STATE OF NEBRASKA’S
MANUFACTURING EXPTENSION PARTENRSHIP
OPERATING PLAN – YEAR 10
The Nebraska Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NMEP) Operating Plan provides the goals and objective for the tenth year of operation for the Center. The Center’s Operating Plan and Year 10 activities will be guided by its strategic plan, vision statement, and the mission of the Nebraska Industrial Competitiveness Alliance (NICA).
The NMEP is a program operated by the Nebraska Industrial Competitiveness Alliance (NICA). Its mission statement reads as follows:
The Nebraska Manufacturing Extension Partnership coordinates technical
and business consulting services that will enhance the competitiveness and profitability of Nebraska’s manufacturing firms; particularly small-and
Our strategic plan outlines our basic mission as being: A customer driven consulting service designed to enhance the competitiveness and profitability of Nebraska’s businesses.
Our Year 10 strategic plan will guide the work of this Center for the next three years. The benchmarks for this plan are:
1.Increase our customer base by focusing on:
Increasing customer awareness within the state by the development of a formal marketing plan and “leave behind” cross-marketing materials.
Formation of a “PBA Team” to assist in the implementation of 360vu.
Entry into potential markets through the state’s business retention and expansion call program.
Improve our follow up and on-going client relationships.
2. Maintaining a high level of expertise by:
Developing a continuing education/training program for staff.
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