Leading the Way

Abstract:The 2015 revision of ISO 9001 prioritizes quality in management systems without specifying how quality is realized, whether as monetary gain, asset retention or nonmonetary achievement. It stresses the important role of management providing a clear purpose and foundation for strategic direction. The update shifts focus from a management system that satisfies a standard to a management approach that centers on business and nurtures its growth. Organizations may vary in the degree to which they attain the value they seek, but understanding and accounting for the role of leadership in working toward goals within the organization's defined context is key. Management must develop and implement a structured and systematic approach to identifying the organization's goals, establishing objectives framed by context and goals and adopting a strategic direction necessary to fulfilling those …

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Very well written & meaningful
--SANTOSH MISHRA, 10-08-2016

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