This website covers topics on knowledge management, personal effectiveness, theory of constraints, amongst other topics. Opinions expressed here are strictly those of the owner, Jack Vinson, and those of the commenters.

Europe, Asia and India 2006 MAKE awards

Teleos has released three more of their Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) awards for 2006 in their Latest MAKE Summaries.

Europe winners (alphabetical order, bold are joint winners)

  • BMW (Germany) - Motor vehicles
  • BP (UK) - Oil & gas
  • British Broadcasting Corporation (UK) - Media
  • Novo Nordisk (Denmark) - Pharmaceuticals
  • Repsol YPF (Spain) - Oil & Gas
  • Schlumberger (France) - Oil & gas equipment and services
  • Siemens (Germany) - Electronics & electrical equipment
  • Telefonica (Spain) - Telecommunications
  • UBS (Switzerland) - Financial services
  • Unilever (Netherlands/UK) - Household and personal products

Asia winners (alphabetical order, winner in bold)

  • BHP Billiton (Australia) - Mining & mineral resources
  • Canon (Japan) - Computers & office equipment
  • Honda Motor (Japan) - Motor vehicles
  • Infosys Technologies (India) - Information technology services
  • LG Electronics (S. Korea) - Electronics and electrical equipment
  • Nissan Motor (Japan) - Motor vehicles
  • POSCO (S. Korea) - Metal fabrication
  • Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (S. Korea) - Research
  • Samsung SDS (S. Korea) - Information technology services
  • Satyam Computer Services (India) - Information technology services
  • Sony (Japan) - Electronics and electrical equipment
  • Tata Consultancy Services (India) - Information technology services
  • Tata Steel (India) - Metal fabrication
  • Toyota (Japan) - Motor vehicles
  • Unilever Indonesia (Indonesia) - Household and personal products
  • Wipro Technologies (India) - Information technology services

India winners (alphabetical order, winner in bold)

  • Bharti Airtel - Telecommunications
  • Eureka Forbes - Consumer products
  • Infosys Technologies - IT solutions
  • MindTree Consulting  IT consulting & solutions
  • Tata Consultancy Services - IT solutions
  • Tata Steel - Metal fabrication
  • Wipro Technologies - IT solutions

Multi-tasking and Covey

The impact of lost knowledge