The Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence provide a framework for understanding performance management. They reflect validated, proven best-practices against which an organization can measure itself.

Baldrige criteria has been accepted nationally (including individual states) and internationally, as the model for performance excellence: a common language for communication among organizations for sharing best practices

Watch this short video with Paul Worstell, (former president of PRO-TEC Coating Company and 2007 Baldrige Performance Excellence recipient) as he talks about Baldrige and Six Disciplines – with Six Disciplines founder and CEO, Gary Harpst.