Category Archives: Social Responsibility

Futures Study Roundup

If you’re looking to start a lively debate, try to predict the future. I was delighted by the passionate responses by ASQ’s Influential Voices bloggers to the May topic—a preview of ASQ’s 2011 Futures Study. It’s important to note that … Continue reading

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ASQ's 2011 Futures Study

This month, I’d like to share with you a brief video blog about ASQ’s 2011 Futures Study. For new readers, here’s a bit of background. In an effort to anticipate the future of quality, ASQ conducts a Futures Study every … Continue reading

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Social Responsibility Roundup

I was heartened to see the Influential Voices draw on diverse personal and professional experiences for the February topic—how can the quality community measure return on investment in social responsibility to assess business value?    These are some of the common … Continue reading

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Social Responsibility and Quality

Social responsibility and quality seem to be very close cousins. It’s hard to imagine any outcome of improved quality that is not socially responsible. Moreover, social responsibility is an ideology, but, as such, requires the methodology, concepts, techniques, and tools … Continue reading

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ASQ/IBM Connect on Social Responsibility

I’ve gauged a lot of interest on the topic of Social Responsibility (SR) within the quality community. As part of ASQ’s commitment to  support organizations in their efforts to become more socially responsible, ASQ and IBM have partnered to conduct … Continue reading

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