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Energize Your QMS

by Hunt, Lorri

Changes to the ISO 9001:2008 amendment are high benefit and low impact. This position stated the following: "ISO 9001:2008 has been developed to introduce clarifications to the existing requirements of ISO 9001:2000 and changes that are intended to improv...


Standards Outlook: Prove It

by Guzik, John J.

How to demonstrate risk-based thinking for auditors....


Leveling Up

by Duffy, Grace L.

The capability maturity model describes five performance excellence echelons. Each level includes cultural expectations and supporting quality tools organizations should be using....


Innovation Imperative: Never Miss an Opportunity

by Merrill, Peter

Many organizations have approached ISO 9001:2015 implementation by mindlessly mitigating risk. Instead, they should go on the attack and think about opportunity first....


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