August 4, 2021

How Much Time Do You Spend on Your ISO QMS Annually?

There is no simple answer to the question of the time commitment for an ISO Quality Management System (QMS). There are a number of variables to consider including the ISO standard you are registered to, the number of employees, the capability of your management team, the complexity of your business processes, and your knowledge of quality. The answers to such questions will determine the level of effort required to maintain an ISO system. How much time do you spend on your ISO QMS annually?
July 18, 2021
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What is Continual Improvement in ISO?

Implementing a ISO 9001 Quality Management System is more manageable when you break it down into phases. The second phase is putting continual improvement processes in place.
June 4, 2021

What are Common Grammar Mistakes?

You do not want to leave your audience confused when you’re writing critical pieces of information like business policies. Nonetheless, there are several grammar mistakes that people make when writing and you may also be at risk of making.  What are common grammar mistakes?
April 1, 2020

What Is the Difference Between Crisis and Risk Management?

Correcting a problem isn't as good as...taking steps to prevent its recurrence. But, making sure a problem doesn't recur isn't as good as preventing it from occurring.
September 4, 2018
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Correcting Nonconformances with Corrective Action

While having an established process is important, you should use situational information to deal with non-conformances and other problems on a case-by-case basis.
August 27, 2018
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Why Root Cause Analysis Is the Foundation of Corrective Action

In order to prevent problems from reoccurring, conducting root cause analysis is the key to a proper corrective action.