The Quality Management Division (QMD) is dedicated to advancing quality management concepts and principles through our myASQ website and our quarterly peer-reviewed journal The Quality Management Forum


  • Winner of the Monthly QMD VOC Survey Contest Announced
    Congratulations to Bret Bradford! Bret was the latest winner in our QMD VOC Survey contest. Bret was chosen randomly from the September responses and was awarded a $25 Amazon gift card. We thank every respondent whom has taken the time to help better understa nd your needs. If you have not yet taken the survey, there is still time to let your voice be heard ... more
  • Latest Student Publications
    Congratulations to our student members and authors on their recent publications.  The articles are attached; here is a brief description of each: Applying Quality Tools Toward Communication by Robert Miner In this article the author describes an interactive  workshop in which multigenerational barriers to communication were addressed ... more
  • Webinar Files: Facilitation Skills
    Thank you to the Statistics Division and to our esteemed member and presenter, Grace Duffy, for a very successful webinar on October 4th. In her webinar, Ms. Duffy addressed the the topic of facilitation and how to leverage soft skills to gain traction within teams.  If you missed the webinar, you can view an mp4 of the event here: ... more

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  • The Roger Berger Award The Roger Berger Award is given in recognition of those demonstrating spirit and commitment by implementation significant projects of benefit to the Division. Mr. Berger has been a tireless QMD proponent without whom our division ...

    Date Created: 09/20/2019 11:17 AM
  • The Partners in Quality Award The Partners in Quality award is the Quality Management Division's highest organizational honor.  The award is given in recognition of long-term support by an organization and individuals of that organization resulting in ...

    Date Created: 09/20/2019 11:13 AM
  • Howard Jones Award The first Administrative Applications Division chairman was Howard L Jones of Illinois Bell.  The Quality Management Division's Howard Jones Award was later established in his honor. This is an ASQ recognized award.  After the ...

    Date Created: 09/20/2019 10:58 AM
  • Past Chairs of the Quality Management Division  
    Year Name  
    1954 Dale Lobsinger  
    Chairs of the Administrative Applications Division
    1955-7 Howard L Jones  
    1958 P A Robert  
    1959 Carl Noble  
    1960 Harry G Romig  
    1961 E T ...

    Date Created: 09/16/2019 09:09 PM

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