Category Archives: Next Gen Pharma

Process Excellence in Pharma: And The Winner Is…

The Firm With The Process Platform! [Gasps, wild applause, cheers..] Harvey Weinstein is said to have transformed perceptions of a ‘quirky retro-wonder’ – and so won, against an outstanding field, a Best Picture for The Artist. But even the legendary … Continue reading

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Lean Pharma: Tackling Compliance Obesity

Not to put too fine a point on it, Quality and Compliance are often completely out of control in PharmaLand.  No-one doubts the need for uncompromising quality and compliance. But the way that this is delivered in Pharma today is not just over-engineered and over-expensive, it’s become … Continue reading

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Selling Process Excellence

Great animation What Is Process Excellence? just published by the Process Excellence Network (PEX).  The story behind the video is interesting as well. It’s good because it de-mystifies process.  Too many people think that process is the domain of the IT crowd … Continue reading

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Goodbye To The SOP As A 50 Page Word Document

Everything points to this as an inflection point (scientific napkin view – left). There’s an increasing number of people in Life Sciences looking for a better way of managing the knowledge that has traditionally been deposited in a vast library of SOP documents that are read, mostly, … Continue reading

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Why Process Excellence Will Underpin Next Generation Pharma

Organizations across the planet are grappling with how to fundamentally re-invent themselves, and at an ever-increasing pace of change. But few industries face the challenges of Pharma, which may traditionally have been seen as conservative and slow-moving, but is set to undergo a rapid revolution … Continue reading

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