Operational Excellence

Sphera Announces the Winners of the 2019 Embracing Excellence Awards

Sphera announced the Excellence Awards in eight categories at the inspire user conferences. CHICAGO, IL (June 21, 2019) – Sphera, the largest global provider of Integrated Risk Management (IRM) software and information services with a focus on Environmental Health & Safety, Operational Risk and Product Stewardship is proud to announce the winners of the 2019

With Incidents, History Can, Will Repeat Itself Without Right Information at Hand

I previously published a post about aging assets. I used the scenario of riding a bike to highlight the different stages of risk appetite as our assets mature. (In this example, I was the “asset.”) Last summer, I fell off my bike (maybe I tempted fate!) when I was coming down an off-road section of

Riding the Digital Transformation Express

Anyone familiar with “The Imitation Game,” a 2014 film about famed-mathematician Alan Turing’s work to crack German codes, understands how important data was during World War II. As Turing wrote shortly before the war in a 1937 article titled “On Computable Numbers, With an Application to Entscheidungsproblem” published in the journal Proceedings of the London

Realizing Operational Excellence Through Safety Culture and Leadership

Achieving Operational Excellence is crucial to an organization’s sustainable performance and growth. Those at higher maturity levels of Operational Excellence realize many outcomes—a holistic and systematic strategy to drive business operations, a safe and productive workforce, and the ability to continually grow, compete and meet stakeholders’ expectations. Operational Excellence is not a final destination but

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Things to Do in Barcelona Before, During and After Inspire

Photo credit: All images courtesy of Getty Images unless otherwise noted.   ¡Buenos días, Barcelona! Inspiring ideas and tantalizing tapas will be on the “menu” at Sphera’s next inspire EMEA user conference, which will be held in beautiful Barcelona, Spain, from June 3-6, 2019. Thinking about Barcelona might evoke notions of its rich history, the

Sphera’s Recruiting Push Featured in Crain’s Chicago Business

Sphera’s always on the lookout to bring in top talent, particularly in technology fields, and people are taking notice. Sphera was recently featured in Crain’s Chicago Business magazine in an article explaining the company’s goal of “beefing up their local head count.” Paul Marushka, Sphera’s president and CEO, told Crain’s that: “We have so much

Sphera’s 2019 Embracing Excellence Awards Submission Portal Is Now Open

We have an “excellent” idea for you: Submit your entry for the Sphera Embracing Excellence Awards today! The Embracing Excellence Awards recognize Sphera customers that have used our products and services to help them achieve Operational Excellence in areas including Product Stewardship, Environmental Performance and Operational Risk. There will be 10 award categories, including Excellence

Things to Do in San Antonio Before, During and After Inspire 2019

Photo by Bob Howen, VisitSanAntonio.com Ready to explore San Antonio? Great! Saddle up; we’re talking Texas while hopefully blazing a happy trail of scintillating conversation along the way … So everyone remembers the Alamo, right? But who outside of Texas remembers San Antonio de Béxar Presidio—the Spanish fort that was built near the San Antonio

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