Articles by Jim L. Smith

Face of Quality: Blast the Change Process

February 1, 2011
Become a change agent to keep change from adversely affecting your team.
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Change Your Thinking

January 31, 2011
The quickest way to improve your situation is to improve the way you think about it.
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High Expectations

January 18, 2011
Instead of bowing to your previous expectations, choose to raise your expectations even higher.
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Commitment and Persistence

January 10, 2011
We can accomplish anything if we are willing to keep taking the next step when it is time to do so.
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Jim's Gems: Questions

January 3, 2011
The questions to which we're regularly exposed have a powerful influence on the direction of our lives.
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Face of Quality: The Quality Profession Continues to Evolve

January 1, 2011
The profession is moving into new areas of responsibility and expertise.
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Jim's Gems: Enjoy Your Successes

December 14, 2010
Enjoy the good things you have done and the positive result that came from your accomplishment.
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Jim's Gems: Change Creates Opportunity

December 8, 2010
With every new situation there are plenty of new opportunities.
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Face of Quality: Three Values for a Quality Culture

December 2, 2010
A quality culture is led by managers who believe their company exists to create a mutually beneficial relationship between itself, its employees and its customers
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Quality Plan Book: Improve Organizational Performance Through Quality Auditing

December 2, 2010
Organizations need to shift from compliance to performance-based auditing.
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 In honor of World Quality Month, we spoke to James Rooney, ASQ Past Chairman of the Board of Directors 2013, for his take on quality around the world.
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