This one QA secret can change your life

What price would you put on time? Can its worth even be quantified? Sure, there’s the time of external advisors you’ve brought in to offer advice and consultation. A by-the-hour cost to the company is certainly relatable to time, but surprisingly many organizations fail to see time itself as a commodity, or with a significance just as vital as any other product or service.

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How to create adequate visibility in your QA Reporting

Quality assurance relies on people, but we in turn depend on it. QA dedicated personnel, and management alike, need to be able to access adequate data, to enable sound business decisions to be made.

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What an Audit will tell you about your business

Who do these people think they are, with their expensive suits and cheap shoes, eyeballing your business and its inner most sanctity? It’s true. Auditors do tend to make people tense and resentful, mainly due to the inconvenience, but also due to fear associated with the unknown.

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How to take your Incident Management System from paper to online

With the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics making us aware just how many workplace accidents are happening out there, every organization needs to have solid, commonsense procedures, combined with modern accessibility systems to manage incidents correctly. Not only are paper based management systems cumbersome and a truly outdated way of record keeping, they cost more in dollar terms than you may want to know.

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How a Skills Matrix can help you identify training needs

The simplicity of some things is a beautiful thing. Training needs for your business doesn’t always spring to mind when thinking of simple or beautiful for that matter, but the truth is they can be both. Recognizing this can free you up to focus on your other business goals.

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7 Reasons you need to move away from a manual Quality System

If you’re guilty of still using an abacus to count your workplace incidents or customer complaints, then we probably need to have a talk. Ok, that comparison could be a bit extreme, but there are some who insist on brain-draining, time-eating, manual systems for quality controls.

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