What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Quality Manager in Akron:
"Everyone says they want quality."
Companies often don't mean what they say about quality being the most important aspect. Most often they care about "visible" quality and will ignore everything the customer can't see.
Quality Manager in Russellville:
You have to live it if you want to be successful. Have an open mind and a positive outlook. Be prepared a willing to learn.
Quality Manager in Cypress:
"Manage quality system for medical device manufacturer."
Manage quality system for medical device manufacturer.
Quality Manager in Columbus:
"Spend more time planning out your career."
Spend more time planning out you career and think about the steps you need to get where you want to go. Change jobs as needed to get closer to your goal. Always do what you love to do.
Quality Manager in Washington:
"Lots of work."
Most times you will be the only one doing all the work. Most organizations will cut quality before they cut other departments. Make sure to keep management engaged and buy-in to the process or they will do away with it, if they do not see the value.