Organizational development is a complex process. To properly traverse it, you must first grasp its various stages and what to do in each. So, What is organizational development and its importance? and What stages of organizational development are there and what do you do in each of them? Let’s dive in! What Is Organizational Development?… Continue reading Organizational DevelopmentRead More..
Certification of the first cohort of EFQM 2020 ASSESSORS in the public sector We are pleased to announce the successful completion of a comprehensive capacity-building program for the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, which has resulted in the certification of the first cohort of EFQM Assessors in the public sector. This marks an important… Continue reading Certification of the first cohort of EFQM 2020 ASSESSORS in the public sectorRead More..
Ashghal Public Works Authority achieved 5-star excellence recognition from the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) – A global innovative, not-for profit organization, leading worldwide authority for excellence and outstanding performance of organizations and individuals. Averroes celebrates this major milestone with Ashghal Public Works Authority in their continued journey to excellence and as a testament to their commitment to outstanding performance and… Continue reading Ashghal’s Organisational Excellence ForumRead More..
Innovation is vital for the development of any organization, cultivating and embedding a creative culture and environment will make drastic positive effects on your organization. Despite new ideas and thoughts being spontaneous, there are changes that leaders can take to encourage new ideas within the workplace, for example: Inspiring Environment Firstly, to create an innovative… Continue reading How to Create an Innovative Workplace Environment in your Organization?Read More..
As technology continues to amaze us, it is equally becoming more competitive in its mesmerising innovation. Technology and development are relatable to all walks of life and its increasing prominence in our daily lives has made it crucial for the realm of business and industry to develop in parallel to technology. Therefore, transforming digitally is… Continue reading Digital Transformation… How to assess the readiness for it?Read More..
The use of the word innovation is becoming increasingly frequent in its daily use, a sign of its prominence. Generally, innovation is introducing new or different things or methods, and used in all walks of life because it’s natural for the human being to want new beginnings, different experiences, and change. Innovation is arguably one… Continue reading Organisational Innovation … What is it? And How to Achieve it in your Organisation?Read More..
The success of a contemporary organization is due to its ability to manage projects felicitously and meet customer expectation. The project has become a means to an end rather than an end in itself. Therefore, to determine whether the project is successful or not, its end should be well considered. Moreover, the success of a… Continue reading Effective Risk Management & its impact on projectsRead More..
The world-wide economy is facing several unseen challenges under the influence of COVID-19, with several countries under full or partial lockdown, affecting businesses, and consequently, the revenue of several companies globally. As we have seen, the deteriorating COVID-19 situation is having a dramatic impact on world equity markets, with listed equity values and stock price… Continue reading Top Reasons for Business Valuation Post COVID-19Read More..
“Your workforce is your most valuable asset. The knowledge and skills they have represent the fuel that drives the engine of business – and you can leverage that knowledge.” – Harvey Mackay In response to one of the challenges in the market, the organization social fabric network and communication within a certain company’s workforce suffers from… Continue reading Workforce: An Asset That Can Define OrganizationRead More..
The world is witnessing dramatic transformations as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic. This applies to organizations that weren’t isolated from responding to these changes. An organization works to serve its customers, who will be more cautious, more aware, and more conscious and demanding. In return, the organization will have to make strenuous efforts to… Continue reading The Shape of Organizations Post-COVID-19Read More..
Nowadays, to beat the vast applicant bachelors for a certain job and to beat the odds of rejected applications, especially to a prestigious company, one must be two steps ahead of everyone. One must advance and equip himself with more innovative knowledge, skills, capabilities, talents and ideas to become a marketable aspirant to the different… Continue reading Training As A Career LadderRead More..
Consumer behavior changes due to the influence of internal and external environments. The change increases during crises, creating new trends during and post-crisis. During the crisis, Expectations are conflicting, rumors are active, and companies may use information in unethical ways to create fake or exaggerated needs. Although the consumer is more cautious during the crisis,… Continue reading How did Consumer Trends Change Post-COVID-19 Crisis?Read More..
Some organizational ‘change projects’ fail because strategies are not well executed and poor planning makes the transformational projects unsuccessful. However there are some organizations which might have a complete opposite effect when it comes to change mainly because of how the project leaders guide them towards the right avenue to success. Change Management plays a… Continue reading Want your ‘change project’ fail? Try this.Read More..
