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What are Common Training Mistakes to Avoid?

The quality of training both new and existing employees receive is key to staff retention. With 70% of high-retention-risk employees confessing to leaving their job in a bid to further their career, it’s essential that your company’s procedures are easy to understand and that your employee training is spot on. What are common training mistakes? Continue reading What are Common Training Mistakes to Avoid?

What Should Workers Check for Before Using Extension Cords?

Extension cords are invented as a temporary solution for transmitting power to electrical devices located away from the power outlet. Generally, everyone needs to be careful with wires, especially those with voltage. What should workers check for before using extension cords? Continue reading What Should Workers Check for Before Using Extension Cords?

How to Reduce Document Control Mistakes with Document Control Software

There are many document control mistakes your company can make if not using document control software, but first off what is document control? Document control is required in order for a Quality Management System to be compliant with ISO 9001. The same is true for other standards, guidelines, and regulations — the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) , the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), and many other laws and guidelines require that you have control over your documentation. Learn how to Reduce Document Control Mistakes with Document Control Software. Continue reading How to Reduce Document Control Mistakes with Document Control Software

What Are The Most Important Pitfalls to Avoid in a Business Startup?

Thanks to the internet, we have the opportunity to reach a vast amount of people. Due to the many options, creating a business is easier than ever before. However, growing a business startup to become self-sustainable is easier said than done. We are here to tell you what mistakes to avoid. What are the most important pitfalls to avoid in a business startup?
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How are Management Procedures Used?

Quality management procedures are critical to improvement. If you are a manager of a group of people then you basically have two ways of using procedures, either you are using them to drive consistency and improvement or you’re not. How are your management procedures used? Continue reading How are Management Procedures Used?

Do You Make These Quality Mistakes?

Quality management systems are commonly — and wrongly — viewed as a “necessary evil”. That is, your company’s top management feels a ISO QMS project won’t have an immediate and positive effect on the bottom line, but they’re going ahead with the project because “they’re making us do it!” This, along with many other Quality mistakes, are the reasons why such projects fail.

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What Financial Mistakes Put Business at Risk?

Mistakes are an inevitable part of running a business. It is a common practice that a business faces a drawback due to an unpredictable financial mistake. Some blame it on ignorance, some on lack of professional guidance, while others are simply trying to find someone to blame. What financial mistakes put business at risk? Continue reading What Financial Mistakes Put Business at Risk?