July 18, 2021
iso 9001 2015 corrective action process map

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.
May 20, 2021
Management Procedures not used

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?
May 2, 2021
Cost of Quality

What Is the Cost of Poor Quality?

Understanding your COQ or COPQ provides quality with the ability to explain quality to management using managementƒ's language of cost.
April 5, 2021
Continuity Plan

How Prepared is Your Business for an Unpredictable Future?

The business world has always faced an unpredictable future. Business have to be prepared for anything from sudden pandemics to the rise of ecommerce, new payment trends, or the growing service economy. How Prepared is Your Business for an Unpredictable Future? Here are a few areas of business preparedness to help you get started.
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.
August 20, 2018
Brainstorming Risks

What’s the Difference Between Corrective Action and Preventive Action?

Many people struggle with just what a preventive action looks like and how it differs from a corrective action.