Time value map

A time value map is a graphical or chart-based tool that describes a process, characterizing how it is built up from steps that do or do not add value. The resultant “map” allows us to assess a process and, through continuous improvement activity, highlight areas that may be evaluated and enhanced to increase value add. … Read more

Risk Management in a Quality Management System

Risk management has a significant role in a business’s quality management system.  Effective risk management facilitates compliance (risk has a notable role within ISO9001) and overall business effectiveness through forward-thinking processes and environment. The result is a Quality Management System that generates an environment for excellence, innovation and competitive advantage. In today’s article, we’ll be … Read more