Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Quality Management. What’s in a name? 25 March 2021 Quality Control, Quality Assurance, and Quality Management. We often see or hear those terms mentioned. But are they just alternative ways of describing the same thing? Or are they different concepts? and if so, just what do they mean? Well, they are not really…

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The Elite Helicopter journey to ISO 9001 certification 7 December 2020 | In this article, we take a look at Elite Helicopters – a new client beginning their journey towards a certified quality management system. Elite Aviation Group is one of Queensland’s premier helicopter operators with over 40 years’ worth of experience in SEQ. Its…

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New Quality Business magazine out now – 2020 Issue 4 3 December 2020 Issue 4 of Quality Business Magazine for 2020 has just been released.  This is a special bumper issue to celebrate World Quality Day, with lots of interesting content around the theme of the day “Creating Customer Value”. The magazine includes a series…

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New Training module for Qudos 3 IMS software 30 November 2020 | Qudos is proud to announce that the comprehensive Qudos3 IMS software has been updated with some great new features. The powerful Training module is a terrific solution for managing your workers’ training and licences. That’s a critical part of ISO 45001 OHS and…

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Another ISO 9001 Success Story! 13 November 2020 | Qudos has a diverse portfolio of clients that we partner with to develop and maintain successful management systems – based on ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, ISO 27001, NDIS and other requirements. We take pride in sharing their stories. Allmet Engineering is a leading-edge provider…

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10 Essential Tips for a Great Quality Management System  30 September 2020 | This article is a summary of the eBook ’10 Essential Tips for a Great Quality Management System’ which is available in Qudos3 – the comprehensive software solution for your Quality or Integrated Management System. 1.  Leadership and commitment from top management Genuine…

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Do you want better tools for reporting issues?    1 September 2020 Good tools for identifying and reporting issues should be a key component of any management system. Identifying and reporting issues are the first steps towards planning and taking actions to solve problems and achieving long-term improvement. The process naturally forms a key element…

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New management systems implementation program   25 August 2020 Authorised Qudos reseller ‘Auditor Training Online’ has announced MSIP – its new management systems implementation program. This exciting new program combines everything you need to build a management system for Quality, Environment and OH&S, or a combination of these standards. Notable amongst those inclusions is Qudos…

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Supplier evaluation and ethical sourcing 24 August 2020 Supplier evaluation / management Few, if any, organizations can do everything in-house. To some degree, most of us rely on external parties to provide something included in our product or service. It is therefore, not surprising that all the main ISO management system standards include requirements relating…

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New Quality Business magazine out now – 2020 Issue 2 29 June 2020 The latest issue of Quality Business is out now! Quality Business is the official publication of the Australian Organisation for Quality (AOQ) and the New Zealand Organisation for Quality (NZOQ). This issue of Quality Business includes a series of quality-related articles on…

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