This web site introduces the eight quality management principles on which the quality management system standards of the revised ISO 9000:2000 series are based. These principles can be used by senior management as a framework to guide their organizations towards improved performance.
American National Standards Institute
The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), founded in 1918, is a non-profit membership organization that is fully involved in its support of the goals of U.S. and global standardization and committed to enhancing the quality of life.
National Association of Purchasing Management
Founded in 1915, NAPM is a communication link with more than 40,000 purchasing and supply management professionals. NAPM provides a wide range of educational products and programs.
American Society of Engineering & Education
ASEE plays a role in developing programs and policies that enable engineering education and allied branches of science and technology to meet challenges of global competition. ASEE provides a link among educational institutes, corporations and government agencies.
Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
The worlds largest technical professional society. Founded in 1884, today’s institute has more than 320,000 members whose goal is promoting the practice of electrical, electronics and computer engineering and computer science.
National Electronics Manufacturing Initiative
NEMI is a private-public partnership focused on leveraging existing resources for sustained growth of electronics manufacturing in the United States.
World Time Clock
This is a great site to obtain the time and date from any location on the globe. There is a world time search function and calendar generator.