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Michael Hirt
Congratulations QMD on receiving the Silver Award for 2021. This is a measure of Division Management ...
Melissa Minyon
All, do I need the AQL inspection standards as references when taking the CQE exam? The CQE handbook references ...
I would bring in something with abbreviated tables, such as The Certified Quality Process Handbook, or ...

I remember bringing a physical copy of each ANSI Acceptance Sampling standard with me to the exam (many, many years ...

I needed them for my exam but others did not. I would recommend including them in your reference materials
Shannon Gittermann
How can one volunteer to be on one of the committees?
Luigi Sille
Douglas Wood
Who knows about the ASQ-published ISO technical report on Cost of Quality? We at QMD have a team looking at possible ...
Douglas Wood Apr '22
Although I have no input to share, I am very curious to learn of organizations that are effectively applying this ...

Good morning Douglas, I purchased and am using TR2:2018 and will provide feedback.

Norm Howe
NSF International is presenting a free webinar “Poka Yoke Awareness” on March 30, 9am EDT. How can you improve ...
Norm Howe Mar '22

Sounds interesting so I signed up! Thanks for the heads up!

Erick Silva
Hi Everyone, Apologies, I have just posted a query in the QM Tools group and realised it might better suit posting it ...
Erick Silva Jan '22
Sherri Gallagher
When I audit the internal audit process, I see a number of issues that are technically findings. Yet, when I bring ...

Sounds as though using MDSAP would cure most of these issues, especially since most of these issues arise in ...

Thank you for this clarification. I think the confusion can be found in the lack of understanding with the term ...

Dear All,

Sometimes I think that language gets in our way of understanding. Yes the language of ISO does indeed have ...

Susan Gorveatte
As 2021 wraps up, I think we all could use a boost. Let's start a thread of some really great things you were able to ...
Susan Gorveatte Dec '21
Susan, great way to sum up our year in "quarantine." I, too, had a productive year. Not necessarily a revenue ...

Yes, you were definitely busy in 2021, as usual. I have a few Grace Duffy texts in my collection. It's been quite a ...

Lucy King Lucy King Dec '21

Susan, this is a lovely topic and thank you for posting it. In 2021, I accepted Chair responsibilities in our ASQ ...

Congratulations! Wishing you much success! At which retail outlets is the book sold?

Best regards for a Merry ...

Thanks for posting Susan. We had many challenges over the year, dealing with supply chain and vendor issues every ...

Lucy King Lucy King Dec '21

Hi Madeline,

Thanks for asking! Distilled Lean Six Sigma is available in Kindle, paperback, and hardcover at

Hello Lucy, Lucas, Madeline, Susan, Grace plus other esteemed contributors…

Good Day.

My 2 cents.
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Greetings,
You have an intimidating profile. I wish to learn more from you. Below is a brief introduction of ...

Congratulations on your MBA. I was fortunateenough to finish my MBA some years ago. Having the Masters allowedme ...

Happy Holidays & Every Day!

Yaaasssss… let's focus on the positive never-ending continuous improvement for ...

Guiomar Meaders
Hello everyone, I need to create a project plan to move everything in our current QMS to an e-QMS, Qt9. This is my ...
Guiomar Meaders Dec '21

Dear Guiomar Meaders

Let me know whether this excel spreadsheet template works for you.

Yours sincerely,

Ernest

Dear Guiomar Meaders ,

What I did was

  1. just convert everything to password protected Adobe Acrobat
  2. I don't think you ...

    Apologies, Didn't realize you were using a software which involves training everyone to use it and confirm ...

    I went through the process 3 times in 3 different companies. Its is not easy, and not a work for a someone who does not ...

    Thank you!

    Thank you!

    Hi

    I have done a draft project plan.

    May I propose a review and contributions on what this project may entail?

    Brief:

    ...