As digital transformation disrupts all areas of social and corporate life, it’s worth noting that certain organizations are managing the transition better than others. I take a closer look at the opportunities of digital technologies for organizations to innovate and operate business processes. I describe the skills, positions, and structures of business transformation functions that can help organizations to become a digitally operated enterprise, and derive three scenarios of the future of quality in such organizations.
Continue reading January Section Meeting – Smart Business Processes and the Future of Quality
The NY/NJ Metropolitan Section will be hosting it’s annual Holiday/Awards Dinner to recognize and thank those individuals who have worked so hard to plan and implement the Section’s events over the past year. This year’s event will be held from 6 PM to 9 PM at the Marriott in Jersey City.
Location: 540 Washington Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07310 (Map It)
Cost: $35 per ticket
Join us for our annual Spouse’s Night on Wednesday, February 15th, 2017.
We will begin our tour for Brewster Washer at 4 PM. Once tour is over we will be walking to next door to Cricket Hill Brewery. Visitors can use either of the Parking lots.
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Thank you to all that have served, or are still serving our great country!
Put down the pencil; ASQ certification exams are moving to computer-based testing. This will allow ASQ to increase the number available exam days from four per year to 102. It also will make it easier for members around the global to access the exam by adding 7,650 testing sites. Get all the details here!
Try a Demo Test
Want to know how easy and user-friendly the exams can be? Demo the process here, and learn all the cool features included with computer-based testing.
ISO 9001:2015 and Risk-Based Thinking
Changes introduced in the 2015 revision were made with the intention of ensuring that ISO 9001 continues to adapt to the changing environments in which organizations operate. One key update everyone is talking about is the emphasis on risk-based thinking.
In this gift ASQ shares lots of resources that will help you better understand and apply risk-based thinking through your ISO 9001:2015 transition and after to the benefit of your customers and organization.
Your exclusive member gift will be available through November 30, 2016.
The ISO 9001:2015 and Risk-Based Thinking bundle includes:
- New Webcast – ISO 9001:2015 – Elevating quality with risk- based thinking (50 minutes)
- Complete E-book – Lean ISO 9001: Adding spark to your ISO 9001 QMS and sustainability to your lean efforts (248 pp) and webcast (54 minutes)
- Eight articles on ISO and risk including – Running a Risk: A process for seeing decisions’ potential risks and adverse effects
- Nine Standards Channel expert videos on ISO 9001 and risk
- And much more!
Time is running out to reserve you space to join us for the “Leadership for the Innovation Economy” presentation and dinner.
This proprietary program, presented by Tina C. Powell a Managing Member and Director of Business Management for Beacon Wealth Management, is designed for motivated business professionals who want to move the leadership needle in their organizations, with the ultimate goal of creating lasting and measurable value for all shareholders.
What you’ll discover
- How Innovation Causes Anxiety
- The Unmistakable Differences Between Leadership and Management
- The Two Variables of Business Performance
- The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership
- Tactics to Develop Your Unique Leadership Style
Location: Spanish Tavern 103 McWhorter Street – Newark, NJ 07105
Date & Time: November 8th, 2016 – 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
REGISTRATION: (Includes Dinner)