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Dave “Thumper” Longstaff
Dave “Thumper” Longstaff
Works at Quality ITC Consultants Limited
Attends Local pub
Lives in Milton Keynes
What is it? Department purpose analysis (DPA) is a process for applying the concepts and principles of management in a practical way. It is designed to ensure that a department, team or group is achie...
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This months update on TQM principles
Meetings are an essential part of business life. When you add up how much time you actually spend in meetings, you may surprise yourself: middle managers typically spend 35% of their working week in m...
Document Doctors first official post
The cost of poor quality indicates 'how it is today' and in particular it can be used: To size problems and focus attention for need for improvement: As a useful tool in Step 1 of the Problem Solving ...
Apparently, people think that I am a bit eccentric, I prefer to think that I am creative.
A retired Freelance Technical Author and web designer living in Milton Keynes, founder member of MK classic car club, and member of the Brothers of the Third Wheel International Association, a family of Trikers. UK area 2 - Motley Krew. See you in a rally field.
Fellow of the Institute of Scientific and Technical Communicators, and Certified Internal Quality Auditor. A client once gave me the title of the Document Doctor, which I still use today.
- Local pubLife studies, 1975 - present
- Greenside Pudsey1960 - 1962
- Wayside Singapore1962 - 1965
- Catrick - uk1965 - 1965
- Gutersloh Germany1965 - 1968
- Cranford - Hounslow1968 - 1969
- Stanley Avenue UK1969 - 1972
- Willsden Tech1972 - 1973
- Hatch End Tech1973 - 1974
- Watford Tech1974 - 1975
Freelance Technical Author/Business & Solutions Analyst
everything from company director, business analysis etc to fabricator in wood, metal, plastic etc. Currently spending my retirement restoring cars, trikes etc...
- Quality ITC Consultants LimitedRetired Freelance Technical Author/Business Analyst/Quality Auditor, present
- Alcatel-Lucent, CACHE, Eircom, Ford - Fujitsu, Egon Zender, Hewlett Packard, Highways Agency, Ionica, Skills2learn, T-Systems, WorkSmartContract Technical Author/Business Analyst/Quality Auditor
- Aculab, BT, Call Out Services,Development Manager/Publications Manager/Quality Manager
Watford UK 27 - 32 - Queensbury UK 24-27 - Kingsbury UK 17 - 23 - Wembley UK 14-17 - BP - Hounslow UK 12-13 - BF in Herford, Germany 10-12 - BF - Catrick UK 10 - BF in Singapore 7-10 - BR - Pudsey UK 3 m - 7 - BF in Austria 0-3 m - BF = British Forces