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Total Quality Management and Organizations
A close look at total quality management in three different organizations.
# 124057 | 1,500 words | 7 sources | APA | 2008 | US

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The paper considers how a service company (Home Depot), a manufacturer (Boise Cascade) and a government organization (the state of NJ) use total quality management in their operations. A matrix comparing the different approaches is included.

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"Total quality management (TQM) is often associated with manufacturing and production where samples can be pulled and tested to verify that they are within quality guidelines. However, many organizations-including government entities-are engaged in activities that still depend on high-quality but where quality is more difficult to quantify and measure. One of these is the retail sector. Companies rely on product quality from their suppliers, but also quality with regard to delivery payment and return processing. In government service, quality may be..."

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