Explore BrainMass

Total Quality Management

Strategic planning and TQM tools

1) Discuss the value of a strategic plan and how quality improvement should be used in a strategic planning process. 2) Discuss ways in which an organization could incorporate quality into its human resource management processes. 3) Discuss how the control charts tool could be used to improve a current process in a wir

TQM Modifications

I'd like to get a total of 300 words with regard to how a TQM program is modified for a US domestic organization once it pursues a joint venture with China. I'd like TQM modifications succinctly detailed with regard to employees, leadership, motivational and SMART metrics. Please provide an overview of each.

I need help answering some business questions.

Please answer the following questions. (A 50 to 200 word response would be about right for each question.) 1. How do requirements for implementation and regulatory standards impact the implementation phases of a TQ process? Cite specific examples of regulatory agencies. 2. What are some reasons that TQ implementation fails

Total Quality Management (TQM) Paper

Quality Management (TQM) Paper: Prepare a 1,000-word paper in which you define Total Quality Management (TQM). Include a description of the impact of globalization on quality. Also, compare and contrast traditional management styles with quality-focused management styles. Explain how TQM applies or should apply to your organizat

The Recalcitrant Director at Byte Products, Inc

I am looking for assistance with this assignment. I want to assure that I am on the right track. I just do not seem to grasp the idea of the management concept ------------------ Read "The Recalcitrant Director at Byte Products, Inc.: Corporate Legality Versus Corporate Responsibility," Case 1 in your text (pages 1-1 thr


I need help with the following questions. They are discussion questions for the group and I need some short answers to be able to add to the discussion. About a paragraph or so to contribute. DQ's 1) What are the challenges in implementing a TQ program? 2) What is top management's role in the TQ effort? What is mi

TQM - operations management

A logical role of Total Quality Management in global and local public affairs includes all of the following EXCEPT: a. raising employees worth and potential in the eyes of present and future employers b. driving out non value adding wastes, which creates savings that may be passed out in the form of pay increases c. pri

creating a successful business

Many industries in America have learned the importance of Quality. In the past, what did and didn't happen to the American companies (ex. Japanese companies success ) ? Why is quality so important?

Good managers and good systems

Task needing assistance Once a month, you meet with other quality analysts in your local area. This month topic is "getting back to basics". The speaker reminds the group that any quality management program includes people (managers, workers, executives, inspectors, and so on), systems (machines, procedures, processes, equipm

Strategic role of TQM

I am trying to analyze a manufacturing, non-profit and government business (it would be helpful if you referenced a real world company). In my analysis I need to explain the value of quality in relationship to customer satisfaction, including a description of the need for customer-driven quality for each organization. Diff

TQM management: Explain importance of customer satisfaction in organizations

Select One organization from each of the following American industries: 1. Manufacturing 2. Service 3. Non-Profit (May use, but not limited to USO ??) 4. Government ( May use, but not limited to US ARMY ??) Explain the value of quality in relationship to customer satisfaction within each organization. Include a

TQM: Total Quality Implementation Plan including gap analysis and flow charts

Need assistance in explaining the phases/steps of the Total Quality implementation plan. Please include a gap analysis, the difference between the "as is" and "to be" flow charts, and the work that needs to be done. Summarize the organization's requirements for the new process. Identify the necessary resources and estimate the t

International Business Operations Management

Analyze the customer expectations for an industry or field where you might like to be employed. Consider these questions in your analysis: How well do the organizations meet their customers' needs? To what extent are total quality processes employed? Assignement is 3 to 4 paragraphs.