Publication: Quality Digest

First reported 58 mins ago - Updated 58 mins ago - 1 reports

A Systematic Approach to Exploring Robust Design Concepts

Freudenberg puts FEA seal of approval on turbine gasketsW ayward and capricious, the wind has long been used as a metaphor for constant change. Wind turbine engineers deal with that changeability every day, along with a host of other challenging fact ... [Published Quality Digest - 58 mins ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

The Dangerous Lite Side of Mindfulness and Lean

|  04/16/2014 Mindfulness, as with lean, is a continuous journeyAbout The Author Kevin MeyerKevin Meyer has more than 25 years of executive leadership experience, primarily in the medical device industry, and has been active in lean manufacturing ... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

How to Convince Your Boss to Try New Things

Six tips to make your idea within reach and open to collaborationS tatus quo is a powerful beast. No matter the organization, once people are in powerful roles they tend to want to change as little as possible out of fear of losing that power. Despite ... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

PDSA… or Rock of Sisyphus?

PDSA is a messy, ugly, nonlinear process... that you absolutely needC ritical thinking does not necessarily result from using a practitioner’s toolbox framed within a formal improvement structure such as Six Sigma, lean, lean Six Sigma, or the Toyota ... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

GAGEpack 11 Release Simplifies Gauge Database Management

|  04/16/2014 Enhances accuracy in gauge management and measurement systems analysisAbout The Author PQ SystemsFor 30 years PQ Systems has provided the simplest solutions to apply practical statistics to improve quality. Its quality improvement software, ... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Just in Time Supports Inherently Safer Technology

|  04/15/2014 In situ generation of hazardous chemicals is safer and leaner than storageAbout The Author William A. LevinsonWilliam A. Levinson, P.E., is the principal of Levinson Productivity Systems P.C. He is an ASQ Fellow, a certified quality ... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Leggo My Ego

Good-to-great leaders are more like Lincoln and Socrates than Patton or CaesarY ears ago, there was a memorable TV commercial of a toaster waffle that had this very memorable tag line: “Leggo my Eggo.” Today, this product still exists, as does the tag ... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Making Money

M y wife, Carole, and I decided to get out of town to get warm during my recent spring break. While at our destination, Carole decided to look on the Internet for a restaurant that was new to us, had a great view, and a great reputation for food and service. ... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Taking the Heat Off the Bottom Line

|  04/15/2014 When reducing energy costs, reach beyond the ‘low-hanging fruit’ with ISO 50001About The Author Patti ArmsPatti Arms has more than 25 years of consulting and auditing experience in the energy and environmental arenas throughout the ... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Celebrating the 2013 Baldrige Award Recipients

‘For those pondering whether to pursue the Baldrige process, I say boldly, why wouldn’t you?’O n April 6, 2014, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker presented two U.S. organizations with the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation’s highest ... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Seven Tips for Calibration Accreditation

|  04/14/2014 Before you start, be informed. Then be methodical.About The Author Dave K. BanerjeaDave K. Banerjea is president and CEO of CyberMetrics Corp. , developer and worldwide distributor of GAGEtrak calibration management, FaciliWorks CMMS ... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 12 2014]
Entities: Calibration, CMMS
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Attention Medical Device Manufacturers: RoHS Affects You

The good news is RoHS compliance is much easier nowE lectrically powered medical equipment will soon be subject to the Restriction of Hazardous Substances ( RoHS ) Directive 2011/65/EU.As of July 22, 2014, most powered equipment sold within the European ... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 12 2014]

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Third, you ask the question, "What must be in place within our organization to eliminate the work orders and still have the business under control?" This may require introducing more lean methods...

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A Systematic Approach to Exploring Robust Desig... [Published Quality Digest - 58 mins ago]
PDSA… or Rock of Sisyphus? [Published Quality Digest - Apr 15 2014]
How to Convince Your Boss to Try New Things [Published Quality Digest - Apr 15 2014]
The Dangerous Lite Side of Mindfulness and Lean [Published Quality Digest - Apr 15 2014]
GAGEpack 11 Release Simplifies Gauge Database M... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 15 2014]
Making Money [Published Quality Digest - Apr 14 2014]
Leggo My Ego [Published Quality Digest - Apr 14 2014]
Just in Time Supports Inherently Safer Technology [Published Quality Digest - Apr 14 2014]
Taking the Heat Off the Bottom Line [Published Quality Digest - Apr 14 2014]
Attention Medical Device Manufacturers: RoHS Af... [Published Quality Digest - Apr 12 2014]
Seven Tips for Calibration Accreditation [Published Quality Digest - Apr 12 2014]
Celebrating the 2013 Baldrige Award Recipients [Published Quality Digest - Apr 12 2014]
The Road to Lean [Published Quality Digest - Apr 11 2014]
How to Fix a Team [Published Quality Digest - Apr 10 2014]
Got Muda 無駄? [Published Quality Digest - Apr 10 2014]
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