It is essential today for all businesses to continue their work without losing any of their customers and key clients due to an outbreak disaster or unexpected challenges that could cripple business. In today’s pandemic spread, all organizations start thinking for quick solutions to resolve issues that might affect the daily routine work, but in… Continue reading 10 Essential Steps Towards Business Continuity and SustainabilityRead More..
Quality Management is an embedded component within the Organization Excellence Model and is considered to be as one of the approaches of road map to Organizational Excellence. It is a system that is rich with management knowledge, yet, it is one of a few that will provide the management with a holistic overview of an… Continue reading The Road to Organizational Excellence Starts with Quality ManagementRead More..
Senior managements around the world are always in search for the right and an experienced project manager that will turn failing projects around into a successful completion. Every project has its own specific scope and time to start and finish which makes it unique in its journey, yet many projects fails due to lack of… Continue reading Turn-Around failing projects with “7 EASE”Read More..
“Your brand is what people say about you when you’re not in the room” – Jeff Bezos, Founder of Amazon. In this period of high technology and an easy access to almost everything through the social media and online network, marketing becomes an almost effortless undertaking for some companies. But do not be deceived by this… Continue reading Does Branding Really Matter?Read More..
Blog for Design Thinking Training Build to Think – Getting tangible with your ideas is a great way to work through the kinks and get to better solutions faster. Al Taahood Group exclusively participated in Design Thinking in-house training last October 10, 17 and 24, 2020 by Averroes Advisory. Here we share with you some… Continue reading Blog for Design Thinking TrainingRead More..
It is well known that organization seeks economic growth, social equity and environmental integrity in order to maintain healthy working environment and stable culture that can survive all challenges that faces the organization. It is the Quality Management system 2015 that can enable organization to surpass the ultimate barriers of any organization when its knowledge… Continue reading Organization Sustainable Development – The 2015 Management System overviewRead More..
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ADLQ Awards Averroes to Establish Their Strategy Management Office Chasing its aspiration of becoming a self-sustained leading Anti-Doping and Research Facility Lab in the world with integrity, ethics and excellence by 2018 , Averroes will work closely with ADLQ Team to facilitate the establishment and operation of the Office of Strategy Management, build OSM office,… Continue reading ADLQ Awards Averroes to Establish Their Strategy Management OfficeRead More..
EFQM 2020: An Excellence Model Towards Outstanding Performance Averroes Business Advisory and Services in partnership with European Foundation for Quality Management EFQM held a forum EFQM 2020: A Model towards Outstanding Performance, to launch the new version of the 2020 Organizational Excellence Model at Rotana City Center Hotel in January 15, 2020. The event was… Continue reading EFQM 2020: An Excellence Model Towards Outstanding PerformanceRead More..
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Organizational culture is all about competing values of different type of culture that people act and interact within organization. Culture is considered to be the Skeleton that organizations cannot live long without defining its competing value and understand what glue is driving the organization, despite the impact of negative or positive aspects towards the organization… Continue reading Organization Culture – Is all about people behavior and attitudesRead More..
In twenty years of my existence in the marketing profession I had the privilege of meeting various kinds of businessmen and asked them how they perceive marketing as well as the theories behind it. Certainly, different book authors have their own definitions of the word marketing whereas business professionals and entrepreneurs undoubtedly understand the meaning… Continue reading Marketing Concept: Just Do ItRead More..
In the last three years, the Business Model Canvas created by Alex Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur has received significant exposure and wide usage among entrepreneurs aiming to develop new business ideas. The concept of the canvas as per Mr. Osterwalder is to help entrepreneurs see the big picture and visualize their business strategy hence it… Continue reading The Business Model Canvas; is it the right tool?Read More..
Corporate sustainability has become a buzzword in both large and small businesses. Sustainability is considered by many real giants as a key priority going forward. One way to look at sustainability is to look at the three pillars of sustainability. Companies using this strategy pursue a balanced approach to long-term social, environmental, and economic goals to… Continue reading Corporate SustainabilityRead More..
The roles of today’s project manager have evolved from a traditionally understood task of monitoring and controlling the project and ensuring the project is completed on time and within budget, but more so to ensure that every position and members of the Project Team is assigned according to their expertise and qualifications. Success of every… Continue reading The Project Manager of TodayRead More..
Driving project to safe delivery, project owner, sponsor, consultant, contractors and subcontractors must be vigilant and cautious of the communication aspects between stakeholders, in which all project characteristic depend on. It was always understood that [time, scope, cost and quality] are the most influencing concepts to the project in which can easily become constrain, however the… Continue reading Project Management ConstrainsRead More..
