The key barriers to Quality Management range from limited exposure to the concepts of Quality through to the off putting technical verbiage.
Blogs related to Quality Management in Professional Home Building and Remodeling Business.
Striving for Quality is nothing new, it’s an ongoing journey. Here is a quote for St Patricks Day from Michael Collins.
I thought Id provide a generic job description for a Quality Manager for any of you out there creating a new role in this area or wanting to update your current job description.
Here is a link to an overview of the National Housing Quality Award 2017
Scopes of Work are a key tool in ensuring Quality Management in a building company. Here are a series of links to Scopes and Checklists that can help you create or improve your Scopes.
Those following the teachings of quality gurus such as Deming, Juran and Feigenbaum and implementing quality culture, tools and techniques are following approaches that tend toward leadership traits that include, empowerment,
“Benchmarking is the search for those best practices that will lead to superior performance of the company” Robert Camp
There is nothing more rewarding for a company or organization than a industry recognised award for quality and excellence.
The 2016 National Housing Quality Award recipients are:
Veridian Homes, Madison WI, Gold
Maracay Homes, Scottsdale AZ, Silver
This is an interesting study which provides a great reflection on the industry and the impact of Quality and the barriers we need to consider and address to ensure we can leverage Quality Management.