October 2014 Issue
Are you ready to climb to the next rung of the career ladder? Obtaining professional certifications is one way to start. Learn all you need to know about ASQ’s five most popular certifications and how they can help you reach the next level.
by Alfred Grigg, Michael Hirt, Scott A. Laman, Jerry Marmon and Mary McShane Vaughn
There’s no need to go it alone in your certification pursuit. Here’s one test-taker’s account of preparing for ASQ certification exams, including the different approaches he used to study and pass five exams.
Ten symptoms of an ineffective quality management system and advice for turning things around to make the structure and strategy work for your organization.
How one auto parts supplier in India applied Shainin techniques to pinpoint the cause of ongoing problems in its assembly operations, reduce rework and, ultimately, save money.
View an a ASQ TV episode that covers the value of achieving professional certifications, how they’re different from certificates and how to choose the right certification for you. Also, hear from ASQ certification-holders about how certifications have helped them in their careers, and learn some study strategies to help you prepare for an exam.
Have you run into a problem you can’t seem to solve? Look no further. QP’s experts will provide answers and insights to your toughest questions.
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National Quality Education Conference
November 16–17, 2014 | Milwaukee
2015 Lean and Six Sigma Conference
March 2–3, 2015 | Phoenix
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