EFQM Partnership Agreement Signing Averroes Business Advisory represented by its CEO, Rawhey Eldabagh and EFQM – The European Foundation for Quality Management represented by its Chief Operating Officer, Gianluca Mule signed a partnership agreement on the 25th of April 2019 at EFQM Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. The main objective of this partnership is to represent… Continue reading EFQM Partnership Agreement SigningRead More..
6th Annual Performance Review Meeting Event January 31, 2019, marked Averroes Business Advisory and Services Management review of its 6th anniversary. The Averroes team kicked-off its review by acknowledging the famous quote noted by Earl Nightingale: “People with goals succeed because they know where they’re going.” From there, the discussion was swayed towards our organization’s… Continue reading 6th Annual Performance Review Meeting EventRead More..
Corporate Social Responsibility Workshop with Qatar Cancer Society One of Averroes Advisory’s 2019 company initiatives is becoming more socially accountable. Averroes took its first step towards this initiative by kick-starting the year with a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) workshop with the Qatar Cancer Society (QCS). This workshop took place at QCS’ headquarters on January 13,… Continue reading Corporate Social Responsibility Workshop with Qatar Cancer SocietyRead More..
Every business is opening a new page nowadays and many are discussing 2016 plans with a great level of skepticism and ambiguity derived from the local and regional business and geopolitical turbulent conditions. Many indicators at the end of 2015 and the beginning of 2016 are pointing towards a negative economic future. Locally, and mainly… Continue reading Business and Economic Turmoil in 2016 … What to do?Read More..
Averroes Receives ISO 9001:2015 Certification Averroes would like to proudly announce that it has obtained ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems certification from Intertek. This certification, maintained by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), is an internationally well-known and recognized tool across the globe that validates the quality of a company’s business processes, and management systems.… Continue reading Averroes Receives ISO 9001:2015 CertificationRead More..
Averroes Creative Working Week One of the organization’s initiatives for this year is to create a Creative Working Week where staff chose to think freely and work the way he/she wants on developing their work and completing tasks. The organization welcomes any creative idea to improve any part of their work or even suggest… Continue reading Averroes Creative Working WeekRead More..
EFQM Training – Shaping Your Excellence Journey Shaping the Excellence Journey is every organization’s aim and objective in order to envision the path of development in a strategic and creative way. An opportunity arose whereby EFQM and Averroes Business Advisory and Services jointly promoted this course to create an excellent core foundation for the organization… Continue reading EFQM Training – Shaping Your Excellence JourneyRead More..
The company’s wings do not flutter by themselves, but leadership must be prepared for this. Even the most solid companies get destroyed by the lack of organizational leadership. If entrepreneurs are willing to remove all excuses, explanations, and reasons for the failure of their companies and are honest in their judgments, they may find one… Continue reading Organizational Leadership and its TypesRead More..
Just as some patients recovering from Covid-19 suffer long-lasting symptoms, it’s becoming clear that the same will be true for the global economy once this year’s V-shaped rebound fades. “Getting back to the pre-Covid standard will take time,” said Carmen Reinhart, the World Bank’s chief economist. “The aftermath of Covid isn’t going to reverse for… Continue reading The gradual economic recovery after COVID-19 Pandemic and the learned lessonsRead More..
Celebrating 5 years of Business Growth and Achievement! Happy 5 Years Averroes Advisory! On January 4, 2018, Averroes Business Advisory and Services held its first annual Organizational Management Review Meeting at the first of year 2018 at the Warwick Doha Hotel. The purpose of this meeting was to review the organization performance together as a… Continue reading Celebrating 5 years of Business Growth and Achievement!Read More..
3-day Strategy Training Course Held in Al Jazeera Finance Executives, Managers, Directors from the different departments of Al Jazeera Finance lead by their CEO Mr. Amer Aljaberi, actively participated during the 3-day exclusive customized training on The Journey of Strategy from Planning to Execution with Averroes Advisory last September 16-18, 2017. The training was filled… Continue reading 3-day Strategy Training Course Held in Al Jazeera FinanceRead More..
Qatar’s Pursue for Excellence – Celebrating Together the World Quality Month The first event about Excellence in the title of “Qatar’s Pursue for Excellence” took place on November 23, 2017 in the Mövenpick Hotel West Bay Doha in concurrence with the World Quality Month. The main objectives of this event were to promote excellence in… Continue reading Qatar’s Pursue for Excellence – Celebrating Together the World Quality MonthRead More..
