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IATF 16949: Drive Quality and Organizational Benefits

Smithers Quality Assessments  — November 07, 2018
The automobile has captured the hearts and minds of many around the world, almost since its...
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Why an Environmental Management System Does More Than Just Help the Planet

Smithers Quality Assessments  — October 11, 2018
ISO 14001:2015 helps organizations answer the call to be more environmentally and socially...

Internal and Supplier Audits, What Are They and How Do They Help?

Smithers Quality Assessments  — September 19, 2018
Internal audits or supplier solutions, which one should your organization utilize? Should it...

The Top 4 Changes in ISO 9001:2015 from 2008

Smithers Quality Assessments  — May 16, 2018
When you first look at it, the updated ISO 9001:2015 standard may appear vastly different from...

3 Things to Consider Before Transferring Your Certification or Standard to a New Registrar

Smithers Quality Assessments  — March 01, 2018
If your looking to transfer your certification or quality management system to a new registrar...

A General SWOT Analysis for Certified Organizations

Smithers Quality Assessments  — November 01, 2017
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SQA Team Wraps Up ISO 9001:2015 36-Hour Lead Auditor Training

Smithers Quality Assessments  — March 17, 2017

SQA staff gets ISO 9001 auditor training to improve customer's overall experience.

Quality Management Systems Standards Update: How and When to Get in Compliance

Aaron Ramsey  — March 14, 2017

QMS certification can be daunting, but Aaron Ramsey of Purdue University explains why it is...

What is SN 9001 Certification?

Smithers Quality Assessments  — March 09, 2017

Director of Sales and Global Marketing Drew Markley talks about the importance of SN 9001.

Benefits of ISO 9001:2015 Certification

John Sedlak  — March 02, 2017

John Sedlak explains how ISO 9001:2015 can assist in meeting business goals.