Tag: Certification

05

Dec2011
Over the course of 2011 we have witnessed global events that have affected millions of people including natural disasters, civil unrest, terrorism and war. Such events not only cost lives but can also destroy businesses which provide security and employment. One of the certification standards that has been created to ... Read More

24

Nov2011
There was a time when companies would do business with those who sold products or services at the best price. But times are changing and other factors are now being taken into consideration, particularly when building long term partnerships. In today’s competitive marketplace, businesses are looking to show stakeholders a strong ... Read More

10

Nov2011
Certification International's managing director, John Pymer recently comment on data security issues for the leading online media outlet - Info4Security. If you missed the piece, we have copied it below... In a recent article featured on info4security.com, Russell Harris of BSIA's Information Destruction ... Read More

03

Nov2011
Surrey Chauffeur UK Ltd has achieved certification to three important management standards through Certification International – a leader in the assessment and certification of international, national and industry standards. Surrey Chauffeur UK Ltd has 35 years experience in providing corporate and private clients with a dedicated ... Read More

24

Oct2011
Anyone involved with the world of quality and quality measurement and accreditation will be familiar with the term “Benchmarking” although the precise meaning of the term is still widely misunderstood. “Benchmarking” is essentially the continuous activity of identifying, understanding and adapting best practice and processes that will hopefully lead to superior ... Read More

10

Oct2011
Almost every organisation today relies upon IT to enable it to achieve its company vision, business strategy and strategic goals. These days organisations use IT for a variety of purposes. Not just for the basic administrative tasks like accounting and filing but increasingly for things like: To revolutionise the way ... Read More

26

Sep2011
Not so long ago careers seemed so straightforward. We found a job, went to work, undertook some training, did our job as well as we could and then we went home.  In those misty eyed nostalgic days we did not have to worry about corporate targets, annual assessments, metric-driven incentives ... Read More

12

Sep2011
There are few managers in organisations that do not recognise the importance of maintaining and improving quality. One of the perceived barriers to implementing quality processes though is the cost. When it comes to making decisions most managers will speak in terms of money so the ‘cost of quality’ is ... Read More

25

Aug2011
Education is not always the first thing that springs to mind when thinking about Quality and Business Certification but in the wider context attitudes to quality can start manifesting from a relatively young age. Today’s primary school students are tomorrow’s business leaders and we sometimes forget how crucially important the quality ... Read More

11

Aug2011
One of the most important elements that defines a successful business is the quality of its corporate strategy. Get the strategy wrong and the business can fail very quickly but get it right and a business can flourish and become profitable very quickly. So when we think about quality in the ... Read More