Author Archives: ASQ Communications

Guest Post: Quality Management, Continuous Improvement, and Their Relation to the Golden Circle

Quality Management, Continuous Improvement, and Their Relation to the Golden Circle Chris Moustakas President, Chief Executive Officer. Chris entered the enterprise software industry right after graduation. He helped design and build mission-critical applications in industries as varied as Insurance, Banking, … Continue reading

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December Roundtable: What is the best way to ensure quality and customer integration grow together?

Every month, ASQ selects a quality-themed topic or question for Influential Voices bloggers to discuss as part of a round table. The December topic is: What is the best way to ensure quality and customer integration grow together? Prem Ranganath … Continue reading

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Quality Poetry

World Quality month is a time to celebrate quality professionals and the quality industry. This year, we have made an effort to showcase content and individuals that celebrate quality in an unexpected way. With that in mind, ASQ would like … Continue reading

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Interview With The Creator of Mr. Pareto Head

ASQ sat down with Mike Crossen, the creator of the Mr. Pareto Head comic strip to hear how he finds humor in quality and how Mr. Pareto Head came to be. Q: What’s your background in quality? A: I am … Continue reading

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October Roundtable

Every month, ASQ selects a quality-themed topic or question for Influential Voices bloggers to discuss as part of a round table. The October  topic is: How can employers leverage quality to invite innovation? Some companies choose to use monetary rewards to … Continue reading

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August Roundtable: Integrating Technical Quality and Human Management Systems

Every month, ASQ selects a quality-themed topic or question for Influential Voices bloggers to discuss as part of a round table. This month ASQ has asked the Influential Voices on quality management to look at the question of integrating technical quality … Continue reading

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Author Interview: The ISO 9001:2015 Implementation Handbook

Milt Dentch, author of The ISO 9001:2015 Implementation Handbook, clarifies some changes from the 2008 revision, explains his take on risk-based thinking, and shares what he envisions future revisions of the standard to include. What is your experience with ISO … Continue reading

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Referral Olympics For ASQ Members

The Referral Olympics offers ASQ members worldwide the chance to earn rewards for something they are probably already doing—informing friends and colleagues about the benefits of an ASQ membership. By participating you’ll earn a chance to win a $10 Starbucks … Continue reading

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Author Interview: Making Change in Complex Organizations

George Strodtbeck, author of the book Making Change in Complex Organizations, is currently a Vice President with the consulting firm SBTI, where he is responsible for strategic account management and providing expert change management advice.  Below he shares his thoughts on … Continue reading

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Pursuing and Preparing for an ASQ Certification

We posed the questions below to the quality community, and seasoned professionals replied with some insights into why they pursued an ASQ certification and provided helpful advice on exam preparation. For more information on ASQ Certification, visit asq.org/cert. How did … Continue reading

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