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"The quality of your work, in the long run, is the deciding factor on how much your services are valued by the world." - Orison Swett Marden more
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Project management is defined as a collection of proven techniques for proposing, planning, implementing, managing, and evaluating projects, combined with the art of managing people. It is the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to a broad range of activities to meet the specified requirements of a particular project. While ... more
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Eileen Serrano
Quality Management Division is giving you the opportunity to share your knowledge and expertise! Become a ...
Eileen Serrano Aug '19
Dear Sir or Madam,
I would like to speak on leadership please. Could you send me the proposal format please? I ...
Enefola Obida, Please email me with your address so we can discuss the format of the webinars further. The attached ...
Hi Doug,

Hope all is well with you.  I have something I did for the Milwaukee section regarding Force Field Analysis ...
Jeff,
If you wish, fill out our form and we will put you on our webinar list. You can send me an email if this does not ...
Luigi Sille
In his book: Quality without Tears (Philip B. Crosby),  Crosby was talking about: Managers getting employees ...
Luigi Sille Jul '20
Kelly Gau Kelly Gau Jul '20
Luigi, 

This is a great topic to ponder! It is one I have spent time thinking about, having worked in companies that ...
Trust and transparency are very important in order to establish and maintain an engaged and motivated workforce.

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Daniel Zrymiak:
Trust and transparency are very important in order to establish and maintain an engaged and ...
Hi Janet Lentz ‍ 

This was a good topic raised by Luigi Sille ‍ 

In Canada, there is a prominent public ...
Daniel Zrymiak ‍ :

The funny thing is that everybody, including managers, owners of companies, etc, know why ...
It may seem insignificant, but the first step in motivating people is being motivate as a leader. Because leaders ...
Understanding what can cause employees to become demotivated and what can be done to help motivate them is not a ...
Thanks for sharing James - some really good information to consider and share.  
 
Hi James, Many thanks for sharing. I think very useful and helpful for people to understand why the motivation is ...
I like the 5 categories. One way my son put it most simply was there there are three areas that need to be satisfied to a ...
Douglas Wood
The current CMQ/OE body of knowledge has been out now since 2018, and the next edition of the CMQ/OE handbook is at ...
Douglas Wood Jan '21
We have strategy but I think something that is missing is tactical quality management with practical ...
Greetings,

Though a recent acquisition I became aware of the Shingo model.  Was surprised the current BoK only has ...
This is here but needs to be updated to reflect today's reality: III.B.4 on communication and technology. Teams ...
Jerry Rice Jerry Rice Jan '21
As technology changes accelerate, many Quality/ Organizational Excellence professionals are becoming data ...
    Douglas, 

    I couple of months ago we discuss here in this forum about topics related to the implementation of ...
    Douglas, I think thats a great idea.  I wonder if this can be done programmatically, like comparing two PDF docs to ...
    David,
    This is good. To come up with a list of possible tactics would probably start with a list of common dilemmas. ...
    Danny,
    What was your acquisition? How did you learn about the Shingo model? Was it a book? 
    And, Would you consider ...
    Aimee and Jerry,
    This past year has moved us collectively about a decade forward in applied tech. This sounds like a ...
    Luis,
    Thank your for the link to the Small business discussion thread. While we resist making separate BoKs by ...
    Daniel Zrymiak
    I am sharing an update from ASQ on LinkedIn, advising those with a CMQ/OE of an opportunity to review e-Learning for ...
    Daniel Zrymiak Jun '21

    Dear Sir,

    Well noted ; I trained in CMQ/OE and waiting for online approved Kuwait exam center hold due to covid-19. ...

    Michael Hirt
    Congratulations QMD on receiving the Silver Award for 2021. This is a measure of Division Management ...
    Michael Hirt May '22
    Luigi Sille
    Leading a TEAM consisting of different CULTURES.mp4
    Luigi Sille Sep '22
    Norm Howe Norm Howe Sep '22

    @Luigi Sille Here's a great addition to this topic from ASQ's podcast “The Fearless Workplace”: differences in ...

    Jerry Rice
    Click the link below to see the final draft of the Statement on Management Accounting that was issued to the ...
    Jerry Rice Jun '18
    This is outstanding.  Thank you for posting and sharing this excellent content.
    Jairo Guzman Silva
    382/5000 Good afternoon. As an ASQ member I wish to consult the State of the Art of the Athlete Preparation process, ...
    Jairo Guzman Silva ‍ the Quality in Athletics Interest group is no longer active, but you can find the work that they ...
    William Hackett
    As an auditor for two certified bodies, I have seen that even the most well planned and well-thought-out ...
    William Hackett Oct '20
    Very nice summary of common management review problems. Our agenda template is lifted from the standard itself. ...
    Thank you for sharing your insight and presenting it in a wonderful summary that I can take and use in my work.
    Have a ...
    Very good content and summary.

    It will be interesting to track the impact of this years virtual audits on each one of ...
    Thanks William - Good article . Well done.

    One common issue is that the  middle management does not often highlight ...
    Your summary of management review risks provides good guidance for someone developing and maintaining a ...
    Hello William,
    Good Morning.
    Very important aspect, rather heart of QMS.
    Here are my two cents.
    I am a Lead Auditor ...
    My 0.02$ ...
    I have found that the Management Review becomes ineffective when it is treated as an " activity " and not ...

    @William Hackett

    Great content

    @William Hackett Great summary, just completed our annual management review meeting a few days ago and this is so ...

    I wrote my thoughts on management review here: Management Review – a Structured Analysis of Reality – ...

    Susan Gorveatte
    Hi Folks, with an upcoming third-party audit, I thought I add a bit of fun into the QMS. I was thinking about sending ...
    Susan Gorveatte Mar '21
    Thats a good idea. I've been having HR include our Quality and Enviromental statements in our monthly news letter. ...
    I think this is a wonderful idea. I do something similar for safety but haven’t for ISO. To help with quality policy ...
    Thanks, I like the magnet idea, the ISO bling is always a good idea.
    Faith Allem ‍ I'm thinking you can take the safety thing and do something similar with quality. I am addicted to ...

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