Our March 12-13 meeting at the Kimpton Palomar Hotel in downtown Phoenix, AZ is about two months away. This meeting will tap an unusually large number of local talent, including Arizona State University and Institute for Supply Management. The agenda will feature:
At the request of a member, the Quality Council surveyed the membership about supplier quality. Respondents reported that their supplier base was equally divided between domestic and international companies.
Leadership, Functional Management, People Management, Human Resources, Recruiting & Hiring, Operations, Quality
During the Ponte Vedra meeting in May, a member company presented her approach to creating a competency model for the quality function. It starts from an assessment of current needs. Based on it, the company draws up a matrix of available and needed talent that lead to interviews.