“Best Paper Award” Received

At the meeting of IAQ (International Academy for Quality) in Charlotte, NC, USA on May 4 there was a very pleasant surprise for QS Consult. We had the honour to receive a "Best Paper Award" for our presentation at the EOQ conference in Helsinki, Finland in June 2016. With the provocative title "The Future of Quality: No More Quality Management" we gave a vision on the future of quality. Anyone interested in the article can contact us.    On the picture below, from left to right: Janak Mehta, ...
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The Rising Economic Power of Quality

ASQ and Forbes Insights - the research arm of Forbes Media - conducted a study on the impact of quality management on the financial results of organizations. QS Consult was part of the panel of advisers who took part in shaping this report. More information can be found here: ASQ - Forbes Insights Report Announcement.
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Sustainability, The Ultimate Competitive Advantage

This presentation was an extension to last year's presentation at the WCQI in Milwaukee. Unfortunately, there were few attendants (24) but the ones that were there were very satisfied afterwards. This showed from their average rating score of 9.4 / 10 and some very nice comments such as: "A wonderful job"; "Well done!"; "I wish there had been a bigger audience to hear this valuable presentation". Words like that make the effort worthwhile. The slides can be found through this link: slides prese...
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WCQI Charlotte, 1 to 3 May 2017

This was the 71st annual conference of ASQ and for QS Consult some kind of jubilee as it was the 20th consecutive conference that we attended. It is always special if you present yourself, but we report on this in a separate post on this website. A conference is often judged based on its keynote speakers. This year they almost all spoke about digitization but from different angles of view. Interestingly, this was not just a positive story. They also mentioned less pleasant side effects, like a ...
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