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qual·i·ty cir·cle

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  1. quality circle(Noun)

    a group of employees which meets regularly to resolve problems and improve working methods; part of the kaizen system

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  1. Quality circle

    A quality circle is a volunteer group composed of workers, usually under the leadership of their supervisor, who are trained to identify, analyze and solve work-related problems and present their solutions to management in order to improve the performance of the organization, and motivate and enrich the work of employees. When matured, true quality circles become self-managing, having gained the confidence of management. Quality circles are an alternative to the rigid concept of division of labor, where workers operate in a more narrow scope and compartmentalized functions. Typical topics are improving occupational safety and health, improving product design, and improvement in the workplace and manufacturing processes. The term quality circles derives from the concept of PDCA circles developed by Dr. W. Edwards Deming. Quality circles are typically more formal groups. They meet regularly on company time and are trained by competent persons who may be personnel and industrial relations specialists trained in human factors and the basic skills of problem identification, information gathering and analysis, basic statistics, and solution generation. Quality circles are generally free to select any topic they wish.

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How to say quality circle in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quality circle in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quality circle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  • गुणवत्ता मंडलHindi
  • ಗುಣಮಟ್ಟದ ವಲಯKannada

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