December 30, 2020
Operational Excellence Leadership Consulting

Do Lean and ISO 9001 Go Together?

The term Lean and ISO 9001 are not generally used together, but why not? A quality manual doesn't have to be complicated. Here is how to simplify it.
December 27, 2020
Compliance Easier

Make Compliance Easier

Sell yourself first, then sell everyone else on the importance and value of compliance. Make them want it!
December 13, 2020
Ethical Compliance

How to Build a Business Ethics Program

Recent corporate financial scandals have highlighted the importance of business ethics and compliance. Do you know how to build a business ethics program?
December 9, 2020
Job Descriptions Reasonable Accommodation

Write Job Descriptions with Reasonable Accommodation

Writing Job Descriptions That Provide Reasonable Accommodation Start with an analysis of the job that determines the essential functions. Identify how a disability may affect the essential functions of the job. Identify possible accommodations needed to overcome any limitations. Determine the effectiveness and feasibility of the proposed accommodation. Select the appropriate accommodation that satisfies the employee’s preference.
August 29, 2020

What are SOX Accounting Policies and Procedures?

SOX policies and procedures build consistency, communicate SOX internal controls, and provide a baseline for SOX improvement.
July 12, 2020
Employment Law

What Is Employment Law Compliance?

Complying with labor laws and employment-related issues is a dynamic and multifaceted management task.
October 14, 2019
Enforce Policy

How Policies Become Unenforceable

Everyone has to deal sooner or later with policies that are so poorly written, they're without meaning and validity; in short, they're unenforceable.
June 21, 2019
Risk Assessment

How to Use a Risk Assessment Matrix for Project Management

96% of startups fail before they get to the ten-year mark, according to Inc.com. In most cases, their failure trickles down to one vital question; what could go wrong? Those who look for answers to this question early enough manage to protect their business from common risks and create the best atmosphere for its growth.
March 30, 2019
cost of compliance

How Do Procedures Reduce Compliance Costs?

Trying to comply with customer expectations, management objectives, government regulations, and/or industry standards can be expensive.