A quality circle is a group of workers who do the same or similar work, and who meet to identify, analyze and solve quality-related problems.
Which advice would you share with your team members in order to improve team performance?
Kaoru Ishikawa (1915 – 1989) was a Japanese organizational theorist. He is considered a key figure in the development of quality initiatives in Japan, particularly the quality circle.
The first circles started at the Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT), a Japanese telecommunications company headquartered in Tokyo. Today, for example, there is more than 20 million quality circles in China.
The Toyota Way is a set of principles and behaviors in two key areas: continuous improvement (Kaizen), and respect for people. In Toyota Motor Corporation quality takes precedence - any employee in the Toyota Production System has the authority to stop the process to signal a quality issue.
Do you stop and QC high liability items of your assigned work before releasing it?
Something additional with "Q" letter...
The capital letter Q is used as the currency sign for the Guatemalan quetzal.
The Roman numeral Q is sometimes used to represent the number 500,000.
The capital letter Q is used to designate a fictional character in the James Bond films and film novelizations, and another in the Star Trek franchise.