Productivity Quotes

Success is the progressive realization of worthwhile, predetermined personal goals

Paul J. MeyerFounder of the Success Motivation Institute

Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work in hand. The Sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus

Alexander Graham Bell

Action is the foundational key to all success.

Pablo Picasso

Plans are nothing; planning is everything.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Our future growth relies on competitiveness and innovation, skills and productivity... and these in turn rely on the education of our people.

Julia Gillard

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The Jamaica Productivity Centre works intimately with local and international organizations to address challenges that hinder profitability and development.

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We benchmark international best practices and help you to integrate systems and technologies that are best suited for your business and the industry in which it falls.

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To enhance the productivity and competitiveness of the Jamaican economy and lead the process of transformation to a productivity-conscious culture by providing productivity policy advice, expertise and information to private and public sector organizations, through strategic partnerships, and a well-resourced, motivated and competent team.

The guiding principles that help to define the Jamaica Productivity Centre are:

  • Professionalism
  • Accountability

  • Continuous Improvement
  • Teamwork

As the National Productivity Organization, the JPC’s strategic objectives are to:

    • Improve National Productivity
    • Facilitate the implementation of best practise productivity driven policies
    • Achieve a National Productivity Culture
    • Facilitate the development of productivity driven organizations

Latest Publications

Productivity Pulse – July, 2017

Productivity PULSE_July_2017 MSME (micro, small and medium enterprise) development is a priority area on the current economic policy agenda; so much so that a MSME division has been established in the Ministry of Investment, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries. To assist with streamlining resources geared to making the sector more efficient, attention must be paid to the

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