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Most Popular Knowledge Center Resources of 2014

Based on numbers of visits and downloads, the most popular resources offered by the Knowledge Center during 2014 included:     

Most Downloaded Articles of 2014

QP COVER SEPTEMBER 2014ASQ magazine and journal articles are also available online. Based on website usage statistics, the most popular article topics of the 2014 publication year included lean and Six Sigma case studies, the upcoming ISO 9001 revision, and healthcare.

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Thinking Quality Outside the Box

Sheronda Jeffries

ASQ member Sheronda Jeffries describes how she uses "outside of the box" thinking and communicating techniques.

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The Basics of Achieving Professional Certification

P1555-MThis book provides clear-cut guidance on how to select a certification that is right for you and how you can continue to build your credentials in support of personal and professional goals.

Statistics and Quality: Solving Problems Today and Tomorrow

The Chemical and Process Industries Division and the Statistics Division invite paper submissions for the 59th Annual Fall Technical Conference, to be held October 8-9, 2015, in Houston, Texas.

Download details (PDF) and see more calls for papers. 

What Is Documented Information?

J. P. RussellIn the December issue of The Audit Report, J. P. Russell discusses the meaning of "documented information," the new term for either a documented procedure or record that is used in the Draft International Standard (DIS) of the next revision of ISO 9001.

The Audit Report is a member-benefit publication of the Audit Division.

Validating Software Tools Used in Medical Device Product Development

SQP cover v17 i1Bonnie G. Mason's article in the December 2014 Software Quality Professional seeks to raise awareness of FDA requirements for validating software tools used to develop, verify, or validate medical device designs, and it discusses how to create a tools validation program to satisfy the regulations.

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