every CFO in the country is going to champion Mission Simple in their organizations. It is the most powerful method of improving bottom-line performance I have ever seen.”

Bob Barber
Health Care Consultant
RMK Group

Mission Simple is the first business book we’ve read that really makes sense to physicians—this book is a must read for physicians seeking to navigate the changing healthcare landscape. The key concepts are extremely relevant to our everyday practice and the material is absorbing, intuitive and accessible. We strongly recommend it.”

Thomas Marshall, MD,
Saied Assef, MD
Bellin Anesthesia Associates

“A truly amazing approach to managing a business system. Mission Simple is tailor-made for the challenges facing healthcare today—it proves healthcare can deliver high quality care and be competitive and profitable.”

Jodie A. Boldrighini
Occupational and
Employee Population Health Solutions
Yale New Haven Health System

“We offer population health programs to support the sustainability of our employer-customer businesses. Mission Simple has made it easier for us to sustainably deliver value to our customers. The beauty of Mission Simple is that it could also play a key role in contributing sustainability to our customers’ businesses.”

Randy Van Straten
Vice President
Employer Solutions
Bellin Health


How to Create a Thriving Organization

TMR Associates helps organizations thrive.  Whether its sales or business performance, TMR Associates offers proven methodologies to help your organization thrive.  Manufacturer? Service company? For-profit? Non-profit? Healthcare? TMR can help.

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