June 2004  
Vol. 6, No. 6

GAGEpack EZ 6.0 release offers bar code support and more
GAGEpack EZ 6.0, with bar code support and enhanced reporting functions, offers expanded capabilities for meeting customers’ gage management requirements. Learn more at

Quality Quiz: Another quiz from Professor Cleary and last month's winners!
Winners of last month's quiz (and a copy of Quality Gamebox) are Steve Bogar (Lehigh Valley Hospital); Dan Frederick (Andersen Corp.); Doug Frederick (Stundy Corp); Pamela Hampston (Advocare of Tennessee); and Cynthia Starrett (Globe Products). Congratulations! For June's quiz question, and a chance to win a copy of this fun, interactive teaching tool, go to

Data in everyday life: Average cost of weddings is now more than $20,000.
Where does the money go? See this chart from DATAjogger, based on data from sellmoreweddings.com, and decide whether you want to skip the reception entirely. chartsyoucanuse.htm

Six Sigma and More: Crucial conversations and gut reactions
This month, David Schwinn sees business as an agent of world benefit, based on the work of David Cooperrider. Go to

Bytes and pieces: Information you can use:

Current versions of software: To determine the most recent version of PQ Systems’ primary software products, check Help/PQ on the web/check for updates on your program (for SQCpack, GAGEpack, and CHARTrunner). To review current maintenance downloads and version numbers for all PQ Systems software, go to: http://www.pqsystems.com/support/SoftwareUpdates.php

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