Monthly Archives: June 2019

Artificial Intelligence: For better or worse

By |2019-06-26T16:34:06-04:00June 26th, 2019|News|

Artificial Intelligence: For better or worse With the rise and popularity of artificial intelligence there appears to be a lot of hype pushing for new technologies to make our lives better, but who is really benefiting? Industry 4.0 is pushing its way through the manufacturing industry to get everyone connected, but what will all the

Quality Matters: (Part 3 of 3) Quality System – Where Do We Start?

By |2019-06-03T11:47:27-04:00June 10th, 2019|News|

Quality System – Where Do We Start? You have decided that you need a new or improved quality system, and now the question is, where do you start? To quote Stephen Covey, begin with the end in mind. Does the organization need or wish to pursue an ISO certification, Nadcap accreditation, or FDA clearance? If

Quality Matters: (Part 2 of 3) One Quality System, Please

By |2019-06-03T11:46:25-04:00June 3rd, 2019|News|

One Quality System, Please The organization should have only one quality system. And, unless there is an overwhelming need, the organization should have one quality system certification or accreditation. For clarity, an overwhelming need would include ISO certification and a regulatory registration (e.g., FDA), not two separate ISO or ISO-equivalent certifications. This is true whether