ADLQ Awarded Another Project for a Feasibility Study Another Project was awarded to Averroes Advisory by ADLQ (Anti-Doping Laboratory Qatar) for a Feasibility Study. Off to a great start, ADLQ is looking to further increase its market share in the domains in which it functions through an expansion of its target markets. They also continue… Continue reading ADLQ Awarded Another Project for a Feasibility StudyRead More..
Qatar Cancer Society Strategic Business Positioning and Visioning Averroes Advisory Leads Workshops for QCS Staffs and Members Two workshops were held for Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) employees. The first took place on Monday, October 30, 2017 and the second took place on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at Ritz-Carlton Hotel Doha. The purpose behind these workshops… Continue reading Qatar Cancer Society Strategic Business Positioning and VisioningRead More..
New Project with One of the Largest Third Sectors: Qatar Cancer Society Recently, Averroes Business Advisory and Services took on an Organizational Improvement Consultancy Project with QCS (Qatar Cancer Society), focusing on providing effective solutions to current operational and internal systemic issues This project will undertake multiple steps commencing with a thorough evaluation to help… Continue reading New Project with One of the Largest Third-Sectors: Qatar Cancer SocietyRead More..
Averroes Advisory Cooperating with OICHF To Improve Third Sector Performance Averroes Advisory recently signed agreement with OICHF (a humanitarian fund operated by the Islamic Cooperation Council, focused on providing sustainable solutions to humanitarian problems through development programmes), whereby Averroes Advisory will conduct a study to evaluate the impact so far of ‘DEMA’ project, an electronic… Continue reading Averroes Advisory Cooperating with OICHF To Improve Third Sector PerformanceRead More..
Interview with Al Jazeera Channel on “Entrepreneurship: What Entrepreneurs Need Today and What Challenges They Face” “Entrepreneurship: What Entrepreneurs Need Today and What Challenges They Face” Interview with Al Jazeera Channel on Mr. Ahmed Abounahia (Managing Director of Averroes Business Advisory and Turjuman-Qatar Branch), Entrepreneurship and Organizational Development Adviser. Check out and watch his interview… Continue reading Interview with Al Jazeera Channel on “Entrepreneurship: What Entrepreneurs Need Today and What Challenges They Face”Read More..
Human resources, a key element in any institution, has a far more significant role to play today apart from training employees, conducting interviews, explaining benefits, and managing relationships. The role has progressed from a behind-the-scenes function to one that is actively involved in influencing an organization’s policies and goals. The COVID-19 pandemic hit all organizations… Continue reading The Role of HR Departments Post Covid-19Read More..
Averroes Advisory Participated the Consultative Academic Quality Assurance Process Session in College of the North Atlantic – Qatar January 26, 2017, Averroes Advisory was invited by College of the North Atlantic – Qatar for a Consultative Session to discuss the proposed Bachelor of Business Management (Marketing) degree program. A program through which students are provided… Continue reading Averroes Advisory Participated the Consultative Academic Quality Assurance Process Session in College of the North Atlantic – QatarRead More..
Averroes Business Advisory receives Award of Appreciation for Lead Management and Support to UCI RWI Doha 2016 Averroes Business Advisory and Services is proud and delighted to announce to have received a prestigious Award of Appreciation, from His Excellency, Sheikh Khalid bin Ali Al Thani, Chairman of the Local Organising Committee, which was received by… Continue reading Averroes Business Advisory receives Award of Appreciation for Lead Management and Support to UCI RWI Doha 2016Read More..
Project Management Workshop Held in Ashghal Project Manager plays a major role in every successful project as well as its failure. Qatar, as a developing country certainly needs competent project professionals who will manage numerous projects in various sectors and industries in which Averroes Business Advisory & Services fully understand this fact. Consequently, on October… Continue reading Project Management Workshop Held in AshghalRead More..
BQ Business Magazine Interview Averroes Executives Averroes Advisory as an international consulting firm is keen on contributing to the development of the consulting industry in the MENA region. Its business operations extend beyond the State of Qatar and have served international clients particularly in the MENA region hence Averroes Consultants possess wider insights on how the… Continue reading BQ Business Magazine Interview Averroes ExecutivesRead More..
Averroes chosen as Authorized Service Provider for Enterprise Qatar’s Jadwa Program Aside from its leading industry of natural oil and gas, Qatar is also focused on the other aspect of its strength particularly now that the demand for innovation and economic diversity is consistently growing over the last couple of decades. As a result, the… Continue reading Averroes chosen as Authorized Service Provider for Enterprise Qatar’s Jadwa ProgramRead More..
