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ASQ: Handbook of Investigation and Effective CAPA Systems, Second Edition

José Rodríguez-Pérez Hardcover, 234 pages, Published 2016 Dimensions: 6 x 9 ISBN: 978-0-87389-926-0 Item Number: H1504 Member Price: $37.00 List Price: $61.00 Add To Cart Looking to purchase for a course or large group? Request Information Keywords CAPA quality system FDA medical devices Description Understanding and improving the CAPA system as a whole is the […]

Using Six Sigma in Your Personal Life – Quality for Life – ASQ

Cost of Quality: Prevention Costs In this episode of ASQTV, we explore prevention costs, including specifications and training. [more] Strategic Financial Metrics for Quality Loran Cox, Director, Global Business Solutions, One Tower, discusses the financial metrics involved in successful project planning. ISQ and QMS Colin Gray, President, Cavendish Scott Inc, discusses the similarities and differences […]

Benchmarking – ASQ™ TV

Today, we’ll learn the basics of benchmarking, review the recommended six phases of a successful benchmarking process, and finally, we’ll get reacquainted with one vital ingredient in benchmarking: metrics. Episode 18: Six Sigma Six Sigma is a well-known quality method. But like most quality techniques, its use changes and evolves as organizations do. In this […]

Ask the Experts: Standard vs. Specification and Guidance Documents

Q: What is the difference between a standard and a specification? A: There is no single or simple answer to your question. The answer depends upon the context of the question. Relative to the ANSI/ISO/ASQ Q9000 Series: Quality management standards, I direct you to ANSI/ISO/ASQ Q9000:2005 Quality management systems – Fundamentals and vocabulary. ISO 9000:2005 […]

Is the Workplace a Zombie Breeding Ground? – ASQ

In this Journal for Quality and Participation article (open access), learn how creating an environment that fosters the development of spiritual intelligence can be a key leadership strategy for encouraging individuals to not choose to become zombies. Click here to read the entire article: Knowledge Center.

Using Six Sigma in Your Personal Life – Quality for Life – ASQ

ISO and QMS Colin Gray, President, Cavendish Scott Inc, discusses the similarities and differences of ISO and QMS, and the impact they have on the strategic success of an organization. [more] Click here to read the entire article: Knowledge Center.

ASQ: Handbook of Investigation and Effective CAPA Systems, Second Edition

José Rodríguez-Pérez Hardcover, 234 pages, Published 2016 Dimensions: 6 x 9 ISBN: 978-0-87389-926-0 Item Number: H1504 Member Price: $37.00 List Price: $61.00 Add To Cart Looking to purchase for a course or large group? Request Information Keywords CAPA quality system FDA medical devices Description Understanding and improving the CAPA system as a whole is the […]

Is the Workplace a Zombie Breeding Ground? – ASQ

In this Journal for Quality and Participation article (open access), learn how creating an environment that fosters the development of spiritual intelligence can be a key leadership strategy for encouraging individuals to not choose to become zombies. Click here to read the entire article: Knowledge Center.

Benchmarking – ASQ™ TV

Today, we’ll learn the basics of benchmarking, review the recommended six phases of a successful benchmarking process, and finally, we’ll get reacquainted with one vital ingredient in benchmarking: metrics. Episode 18: Six Sigma Six Sigma is a well-known quality method. But like most quality techniques, its use changes and evolves… [more] The How and Why […]

Ask the Experts: Standard vs. Specification and Guidance Documents

Q: What is the difference between a standard and a specification? A: There is no single or simple answer to your question. The answer depends upon the context of the question. Relative to the ANSI/ISO/ASQ Q9000 Series: Quality management standards, I direct you to ANSI/ISO/ASQ Q9000:2005 Quality management systems – Fundamentals and vocabulary. ISO 9000:2005 […]