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Daniel Zrymiak
Five years ago, ASQ was in its 70th year and we had the WCQI in Milwaukee. At the time, networking ranged from formal ...
Hello, Peggy Milz ‍ , Douglas Wood ‍ , Stephanie Thompson ‍ . These are ideas that could be applied toward the ...
Dear Daniel,

This is a most interesting "thinking experiment!"

When I was consulting to Nokia Mobile Phones in the ...
Daniel,

Interesting topic and certainly a great challenge. Have you seen the Clubhouse social network? It is an ...
Adeel Syed
Can anyone advise, how much is the notice period an organization has to give to the existing certification body if ...
I believe it is more of contractual matter and a strategy decision for your company. Review the contract. It also ...
Mark Green
Does anyone have any insight they could share concerning their experience with Enterprise Quality Management ...
You may want to be a bit more specific in your request.
Unfortunately, I am not too familiar myself. In situations ...
Luis Iturriaga Morales
So I recently have been invited to give a talk in a quality related event. Over the past several years, as a quality ...
Hi Louis,

Thanks so much for bringing up the topic of observation. When I teach problem-solving, I spend time ...
    Norm Howe Norm Howe Feb '21
    All the topics you mention are important to a quality audit system. But I would say that the most important resource ...
    In a broad team event, we had the operator walk thru the specifics of what they did for each of the work instructions ...
    Great points Timothy. I definitively agree that we must teach observation and promote it. And seeing from ...
    I absolutely agree Norm. It is necessary to take the time. Your insight in talking with people is just spot on. What ...
    Nice example Philip, without observing with the operator this critical insight about what was missing in the work ...
    Dear Luis,
    This is an interesting question and one that I wish to address from a Japanese perspective. Japanese ...
    Thank you for this great information Greg! I look forward to the webinar invites!

    Thanks again!
    Manny
    Hi Luis, The most important way to get the workers to talk is to listen. Really listen. We've all talked to people who ...
    Dear Greg,

    Thank you so much for sharing your knowledge. I absolutely agree. I believe it is a good approach the one ...
    Shawn Varela
    “Veni, vidi, vici” this phrase, most famously uttered by Julius Caesar is used to symbolize a swift, conclusive ...
    Shawn Varela Feb '21
    There's a sort of reverse saying, "I hear and I forget, I see and I remember, I do and I understand." For people to ...
    " Cogito, vidi, audivi " is another way of saying confirmation bias. People have a preconceived viewpoint and then ...
    Daniel Zrymiak
    I am sharing a presentation I recently delivered at the ASQ Pacific Region conference on the topic of Stakeholder ...
    Daniel Zrymiak Nov '20
    Hello Daniel,

    Good Day.

    Stakeholder engagement is an excellent technique for strengthening process control.
    I ...
    Please refer to this updated version of the presentation. The last version had incorrect Speaker Notes on slide 2 ...
    Dear Daniel,
    Although I appreciate what Girish has commented, I don't think it is really on point with your ...
    Hello Gregory Watson ‍ ,

    The inspiration was from the works of Eduardo Briceño, who distinguishes between the “ ...
    Dear Daniel,
    Yesterday, I was discussing how AI-related technologies relate to the chain of customers. ...
    Norm Howe Norm Howe Jan '21
    You might be interested in the Center for Positive Organizations, which I discovered quite by accident where I ...
    Luigi Sille
    Operational improvement/ Continuous improvements during this Pandemic. One thing we can agree on is that the ...
    Luigi Sille Dec '20
    Grace Duffy
    Laser measurements, weight, temperature, speed, and all kinds of indicators help manufacturing reduce ...
    Grace Duffy Nov '20
    Dear Grace,
    As an engineer I recommend looking at the quality characteristics required in the physical ...
    Greg, very well said. I totally agree, using the design function to prevent rather than incur defects during ...
    Hello Grace and Greg,

    Happy Thanksgiving.

    I have spearheaded projects on Disamatic Lines for Grey Iron/ Nodular ...
    Dear Girish and Grace,
    Yes, your implementation is what Grace referred to as perhaps a level 3 application. ...
    What an excellent exchange of ideas. I am working with a colleague doing applied research in use of technology for ...
    Susan Gorveatte
    Earlier I asked a question whether people loved or hated the "new normal" of conducting remote audits. Now I want to ...
    Susan Gorveatte Oct '20
    This is a great question. What would be the scope of the audit?
    Hi Daniel, I guess I dont have a particular audit scope in mind, I am wondering if we can see a use for drones or other ...
    Hello Susan, Daniel
    Good Evening.

    In a recent surveillance remote audit, the host company used a 360⁰ revolving ...
    Girish, thanks for your reply. I think Drones are being used more and more. I like the idea of a revolving camera. ...
    Najlaa Ibrahim
    Dear All, Please note that I am working in Chamber of Commerce (300 employees), and now most of our processes ...
    Najlaa Ibrahim Oct '20
    Hello Najlaa,

    I think there is not a straight forward answer to this situation. One thing to consider is that 4.4. in ...
    Najlaa, hello! You might consider the necessary level of detail to satisfy the requirement and add value to your ...
    Dear Najlaa,
    Many organizations that are automating their "enterprise business system" create a similar ...
    Hello Najlaa,

    Congratulations on switching over to the automated Quality Portal.
    Keep it simple, by adopting the ...