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Strategies for mastering accountability in the workplace

Mariya Cindric, Quality Systems Group

The leadership secret to supercharging your team Jerrod Smith, Attitude Coach
Managing risks and quality implications Matthew MacKenzie and David Parker, The University of Queensland
Email: The killer app that's killing us p10 Strategies for Geoff Nix, www.realtimeminds.com
No more pretence: Registrars can consult, and there's no-one stopping them Christopher Paris, Oxebridge Quality Resources International LLC
Going to seed Karen Schmidt, Let's Grow
How to compromise law enforcement Roger Smith, R&ICT Consulting

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Get out of the climate change closet!

Rob Cawthorne, The Carbon Reduction Institute

Strategies for mastering an effective document control system Mariya Cindric, Quality Systems Group
The foundation of the house of gemba Sensei Masaaki Imai, Kaizen Institute of India
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Increasing your relevance at work Brian Ferreira, erio.com
Stop going on about global warming Clive Margolis www.solartraction.com
Is big data the proactive process that cyber security has been looking for? Roger Smith, R&ICT Consulting Services
The move to quiet leadership Josephine Thomson, Accelerated Excellence

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Strategies for reducing your accidents/incidents- CASE STUDY CASE STUDY – Managing your business
risk in real time
Mariya Cindric, Quality Systems Group
What managers need to know about quality Leslie L. Kossoff,, Kossoff Management Consulting
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Melissa Livens
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Full eZine Vol 5 No 4

Strategies for managing your non-conformances-
CASE STUDY – Improving your business
performance in real time
Mariya Cindric, Quality Systems Group
The Gold Award for Business Excellence 2013 Mario Pennisi, Progressing Business Limited
2 minute success Jon Pratlett, www.jonpratlett.com
Setting new leaders up to succeed… or fail! Steve Riddle, Coach Station
How to cross Australia's Great Wall to understanding quality control in China Paul Sly, CSGtech
Testing your disaster recovery (DR) plan Getting back to work, - how hard can it be? Roger Smith, R&ICT Consulting Services
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Ford's mediocre risk management led to Australian plant closures Greg Carroll, Fast Track (Aust) Pty Ltd
5 key principles of lean manufacturing Michael McLean, McLean Management Consultants
The new leader Insights from Neuroscience Jon Pratlett, www.jonpratlett.com
You have leaders in your organisation, but do you have leadership? Karen Schmidt, Let's Grow
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The Role of Vision in Strategy

Larry L. Oehlert, Principal, Tectonics International®, Inc

Knowledge Management and the Quality Management Process
Doctor Dvir Peleg, Director Israeli Society for Quality,
Standards Institution of Israel
Do You Realise these Seven Marketing Sins? Adam Franklin (StartupSmart.com.au)
The New Leader-Insights from Neuroscience-Creating Meaning and Engagement
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Full eZine Vol 5 No1

Do most projects "fail" due to inadequate preparation and planning?

Andrew Feagan, Quality and Risk Manager for the Cerebral
Palsy League and
David W Parker, Senior Lecturer at The University of Queensland Business School

A culture built on trust… what does it look like?
John Maher
Reengineering your organisation: leaving the past behind Larry L. Oehlert, Tectonics International, Inc
Transforming your managers into leaders
Karen Schmidt, Let's Grow!
Why you need to have all of your data encrypted Roger Smith, R&IICT Consulting Services
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The rigorous quality tests behind the new Volvo FH Minet Media
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Full eZine Vol 4 No 6

Project Benefit Validation Brings Rigour and Credibility to Process Improvement Initiatives Julie Brignac, CEO - QuantumSix Solutions, Inc
Recycling of tyres, a new perspective in the carbon economy Peter Greenham, Independent Inspections
The integrated management system- THE ACCREDITATION BODIES' WEB POINT OF VIEW-Part 2 Dr Dvir Peleg, Director at the Israeli Society for Quality
Brain Smarts: Are you getting the best from the brains working for and around you? Isabelle Phillips Director Mackerel Sky - Leadership Matters
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Full eZine Vol 4 No 5

Twelve obstacles to implementing quality Mohammad Zaid Alam, ISO-QMS
Griffith Innovation Challenge Mario Pennisi, CEO, AOQ-QLD
The integrated management system- THE ACCREDITATION BODIES' WEB POINT OF VIEW Dr Dvir Peleg, Director at the Israeli Society for Quality
What are the Five Success Factors for Successful Implementation of Lean Six Sigma Projects? Mario Pennisi, CEO Progressing Business Institute Limited
Disaster recovery– what is the plan? Roger Smith, R&IICT Consulting Services

Full eZine Vol 4 No 4

Building processes for customer retention and service recovery David W Parker and Hiu Ying Lui
The 9 steps to creating a business continuity plan Roger Smith
5 signs that your leadership is not meeting quality standards Karen Schmidt
A new ISO 9001 is in the making... Page 12
ACCC releases initial data about carbon price complaints ACCC

