Dubai Quality Group
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May 2015

 

 

DUBAI QUALITY GROUP CONCLUDES EMIRATES WOMEN AWARD 2015 BY HONORING EXTRAORDINARY WOMEN PROFESSIONALS AND ENTREPRENEURS

 

Dubai Quality Group honoured women demonstrating leadership in various fields of business and technology in the 12th cycle of Emirates Women Awards.

 

 

The Emirates Women Award 2015 (EWA), under the patronage of HH Shaikh Ahmad Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, honoured women achievers from diverse fields of business and technology on 25th May 2015 at The Address Downtown. The award ceremony, organized by the Dubai Quality Group, was attended by dignitaries and businesswomen from across the country... Read More

 

​Congratulations to the Winners!

 

BUSINESS CATEGORY WINNERS:

  • First Place: Hamideh Ismail Harizi
  • Second Place: Hadeel Al Masri
  • Third Place: Roshi Tandon

PROFESSIONAL CATEGORY WINNERS:

  • First Place: Laila Ali Saif bin Hareb Al Muhairi
  • Second Place: Dr. Reem Mohammad Osman
  • Third Place: Maryam Darwish Al Hashimi

CRITERIA WINNERS:

  • Leadership Criterion: Khuloud Al Nuwais
  • Strategic & Financial Planning Criterion: Homa Ebrahimi
  • Career Achievements Criterion:Dr. Huda Al Suwaidi
  • Community Contribution Criterion:Joelle Khouri
  • Innovation Contribution Criterion:Maryam bin Fahed

 

DQG BOARD OF DIRECTORS MET ON WEDNESDAY, 20 MAY 2015 TO DISCUSS DQG'S FUTURE PLANS

 

 

From Left to Right: Sevil Ermin (Board Member), Fatma Al Mheiri (Board Member), Dr. Yousef Al Akraf (Chairman), Dr. Abdulrahman Al Muaini (Vice Chairman), Prashant Nasery (Finance Director) & Sunil Bahri (late Secretary General)

 

 

OBITUARY - DQG REGRETFULLY ANNOUNCES THE SAD DEMISE OF ITS SECRETARY GENERAL, MR. SUNIL BAHRI 

 

 

 

ASQ UAE PROFESSIONAL AWARD 2015

 

ASQ UAE Chapter in partnership with Department of Economic Development Dubai has launched an Award for Quality Professionals in the UAE

 

Application Deadline: 15 June 2015... Read More

 

 

I HAVE GREAT IDEAS BUT MY BOSS IS NOT RECEPTIVE

- submitted by Paul Sloane (Inspirational Speaker & Facilitator on Innovation, Creativity & Lateral Thinking) 

 

A common complaint that I hear when I run innovation workshops is this, ‘I have plenty of really creative ideas but my boss just isn’t interested in trying anything new. What can I do?’ Let’s leave aside the possibility that this view is itself distorted and take it at face value. It is a tricky situation that most of us will experience at some time. What can be done?... Read More

 

 

“STAGE GATE” PROCESS

- submitted by Dr Farrukh Kidwai (General Manager & Senior Consultant, BLUE OCEAN Management, Training & Consultancy, Dubai)

 

What is a “Stage Gate” process?

This is a very critical tool to develop and or to launch a new product / service in the market “right the first time”; one of the basics of Lean Principle.

 

It creates a discipline for any organization to follow a methodology from innovation to launch and then follow-up. It has been proved time and time again that when a product and or a service is developed and ready to be launched, some critical thinks get over looked... Read More

 

 

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DO YOU HAVE A QUALITY ARTICLE TO SHARE?
 
DQG invites its members to share articles on Quality, Excellence etc. Articles received will be reviewed by the DQG management, and relevant articles will be published in the upcoming newsletters. So, if you think you have the expertise and believe in giving back to the community, we request you to email your articles (in approx. 900 words) to newsletter@dqg.org by 15 April 2015