Quality Progress

May 2016 Issue

Cover Story

Trivia Time

Test your knowledge of all things ASQ in this 70-question quiz, part of ASQ’s 70th anniversary celebration in 2016.

by Mark Edmund, associate editor

Open Access



Risk Management

Running a Risk

The risk-based decision-making process can assist your organization in making better decisions and improving the way it prioritizes projects and allocates resources.

by James J. Rooney

Quality by Design

Adjust, Adapt and Advance

By adapting Juran’s quality by design for today’s business environment, your organization can manage and reduce risk more effectively.

by Ronald D. Snee


Beyond Tried and True

Incorporate risk-based thinking into supplier audit programs and processes to better manage organizational risk along a global supply chain.

by Lance B. Coleman Sr.

Quality and the FDA

ASQ TV: Voice of the Customer
How can pre-peeled oranges, Twitter and perfecting a cup of coffee help you better understand the voice of the customer (VOC)? Find out in ASQ TV’s latest episode, which explores VOC’s effect on quality.

New Voices of Quality
Submit your nomination for QP’s upcoming feature on those quality professionals who are 40 or younger and making a difference and deserve the quality community’s respect and attention.

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Celebrate ASQ’s 70th

To celebrate ASQ’s 70th anniversary, you’re invited to share your earliest or most memorable experience as a member of ASQ’s global quality community. Submit your story in 300 words or less. We’ll compile an online collection of anecdotes and photos that you’ll see throughout 2016 and beyond.

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May 16-18, 2016 | Milwaukee, WI
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