Our November 2022 Newsletter

Our November 2022 Newsletter 9 November 2022 Our latest newsletter was recently released to subscribers and is now being made available to our blog readers.  The newsletter includes: New ISO 27001 information security standard Free presentation on the new standard Free information security webinars  World Quality Week Quality Conscience: doing the right thing Qudos 3…

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ISO 27001 Information Security – Clause 4.4 Information Security Management System

ISO 27001 Information Security – Clause 4.4 Information Security Management System ISO 27001 Clause 4.4 Information Security Management System 4 May 2022 – ISO 27001 Information Security in plain English – Blog post #4. This post discusses clause 4.4 in ISO 27001 which requires organizations to establish an ISMS (Information Security Management System), then to…

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ISO 27001 Information Security – Clause 4.3 Scope

ISO 27001 Information Security – Clause 4.3 The scope of the ISMS 28 April 2022 – ISO 27001 Information Security in plain English – Blog post #3. Clause 4.3 Scope. An essential step when planning an ISMS or indeed, any management system is to establish its scope or boundaries. What elements of the organization are…

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Could your organization get more value from its quality policy?

Could your organization get more value from its Quality Policy? 9 March 2022. Relates to ISO 9001 clause 5.2.   The ISO 9001 standard has a mandatory requirement to document and communicate a quality policy. So, any organization wishing to be certified to ISO 9001 must have such a document in its QMS (Quality Management…

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Webinars for a better management system – March / April 2022

Webinars for better management sytems – March / April 2022 Qudos announces its management system webinars for March / April 2022. Webinar – March 2022: ISO 27001 Information Security in plain English It seems that every day another information security incident makes the news. Now, more and more organizations are implementing an ISMS (information security…

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Asset module for Qudos 3 IMS software!

Asset management in Qudos 3 IMS software 26 May 2021 Asset management is becoming an increasingly important area of management systems. For example, the ISO 27001 Information Security standard includes specific requirements for the control of assets (Annex control A8). The subject is also very relevant to the 7.1 Resources clause as well as other…

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New Quality, Safety and Enviro Toolkit videos

New ISO Toolkit videos published 17 May 2021 After more great work from our motion graphics specialist, Lissie Geyer, Qudos has published a set of ISO Toolkit videos on Youtube and our own web site. Qudos ISO 9001 Quality Toolkit   ISO 9001 Quality Toolkit – The cost-effective solution to developing your QMS (Quality Management System).…

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The changing face of business software

The changing face of business software Date: 3 October 2019 The changing face of business software. An illustration of some great improvements in software interface over time. A client recently contacted us to ask about updating from a 20-year old Qudos software application. It had been purchased on CD media, installed on their server, and…

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Preventing human error and omissions

Preventing human error 11 July 2019 The latest version of ISO 9001 included many significant changes, and the headline acts were probably the change in focus from documentation to risk management, the enhanced process requirements, and the adoption of ISO’s common structure and terminology. However, there were a few requirements that slid in without much…

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Are you winding down or winding up for Christmas?

Are you winding down or winding up for Christmas? 10 December 2018 It’s that time of year again when most people seem to be shifting down a gear, with social events of all kinds appearing in the calendar. For the next month, most of us wouldn’t even attempt to implement any substantial plans or initiatives…

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