What ISO 9001:2015 Certification Means for your Company

What ISO 9001:2015 Certification Means for your Company

You know you have excellent employees at your business. Your customer service is top-notch, and your clientele is growing. And there’s a reason for that: Your company is outstanding, and you know it. Now it’s time to share that knowledge with the world. And that’s what ISO 9001:2015 certification means for your company. It gives […]

What Does ISO Conformity Mean?

What Does ISO Conformity Mean

We hear the word “conform” in many circles. We conform to a lot of things in life, so it’s a fairly common word that we use often. The concept of “ISO conformity” is not much more complicated than the basic meaning of “conform.” When you think of it that way, it’s easy to answer the […]

What ISO Certification Means and What it Does Not

What ISO Certification Means and What it Does Not

We’ve gone over the meaning of ISO and what it means to be ISO compliant. But those of you not familiar with these concepts might now want to know more about certification and its importance. Here’s a little information about what ISO certification means and what it does not. What ISO Certification Means and What […]

What is ISO Compliance?

What is ISO Compliance

Have you heard that a business is “ISO compliant” and wondered, “Hmmm. What does that mean? What is ISO compliance?” Here’s a way to look at it. … What is ISO Compliance? Let’s say you just opened up a new restaurant, and you know the inspector from the health department is coming by next week. […]

The 5 Whys for Root Cause Analysis and Problem Solving

5 whys for root cause analysis and problem solving

A young child asks, “Why do I have to eat my vegetables?” You respond, “Because they’re good for you.” The child then asks, “Why are they good for you?” You say, “They make your body stronger.” The child then persists, “Why? … But why? … But why?” While that can be annoying, an adult version […]

Top 5 Audit Questions in 2017

Having an internal audit can be daunting but also a good way to evaluate your processes. Here are some of the top audit questions in 2017 that will be considered. Top Audit Questions in 2017 1. How do you contribute to your organization’s goals? Employees must understand their roles and how they contribute to the […]