Project Monitoring & Evaluation Training: A Success Qatar’s Ministry of Labor & Social Affairs in partnership with Averroes Business Advisory & Services, organized a three-day training for 33 key people from 8 different government agencies titled, “Project Monitoring & Evaluation”. The said training was held on March 4-6, 2014 in W Hotel located at the… Continue reading Project Monitoring & Evaluation Training: A SuccessRead More..
Partnership Between Averroes Advisory and AAPM Finalized With the objective to further uplift the quality of service that we provide to our valuable clients, Averroes Advisory was able to forge a partnership with one of the internationally recognized project management certifying bodies, The American Academy of Project Management (AAPM). The tie up was formalized on… Continue reading Partnership Between Averroes Advisory and AAPM FinalizedRead More..
CIPM Training Organized by Averroes held in Doha An Elite group of participants from different industries in Doha completed the Certified International Project Management (CIPM) training program over the week held in Holiday Villa Hotel Executive Lounge. This program was spearheaded by the Training Institute of Averroes Business Advisory & Services in coordination with the… Continue reading CIPM Training Organized by Averroes held in DohaRead More..
ASTD 2013 International Conference in Dallas, USA Averroes Managing Director Mr. Ahmed Abounahia & Keynote Speaker Mr. Ken Blanchard ASTD (American Society for Training & Development) is the world’s largest association in the field of training and development profession. For over 70 years now ASTD is continuously breaking all barriers for success. Having proud and active members… Continue reading ASTD 2013 International Conference in Dallas, USARead More..
Multinational Businessmen Forum in Tunisia Averroes Advisory MD and CEO had attended a Multinational Businessmen forum in Tunisia from Dec. 7-9th, 2012. The conference had over 1,500 businessmen representing different organizations from different parts of the world. Several B2B meetings where conducted and Averroes Advisory had signed MOUs with different businesses aiming for strategic partnership… Continue reading Multinational Businessmen Forum in TunisiaRead More..
Averroes & Turjuman Strengthen Affiliations In a developing country like Qatar the flocking of different investors from around the world is a norm. Various local and international organizations are expected to establish their identity in the market and toughen their respective market shares. Having a strong business image is what every company aims for to… Continue reading Averroes & Turjuman Strengthen AffiliationsRead More..
Contraco Organizational Development Project On September 15th 2012, Averroes was awarded an organizational development project from Contraco Construction Company that focuses on organization evaluation studies and improvements, starting with identifying organization gaps and development of SWOT analysis, organization restructure, QHSE implementation, Business strategic plan, HR management system, Project Management and establishing continual improvement programs that… Continue reading Contraco Organizational Development ProjectRead More..
Averroes Advisory Inks Partnership with BSCIC Averroes Business Advisory & Services recently formed a new business partnership with BSCIC Certifications Pvt. Ltd. An International company based in Dubai that specializes in offering a wide spectrum of customer oriented certifications and training services. BSCIC headed by its Managing Director, Mr. Sanjay Seth, provides training and certifications… Continue reading Averroes Advisory Inks Partnership with BSCICRead More..
Second Wave of CIPM Training Averroes Advisory with its continuing vision to be a pillar of success for every organization was able to contribute again to enrich the knowledge of chosen project management professionals as evident by another Certified International Project Management (CIPM) training which was successfully held last February 16-19, 2014 at the Wyndham… Continue reading Second Wave of CIPM TrainingRead More..
The 2020 pandemic has been the worst crisis since World War II in 1939. Despite these challenging times, most businesses said they will in some ways emerge stronger from the crisis as it has enlightened us to the gaps and weaknesses in our businesses, and therefore help eliminate errors and improve them and areas of… Continue reading Lessons Learned from COVID – 19 CrisisRead More..
Sustainability is a topic of growing importance today in all walks of life, including organizational life. Businesses and managers are increasingly considering ways to change their identity and incorporate a balance among the sustainability pillars – economic, ecological, and social into their business models. Researchers have confirmed that sustainability and environmentally responsible strategies are crucial… Continue reading Sustainability in OrganizationsRead More..
Traditionally, management relied on efficiency and meeting budget and time deadlines, however the market is becoming increasingly more saturated with intense competition and new innovations. A vital role in the success of any business lies in the hands of its leader, and their strategy. Strategic leadership has become increasingly popular among all sectors as research… Continue reading Strategic leadershipRead More..