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The buck—and the training responsibility—stops at the top

User Community

Quality quiz

Data in everyday life

Quality transformation

Bytes and pieces

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Welcome to Quality eLine, a monthly summary of blog posts from PQ Systems, developers of software solutions and training services that help customers demonstrate proof of their quality performance.

The PQ Systems blog is your hub for industry quality news, case studies, information about product enhancements, and tips to enhance your software use. Have your say and exchange ideas in this interactive format.

The buck—and the training responsibility—stops at the top

Who trains the managers? Focus only on worker training isn't enough to bring about improvement throughout an organization.
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User Community

Visit the new PQ User Community, an online meeting place to connect with industry peers, access support resources, and learn tips for improvement.

Best practices for gage R&R...
"What process does everyone use as best practice for gage R & R - number of pieces, number of times, number of operators? We have a standard we have used for years but my current TS auditor is telling it me it should be done differently. Just wondering what everyone else does?"
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Quality quiz:
And last month's winners!

Winners of last month’s quiz and a copy of Practical Tools for Continuous Improvement: Volume 1 are George Lukaschunis (Bluewater Thermal Solutions of Saint Marys, PA); Kim Riehman (KLR Group, Inc. of Schaumburg, IL); and Larry Litke (Grand River Rubber & Plastics of Ashtabula, OH). For this month’s quiz, and a chance to win a copy of Practical Tools for Continuous Improvement: Volume 1, submit your response by October 31.
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Data in everyday life:
For the love of candy and costumes

As Americans, we love a good scare. We love dressing our children up as their favorite super heroes, villains, and princesses and parading them around the neighborhood during trick-or-treat. We've developed quite a figurative sweet-tooth for everything that has to do with Halloween. The corn mazes, haunted houses, elaborate decorations and undeniable joy we get from torturing our dogs and cats with their own costumes add to the magic of 21st century Halloween celebrations... but at what cost?
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David SchwinnQuality transformation:
Our children

Viewing the world through a quality transformation lens offers a new challenge for leadership, David Schwinn believes.
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