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 Not only are paper based management systems cumbersome and a truly outdated way of record keeping, they cost more in dollar terms than you may want to know.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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Why the worst Project Managers sleep at night

Pretty unfair isn’t it? You work tirelessly to get things right, only to be faced with a co-worker that really doesn’t seem to be all that interested. And no, this is not just your imagination, this is happening all over. Personality differences aside, however valid a point, there are some who will not see the benefits of putting in the whole nine yards, for the betterment of everyone.

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Competitive advantage through training – Fact or Fiction?

Has your organization seen the direct correlation between the training of employees and profitability? If you know, but aren’t sure why, or what to do about it, then pull up a chair. Overlooking this potential revenue buster can be detrimental to your business health.

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