Monthly Archives: November 2012

Tata Talks Quality and Excellence

Hello, readers. This is Laurel Nelson-Rowe, managing director at ASQ. Last month, I had the privilege of speaking with Prasad Menon and Sunil Sinha of the Tata Quality Management Services (TQMS). Tata is a longtime ASQ Enterprise Quality Roundtable member, … Continue reading

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World Quality Month: Accelerating Quality

We observe November as World Quality Month, and I invite you to view www.worldqualitymonth.org and learn about the events and activities of quality organizations around the world.  Although World Quality Month began in 2010, quality-themed celebrations have a longer history. For example, … Continue reading

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October Roundup–Taking Quality Beyond the Silo

Can quality go beyond its traditional function? Should it? ASQ’s Influential Voices bloggers generally answered “yes” to these questions, posed to the group in October. Yes—and yet there are many challenges to moving quality beyond organizational silos, as most noted. … Continue reading

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