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MGT 449 Week 1 Individual Assignment - Total Quality Pioneers Paper Individual Assignment: Total Quality Pioneers Paper • Resource:Quality Management for Organizational Excellence • Write a 350- to 700-word paper about one of the total quality pioneers mentioned in Ch. 1 of your textbook. Address the following in the paper: o Define quality and its elements. o Describe how the quality pioneer’s use of the total quality elements made the pioneer successful. o Explain why the elements of quality are useful in today’s environment. o What do you foresee about the future of quality?

Include at least one additional online resource or article from the University Library to support your paper. • Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

Discussion Questions

Which factors of globalization is affecting quality? How might globalization affect your product or service and organization as it tries to achieve quality? Ans: When a customer goes for a product amongst all the things he keeps quality at the top. What would the world be like without quality? What would be the impact on domestic and global markets? What is poor quality? What are some effects of poor quality? How do the effects of poor quality affect an organization?

MGT 449 Week 2 Individual Assignment - Effects of Quality Management on Domestic and Global Competition Paper


1. Individual Assignment: Effects of Quality Management on Domestic and Global Competition Paper • Write a 700- to 1,250-word paper in which you compare and contrast quality management at two organizations in the same industry. o One organization must compete in the domestic market and one in the global market, such as Southwest Airlines and Lufthansa. • Consider researching the airline industry, the auto industry, the electronics industry, or the pharmaceutical industry. • Complete the following in your paper:

o Describe or diagram a process or procedure that is similar between the organizations. Explain the process or procedure from beginning to end. o Explain why the process or procedure produces a competitive product or service in the domestic and global markets. o Explain how quality management affects the position of the companies in the domestic and global market.

Include a minimum of two resources in addition to Quality Management for Organizational Excellence. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines

Discussion Questions

As part of the continuous improvement process, what are some reasons a company would want to develop a strategic alliance with its supplier? What are some ways that companies measure customer satisfaction? How does your company measure success? Does your company use customer feedback when creating an action plan? What is a SWOT analysis? Consider an organization you are familiar with or an organization you select through research. How would a SWOT analysis be incorporated into the quality process during the planning phase?

MGT 449 Week 3 Learning Team Assignment: Strategic Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction Paper ·Write a 1,400- to 2,100-word paper in which you discuss the strategic position, quality management approach, and customer satisfaction measurements within a company. Complete the following:


o Choose a company that a team member is familiar with. o Conduct a SWOT analysis for the company. o Develop a vision and mission statement for this company along with guiding principles that incorporate quality principles. o Create the organization's strategic plan and strategic objectives that explains and defines quality as the organization’s core principles. o Include, in the strategic objectives, the tools used by the company to measure customer satisfaction. Discuss how these measurements could be used to enhance quality planning. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines

Discussion Questions How can just-in-time manufacturing (JIT) is incorporated into your organization? How would JIT manufacturing affect quality in your organization? What are two or three quality management tools used in data collection? What types of quality management tools do you utilize to make personal or business decisions? How do you use these tools in the decision-making process? How may ISO 9001 improve quality for the organization and the consumer?

MGT 449 Week 4 Individual Assignment - Quality Textiles International Scenario Individual Assignment: Quality Textiles InternationalScenario

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Resource: University of Phoenix Material: Quality Textiles International Review the University of Phoenix Material: Quality Textiles Internationaldocument, located on your student website. • Obtain the mean and standard deviation of the provided data. • Create a histogram for data frequencies using the Microsoft ® Excel® program. The bin range can be left blank.

o You may need to download the add-in program Analysis ToolPak in Microsoft ® Excel®. This add-in is required for generating the histogram data. Information on adding and using the Analysis ToolPak can be found using the Help feature in Microsoft ® Excel®. Use the histogram to determine how many points are out of control according to the historical upper control limit and historical lower control limit To be clear there are 5 things required:


1) 2) 3) 4) 5)

Calculate the sample mean Calculate the sample std deviation Make a histogram of the sample data State how many of the sample points are outside of the historical UCL. State how many of the sample points are outside of the historical LCL. Note that the historical UCL and LCL are assumed to be the same as the specification limits in this case.

Discussion Questions Why has your organization analyzed and implemented quality improvement strategies in the past? What is the difference between data and information? How does data become useful information to improve the quality in your organization? What is a process? Identify some processes in your organization and briefly map the terms, process inputs, outputs, and goals. How does process improvement affect a firm's strategic plan?

MGT 449 Week 5 Learning Team Assignment Quality Improvement Implementation Paper Learning Team Assignment: Quality Improvement Implementation Paper •

Resource: Hartman Industries, LLC web page

• Review the Hartman Industries, LLC web page by following the link on your student website. For the purposes of this assignment, assume your team has been selected to draft a proposal with recommendations to improve the company’s manufacturing processes.

Write a 1,400- to 2,100-word proposal suggesting a quality system to the management team of Hartman Industries, LLC. Work together to complete the following in your proposal: o o o o o o

Identify a quality management system for process or organizational improvement. Summarize the requirements of the chosen system. Explain how your quality management system will benefit the organization. Define the variation you have identified in the as-is flow chart. Detail the implementation plan for your chosen quality improvement process. Provide examples of the quality tools you plan to use for identifying and reducing process variability.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines

Discussion Questions


What changes would you make to improve the quality in your department or organization? How does a formalized quality program create a competitive advantage for an organization? How would you recommend an organization overcome resistance to change when implementing such a plan? What are the most important steps an organization must follow to implement a quality program? How does the role of management affect implementation? What challenges do you foresee in creating and implementing a quality management system in your organization?


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