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Matthew Miller
Good morning, I have been performing internal audits for our company for about 4 years now. Every time I think I know ...
Matthew Miller Dec '20
Oh well, I was hoping a membership with ASQ would help me as our auditor from SAI Global suggested, but I guess not.
Hi Matt, 
First, what did you answer when the auditor asked you why you hadn't audited sub-processes?  I thought ...
Duke Okes Duke Okes Jan '21
Use a risk-based approach to decide what sub-processes to audit and how frequently.

1. Sit down with the process ...
I'm four months in at my current co. And I'm trying to audit every process this year. I've got a list of about 60 of ...

Matthew, your pose a good question. I dislike the feedback from your auditor a lot. For several reasons. If we go to ...

Well articulated! Yes Risk based approach is the best way forward. We should not be doing internal audits for audit ...

You can’t audit your own work. You will have to train a second auditor for that.

Hi Matthew, it looks like you are getting some traction on your post (I'm thinking in December members were doing ...

Susan Gorveatte
Check this out! I am so excited to be speaking at the Audit Special Interest Group webinar next week. This virtual ...
Susan Gorveatte Oct '21
Jessica Leung
Fall is coming! I know you see it - the return of pumpkin everything in the stores and shops, the halloween ...
Jessica Leung Sep '21

Thank you for sharing such an important message about recertification.

Shaconii Abraham
I am looking for a consultant or company that can audit our QMS in Texas. I am looking for someone who is local to the ...
Betty Leonhard
I'm looking for a few real-world examples of how companies meet this 8.5.6 requirement. What changes would this ...
Betty Leonhard Apr '21
Hi Betty,
At my last job where I worked for a company that designed and built jet engine test systems, we would have 3 ...
That sounds great for 8.3.6 which is design changes.

I'm curious about 8.5.6 which is for production changes.
Good Afternoon Betty,

"The organization shall review and control changes for production or service provision, ...
    Betty,

    The way I approach Change control - be it process of document related, I established a Change Control Form ...

    Hello Betty,
    I'm one of the instructors for our ISO 9001:2015 Requirements from A to Z classes. We have an ...

    Susan Gorveatte
    Hi there, I am looking to see if anyone has any experience with Walmart compliance audits who wouldn't mind an ...
    Susan Gorveatte Sep '21
    Susan Gorveatte
    I'm interested in hearing everyone's favourite questions to ask while conducting an audit. When I audit Top ...
    Susan Gorveatte Sep '21

    It isn't necessarily asking a question, but during floor audits, I love asking someone to “show me” a task and to ...

    Also, when I am auditing top management I like to ask, "What are the lions, tigers, and bears that are impacting the ...

    Top management is just that. The top. They should have a rearview line of sight to their organization. First, I ...

    Susan Grunenwald
    Hoping someone could provide direction on how to find auditing information written in Spanish. Really just ...
    Santosh Mishra
    Hello Dear fellow auditors, I wanted to start a thread on the above topic. When would you decide as an auditor that ...
    Santosh Mishra Aug '21

    I would also add that the Audit adds value to the organization.

    Santosh Mishra
    Hello Dear Auditors, The figures from ISO.org indicate that the # of certifications are declining for the last ...
    Santosh Mishra Aug '21

    As auditors we should be adding value to the business, if not then we should look into accounting. I think ISO ...