Here’s What an ISO 9001 Word Cloud Looks Like

Here’s a fun exercise, which probably tells us absolutely nothing. Nevertheless, it’s interesting. Running the requirements clauses (4 through 10) of ISO 9001:2015 through a Wordcloud generator, we get this nifty graphic which displays the prevalence of...

Interesting Survey re: Risk-Based Thinking

David Gilbert at Strategic Safety Consultants UK sent this along via LinkedIn, and the survey is interesting. It’s seeking to gather some sense of what people know about Risk-Based Thinking as it’s defined in ISO 9001:2015. I recommend taking the survey,...

Read Sample Chapters from Surviving ISO 9001:2015

Oxebridge has launched a new website at www.survivingiso9001.com which features a few sample chapters for Christopher Paris’ upcoming book, Surviving ISO 9001:2015 – What Went So Wrong with the World’s Foremost Quality Management Standard and How to...

Lorri Hunt Just Took Sole Credit for ISO 9001

If you ever wanted to know who to blame for the trainwreck that is ISO 9001:2015, look no further. US TAG 176 member Lorri Hunt just stepped up. The American Quality Institute, for which she acts as Conference Organizer, just named her “one of the top, if not...

Oxebridge: “No Eyesore 9000” Planned For 2015 Version

Oxebridge founder Christopher Paris has announced that plans for an update to Eyesore 9000: A Smartass’ Guide to ISO 9001:2008 have been tabled, meaning the popular parody document will not be updated to reflect the ISO 9001:2015 standard. Paris had begun work...