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Quality and the World of Agile and Lean Product Development - Part 2

In this second part of a two-part webcast series, Scrum Master Russell Pannone further dives into agile and lean product development (with scrum). Also, view Part One.

The Partnership News - Winter 2016

The Partnership News logoIn the latest The Partnership News, a newsletter from the ASQ Customer-Supplier Division, contributors challenge readers to examine their relationships with suppliers, their customers, and more.

New Heights

QP Feb 2016 coverFor many, a modified version of Six Sigma’s define, measure, analyze, improve and control (DMAIC) method can improve a companies’ translation processes. In this QP article (open access), read how applying Six Sigma can achieve accurate, effective translation.

Transformational Leadership

H1196-MOrganizations are being called to evolve to "Organizations of Meaning", where purpose informs all facets. Transformational Leadership: Creating Organizations of Meaning was written specifically to guide leaders, managers,and change agents through an organizational transformation delivering breakthrough results.

Standards Connection: Relating Evidence to Conclusions

A relational approach to auditing may be needed in ISO 9001:2015 audits. In this Standards Connection, experts Robert Freeman and Jennifer Drown explain auditors must be open to audit a process in relation to the inputs, outputs and other factors.

JQT Call for Papers

JQT v43 i2The Journal of Quality Technology has published its call for submissions for future special issues. Click here to review details of the call. Papers must be submitted by August 31, 2016.

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Socio-Technical Analysis as a Religion

This 1992 article from the Journal for Quality and Participation explores the beliefs and values of socio-technical systems (STS) and self-managing teams.

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