How to conquer an Economic Slowdown?

How to conquer an Economic Slowdown?

Economic Gloom We are in the midst of economic gloom. In India. Across all sectors – construction, manufacturing, services, etc. The main concern for citizens is jobs. The concern for corporates is a shrinking bottom lines. In many ways they are interrelated. In this tragic…

God created Man…Man created WAR

God created Man…Man created WAR

Random Thoughts God designed Man perfectly. The diamond of quality. Imagine the complex systems and processes resident in Man. With advances in medical science, we are still only on the threshold of understanding. Over the centuries, Man has proved to be disobedient. He has created…

Dr J M Juran; Architect of Quality

Dr J M Juran; Architect of Quality

Qimpro’s homage to the Quality Guru Qimpro served as the Indian Affiliate of The Juran Institute from 1987 to 1996. Dr Juran’s suggestion to Suresh Lulla in 1987: “If you wish to start a Quality Revolution in India, focus on the Healthcare and Education sectors”…

DUBAI WE LEARN

DUBAI WE LEARN

Benchmarking for Best Practices ISO 9001 is the Foundation Once upon a time we were introduced to Quality Management Systems. ISO 9001 Quality Standard to be precise. Quality Management is about the Juran Trilogy: Quality Planning: To set the standard for our processes, based on…

Who are the Indian Benchmarks for Performance Excellence?

Who are the Indian Benchmarks for Performance Excellence?

Performance Excellence Over the past three decades, Quality Management has matured from Process Excellence to Performance Excellence. The parallel is the quality of a solo musician versus the collective performance of an orchestra. Crescendo! The results of Performance Excellence are a rainbow of: Corporate governance…

How to reduce your Break-Even Point?

How to reduce your Break-Even Point?

Quality Improvement In 1987, when I first attempted introducing Quality Improvement to corporates in India, I was a miserable failure. Each Quality Manager I approached was a devotee of ISO 9001. In other words, Quality Control. Two years elapsed with no corporate willing to bite…