A superior method or innovative practice that contributes to the improved performance of an organization, usually recognized as "best" by other peer organizations.
Best practice is the best performing metric in a category.
Best Practice is a strategy or program for which a comprehensive review of the available literature has been completed to determine its effectiveness in addressing a given public health problem. Three types of reviews exist; in order of increasing scientific strength these are: 1) narrative, 2) qualitative, and 3) quantitative. Click here to see a table describing each.
an agreed standard of practice that conforms with an internationally agreed set of standards. Professional bodies, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and other agreed standards institutions have sets of standards covering a wide range of practices. ISO 9000 series cover practices in manufacturing industries, and ISO 14000 series cover environmental management of processed goods.
Recommendations that provide the safest way to travel for a child of certain age, size, and physical tolerances. Best practice recommendations may conflict with real world situations.
Interventions, treatments, services or actions that have been shown to generate the best outcomes or results. The terms, evidence-based, or research-based may also be used.
Practices that have been shown to produce the best results for a particular process or activity.
Teaching in which literacy-related practices are theoretically sound and supported by research.
Programs, services, or processes that research or expert opinion has shown to be effective through measurable, demonstrated results.
Effective methods leading to measurable exceptional performance regardless of industry, leadership, management, or operational approaches.
the methods and achievements of the recognised leader(s) in a particular field
management practices and work processes that lead to outstanding or top-class performance and provide examples for others.
Superior performance within a function or process, or methods that lead to exceptional performance.
A term used to refer to the adherence to web standards and accessible design as normal practice.
n]: Bossholese term denoting business practice that screws employees most efficiently and effectively
those strategies, activities, or approaches, which have been shown through research and evaluation to be the most effective in achieving desired outcomes.
a business function, process, or system that is considered superior to all other known methods
a business process with demonstrated ability to achieve superior results
a method which has been judged to be superior to other methods
a process or procedure that consistently produces superior results
a process or technique that has a proven record of success in providing significant improvement to the results of an activity
a proven methodology for consistently and effectively achieving a business objective
a specific action or set of actions exhibiting quantitative and qualitative evidence of success together with the ability to be replicated and the potential to be adapted and transferred
a technique that, through experience and research, has proven to reliably lead to an optimal result
By using methods and practices that have been researched and evaluated, we ensure that all of our work with children and families is based on best information and tools available, in Ireland and internationally.
Generically a guideline from the UK government Energy Efficiency Best Practice programme (EEBPp) suggesting how a building should be controlled to be efficient. As all buildings differ a total prescriptive recommendation is not possible to cover all possibilities. Therefore we define Best Practice as the control strategy which will meet building service requirements at minimum cost and environmental impact.
those practices that have produced outstanding results in another situation and that could be adapted for our situation. ()
Best Practice is a comprehensive, integrated and cooperative approach to the continuous improvement of activities (Best Practice, nd).
A term meaning delivery of service has been deemed, through research or experience, as the most desirable means of achieving outcomes.
The most effective and efficient method of completing a task within an organization.
A group of tasks that optimizes the efficiency or effectiveness of the business discipline or process to which it contributes. Best practices are generally adaptable and replicable across similar organizations or enterprises - and sometimes across different functions or industries.
A process or methodology that has been proven, through experience and research, to work well and produce successful results, and is therefore recommended as a model. A best practice is a well-defined method that contributes to the successful completions of a process or task. Some of the more commonly used best practices could be quality control or change management.
The most effective and desirable method of carrying out a function of process, derived from experience rather than theory.
A specific process or group of processes which have been recognized as the best method for conducting an action. Best Practices may vary by industry or geography depending on the environment being used. Best practices methodology may be applied with respect to resources, activities, cost object, or processes.
The most desirable or most effective level of activity, which becomes a standard to which other practices are compared.
An innovative and creative human resource (HR) practice, project, activity, or program that facilitates achievement of the organization's mission. The relationship between the practice and its applicability to enhancing the mission is clear, and the practice is easily replicated by other organizations with similar circumstances. Best practices may be considered to be tested solutions to common business challenges.
A body of knowledge that may include scientific, practical or anecdotal elements and that is perceived as an effective method of treatment.
a process evolving from research, experience, experimentation, and critically evaluating, reviewing, analysing, and seeking feedback to ensure it is as effective, valid and efficient as possible thereby increasing the likelihood it will result in superior recruitment outcomes.
Best practices are practices that incorporate the best objective information currently available regarding effectiveness and acceptability.
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Superior performance within an activity, regardless of industry, leadership, management or operational approaches; methods that lead to exceptional performance. A relative term that usually indicates innovative or interesting business practices that have been identified during a particular benchmarking study as contributing to improved performance.
Method that a consensus of users believes is the optimum manner of accomplishing a task. See Template.
The process of discovering better ways of managing business performance, adopting improved procedures and measuring performance against the best standard available. Best practice goes beyond compliance and is where real benefits are found.
A process or methodology that has been proven to work well and produce good results, and is therefore recommended as a model. Some people prefer to use the term 'good practice' as in reality it is debateable whether there is a single 'best' approach.
A particular way of doing business that has a positive impact on one or more of the following: customer satisfaction, employee satisfaction, or financial results. Best practices involve top-level commitment, a linkage to strategic planning, process adaptations that reinforce desirable behaviors and outcomes for the organization, and measurements to tie the initiatives to critical business practices.
In medicine, treatment that experts agree is appropriate, accepted, and widely used. Health care providers are obligated to provide patients with the best practice. Also called standard therapy or standard of care.
A way or method of accomplishing a business function or process that is considered to be superior to all other known methods.
The winning strategies, approaches, and processes that produce superior performance in an organization. A best practice is a by-product of a successful end-result.
A technique or methodology that, through experience and research, has proven to reliably lead to a desired result.
Best Practice is a management idea which asserts that there is a technique, method, process, activity, incentive or reward that is more effective at delivering a particular outcome than any other technique, method, process, etc. The idea is that with proper processes, checks, and testing, a project can be rolled out and completed with fewer problems and unforeseen complications.