Since 1985 APLOMET has helped organizations get the foundations right. A business strategy must be supported by effectively functioning operational processes, and we help organizations design, manage, measure and improve these processes. Design is based on international standards, excellence guidelines and/or widely accepted frameworks. Processes are monitored using audits and performance metrics, and corrective measures taken based on root cause analysis. We've consulted to Fortune 500 companies, family-owned businesses, nonprofit organizations, and start-ups. More than 700 organizations have sent individuals to our public workshops, including the manufacturing, healthcare, education, government and service sectors.
ROOT CAUSE ANALYSIS
Many organizations have recurring problems that their corrective action process does not effectively address. The cause is often inadequate depth of the analysis ... fixing only the physical and not the system causes. We teach people how to distinguish... [ more ]
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December 3-5 - Conducting a 3-day Root Cause Analysis workshop for ASQ Learning Offerings in Fort Lauderdale FL.
December 13 - Conducting a webinar on Dealing with "Can't Find Root Cause" Situations for AudioSolutionz.
January 14 - Speaking on Bowtie Risk Assessment with the ASQ section in Asheville NC.
January 17 - Speaking on Risk Ranking Audit Nonconformities with the ASQ section in Melbourne FL.
January 24 - Conducting a webinar on Decision Quality Management for AudioSolutionz.
January 28 - Conducting a webinar on Root Cause Analysis as the Critical Core of Corrective Action for Traininng.com.
February 11 - Speaking with the ASQ section in Tampa/St. Pete FL.
February 19 - Conducting a webinar on Critical Issues in Risk Assessment and Management for AudioSolutionz.
February 21 - Conducting a webinar on Using Analytics to Plan Internal Audits for Traininng.com.
March 19 - Conducting a webinar on Finding Causes and Selecting Solutions for Human Error for Traininng.com.
March 20 - Conducting a webinar on A Metric for Measuring the Value of Audits for AudioSolutionz.
May 21 - Speaking on Bowtie Risk Assessment with the APICS Appalachain chapter in Johnson City TN.