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Full eZine Vol 4 No 3

Carbon Price Claims-Dealing with your suppliers and competitors ACCC
Grow your profit by doing things smarter, not harder Stephen Grech
Avoiding unfair dismissal claims continued... Dominique Lamb
Analysis of an anonymous group attack-What to look for Roger Smith
The future of workforce engagement Karen Schmidt

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Full eZine Vol 4 No 2

Management standard and organisational culture Dr Dvir Peleg
Disposal of confidential information Do you have a plan? Roger Smith
Avoiding unfair dismissal claims continued... Dominique Lamb
AOQ-QLD Sponsored Griffith Innovation Challenge 2011 Staff Writer
Carbon price claims guide for business ACCC
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Full eZine Vol 4 No16

Government is embracing Lean and Lean Six Sigma Stephen Gech
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Don't get led up the garden path Karen Schmidt,

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Managing Team Dynamics George Potamianakis
Mind the Gap Devi Ranasinghe
What to do When you have a Dud Karen Schmidt
The Customer Part 2 Lee Robinson
Anticipatory Planning: Mitigating Project Risks Alexandra Sebaux, Jeremy Clothier, Anna Golovchenko, David Parker

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Do Projects Fail? A Critical Review Priscilla Choi; Horacio Morgado; Miguel Reyes; David Parker
ISO 2600:Guidance on Social Responsibility-the new paradigm of social standard integration Peter Greenham
The Engagement Contract Karen Schmidt
The Customer - Part 1 Lee Robinson

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The Changing Role of Marketing Steve Minett
Five Questions an Engaging Leader Asks! Karen Schmidt
Simplicity Creates Efficiency and that Means Higher Profitability Ian Dover
Cut Costs and Drive Efficiency of Virtual Teams Research Review

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Full eZine Vol 3 No 3 (1.37 Mb file). Individual articles (about 1Mb file each) are also available as below

Is it for real? Peter Burgess
Quality care a must for pharmacy Hayley Solich talks to Sue Crawford
We need concrete answers to climate change effects CSIRO
Resistance to change– a considered approach Clare Edwards
Company carelessness costs themselves and economy money Catherine DeVrye.
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Australia consumer law update Australian Government

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Simplification-Removing Complexity Ian Dover, David Parker, Richard Lane
Leadership in Designing the Implementation of Lean Six Sigma in a Multidimensional Organisation-Part 2

David Kelly

Is this the perfect prawn CSIRO
Is your organisation REALLY Flexible Karen Schmidt

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Dave Kelly

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Leadership Towards Long Term Success of a Lean Six Sigma Program Roger Hilton
Guidance on How to add value during an audit process

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Stand Clear, Stand Clear, Setting Your Electricity Contracts Keith Watts
Services for your business business.gov.au

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What Does the Future Hold Richard Siegersmai
Voice of the Customer-More than Feelgood Feedback

Jillian Mercer

The Register of Lean Six Sigma Professionals Mario Pennisi
The Lean Six Sigma Division PBeZine Staff
AOQ-QLD Gains from the 2009 Griffith Innovation Challenge PBeZine Staff
Carbon Trading and Offsets: What is it all About? Peter Greenham
Going Green and Reducing Your Energy Costs Michael Newton and Keith Watts
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Becoming an "Energy Champion" Michael Newton
Independent Contractors Australian Government
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Alternative Lean and/or Six Sigma Deployment Strategies Roger Hilton
Change, It's Easy Isn't It? If only it was that easy.... Narelle Stratford
The Gold Award for Business Excellence Mario Pennisi
Reducing your Electricity Costs and Helping the Environment? Michael Newton
ASQ-QMD Mario Pennisi

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AOQ -QLD Appoints Fulltime CEO Hazel MacLeod
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The Challenge of Change-Part 1 Narelle Stratford
Mario Pennisi Retires Staff Writer

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SCI - Qual International 3rd Party Certification body
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RRDM2008 Seminar 2tnd July, 2008
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NZOQ Conference NZOQ
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Progressing Business Institute (PBCon2008) Conference 26th September 2008
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RRDM2008 Seminar 2tnd July, 2008
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CEOs, not directors, driving the governance agenda AIM
Launching the Gold Award for Business Excellence 2008 AOQ
A Business Continuity Management Primer Helmut Mair
Lean Sigma     Roger Hilton
Membership Application Form AOQ-QLD
Boost Financial Performance with Quality Management Systems SAI-Global
Material Safety Data Sheets- Do you need them for your products?  Sharon Gould
Business Excellence - Part1 Dotun Adebanjo, Robin Mann, Neil Crawford and Kevin McKenna
Can Sustainable Businesses be Profitable? NZOQ Conference Committee
I Don’t Remember Narelle Stratford
Size of the Australian Science Industry 2006-07 IBIS
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Packaging-so much more than advertising space Wendy Free
Gold Awards 2007 AOQ Inc
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Can Lean Six Sigma and Lean be separated?      Roger Hilton
Membership Application Form AOQ-QLD
Origin Energy scoops top 2007 sustainability gong   Sustainability Awards
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Customers Behaving Badly Jillian Mercer
JAS-ANZ Appoints New Chief Executive  JAS-ANZ
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The More Things Change. Brendan Coutts
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The Search for Australia's Next Top Product   SAI Global
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