Author Archives: Dr Nadia Dimmock

How to transition to a paperless office

Transitioning to a paperless office is often identified as an organisational improvement initiative. The transition need not happen overnight and can be progressive. Initiatives to implement in order to transition to a paperless office are outlined below:- Pay bills online; … Continue reading

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Maintaining certification

Once you are certified you are issued with a certification certificate. This certificate contains details of when the certification expires. In order to maintain your certification you are required to complete surveillance audits. The objective of the surveillance audits is … Continue reading

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How to avoid rework

A common issue often reported in audits is the amount of rework having to be conducted. Rework can be avoided by ensuring the following:- ALWAYS PRIORTISE YOUR WORK. This will ensure that deadlines are met without that last minute rush. … Continue reading

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How to keep costs to a minimum for a certified management system

There is common myth that a certified management system is expensive to maintain. However, costs in reality should be reduced when implementing a certified management system. Here are a few tips for ensuring that costs of maintaining a certified management … Continue reading

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