September 2017 Print

10TH ANNUAL SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUALITY CONFERENCE

ASQ 0711 is pleased to announce that we will be offering reimbursement for the Southern California Quality Conference for one day of your choice (11/3 Workshop or 11/4 Workshop).  This offer is limited to current 0711 Section members on a first come, first serve basis. Please bring your receipt/proof of registration to the September or October meeting for reimbursement.

Workshop on November 3rd, 2017; Conference on November 4th, 2017 

Grow Your Influence In the Profession, Throughout The Organization, and Around The World

The 2017 Southern California Quality Conference (SCQC) is in its tenth consecutive year. Our mission is to provide a forum for like minded professionals to exchange their ideas and learn from workshops and presentations resulting in enhancements to personal development and business acumen, building on the foundation of quality. Four local sections of ASQ are collaborating to produce an excellent learning and networking opportunity for all attendees and we are looking forward to seeing you at the conference.

Spread the word among coworkers and friends that this event is not to be missed. With a selection of workshops on Friday, an impressive slate of speakers on Saturday, and networking opportunities galore; there will be a plethora of “take-a-ways” for everyone. We are expecting this year to sell out, so register early to ensure you lock in a spot. Have a quality day, see you on the 1st weekend in November!

For more details, please visit http://socalqualityconference.com/

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Calendar of Events

September Dinner Meeting:

Our next meeting will be Wednesday, September 20th at The Little Green Onions Restuarant at 7:00PM (6723 Brockton Ave, Riverside, CA 92506). Our presenter will be Heather Wieshlow.

Heather Wieshlow is a Certified Coach, Author, Speaker and Owner of Turning Point Coaching and Consulting. Since 1998 she has helped thousands of professionals gain clarity during their career transitions and creates success plans for their lives. She has worked with individuals in businesses, organizations and government programs in all aspects of Career Discovery, Career Design and Career Development. Her energetic, personal, insightful and interactive style combines over 20 years of business expertise with a solid foundation based on wholistic principles and real-world common sense. Heather is a Graduate of the Newfield Coaching for Professional and Professional Mastery Program (CPPM), Master Career Director (MCD), a certified Job and Career Transition Coach (JCTC) and holds a Career Transition Coach Certification from Chapman University. www.aturningpoint.com

We are looking 2018 for dinner speakers:

If you would like to share your experience at a future dinner meeting, please contact Vern Goodwalt at vgoodwalt@aol.com for more information.

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Certification

ASQ Certification is a great tool to further your professional development, build your resume and strengthen your skills as a quality professional. Details on upcoming certification exams and refreshers courses are below. 

Certification:

CQT, CQI, CRE, CBA, CHA, CMQ/OE, SSBB, MBB, SSYB, CSQP 

  • Testing Window: November 3 - 19, 2017
  • Application Deadline: October 6, 2017

 

CQA, CQE, CQIA, CSQE, CSSGB, CQPA, CCT, CPGP

  • Testing Window: October 6 - 22, 2017
  • Application Deadline: September 8, 2017

 

For more information on ASQ Certification, please visit https://asq.org/cert/dates

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Recertification

Are your certifications due for renewal? ASQ allows you to submit your recertification application up to six months before and after the due date. The RUs must occur within the recertification period. There is now an online RU Recertification Journal available at ASQ.org. The RU journal allows you to log your points in online as you complete them over the three year period. hps://asq.org/cert/myru

If you prefer, you may mail paper copies of your journal, supporting documentation and ASQ payment to:

Toni (Lucero) Aurelio

19069 Van Buren Blvd., Ste 114-453

Riverside, CA 92508

Or submit application via email to: toni.lucero@yahoo.com, Subject: ASQ Recertification

If you have any questions, please contact Toni (Lucero) Aurelio at 626-318-1396  

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Help Wanted!

Do you have a job posting that you would like to share? If so, please contact chair@asq711.org to have your job posted on the 0711 website and announced at our next monthly meeting.

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Volunteers Needed

There are a few open positions in our leadership committee. If you are interested in serving as a leader in ASQ0711, please contact Paul Doherty at dohertyfive@msn.com

We currently have the following openings:

  • Arrangements Chair
  • Section Secretary 
  • Nominating Committee 
  • Website Chair
  • Voice of the Customer Chair
  • Membership Chair
  • 2018 Program Chair

 

Committee Leaders can earn up to 2.0 RUs towards recertification.

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