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Cognitive Health – Impact on Ability & Performance in the Workplace!

Posted: June 21, 2016 at 12:53 am   /   Blog, Process Improvements

Cognitive Health – Impact on Ability & Performance in the Workplace! esearchers at Florida State University found an important link between cognitive health and the work environment, which may contribute to our understanding of the cost of quality. For example,  a clean and stimulating environment leads to better performance over time whereas a  dirty, dull […]

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Lean Transformation – Takes Time and Passion

Posted: June 15, 2016 at 12:22 am   /   Blog, Lean

G U E S T  A R T I C L E Lean Transformation – Takes Time and Passion! spend much of my time talking with management in various environments who want to transform their existing organization using Lean. One of the discussion points early on is how to start and the time commitment for them and their staff. […]

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The Art of Mission Possible

Posted: June 13, 2016 at 8:46 pm   /   Blog

The Art of Mission Possible – Establishing a Customer Focused Organization at the Highest Level! ission of an organization defines the purpose of a business and its existence – why the organization is there and what distinguishes it from its competitors and other organizations. This is how an organization crafts its primary objectives for motivating […]

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A Message From Community Development – Part 2

Posted: June 4, 2016 at 6:27 pm   /   Blog

Section leaders, Earlier this month, we communicated the announcement that ASQ will be moving to computer based test (CBT) delivery for certification exams. This change affects the October exam administration. Exam applicants who have rescheduled or registered for the October exam have been contacted regarding this change. You will see additional information in coming weeks […]

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Ruth Stanley’s Blog

Posted: May 15, 2016 at 2:29 am   /   Blog

Ruth Stanley, Vice Chair, ASQ Ottawa Section and enthusiastic participant is very pleased to represent the Ottawa Chapter and to share her experience in a daily blog. Read her blog posts here! For the Next Post – Stay tuned! Blog Post no. 6 Brian R Little, author of “Me, Myself and Us: The SCience of […]

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ASQ’s 2016 World Conference on Quality and Improvement

Posted: May 13, 2016 at 11:59 pm   /   Blog, News

ember Leader Training and the World Conference on Quality takes place this year in Milwaukee from Saturday May 14 to Wednesday May 18. The Conference typically hosts around 3,000 people passionate about quality. Ruth Stanley (Vice Chair) is  very pleased to represent the Ottawa ASQ  and to share her experiences in a daily blog. Already […]

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A Message From Community Development – Part 1

Posted: May 10, 2016 at 7:29 pm   /   Blog

Section leaders, This message was distributed earlier today to all certification proctors and country counselors. A similar message was distributed earlier today to all certification proctors and country counselors. Based on extensive market analysis and feedback from our loyal members, ASQ is moving the administration of all certification exams from paper and pencil to computer based […]

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Self Mastery and Great Leadership

Posted: May 9, 2016 at 6:12 pm   /   Blog, Leadership

G U E S T  A R T I C L E Self Mastery and Great Leadership lightening speed of change, high expectations, changing priorities, and doing more with less in today’s organizations requires super human capabilities. If that is not complex enough, leaders have to manage a diversity of people and their expectations – let alone the […]

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Benefits of Membership in the ASQ

Posted: May 8, 2016 at 11:33 pm   /   Blog, Infograph
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