Compliance Evaluation

Compliance Check: Preparation

When you hear the word ‘compliance,’ you should immediately think ‘compliance evaluations.’ They are, arguably, the most important part of compliance – that’s why when it is time for your company to go through one, it’s good to have a sense of what to expect. Grasping the compliance evaluation process and what it means for…

virtual audits

Audits: The Virtual Process

With the global pandemic continuing to dictate the way society operates, not a single marketplace, town, or person has been totally unaffected. COVID-19 has drastically changed the world and rapidly brought society into a new normal. A new normal that includes social distancing, wearing masks in public, and a massive shift in the workplace to…

employee training

Maintaining Employee Training

Organizations have a lot on their plate in 2020. Between maintaining a competitive edge in a super-saturated market place, finding the balance of integrated tech and manual processes, surviving the pandemic, and all of the other priorities that need attention – executives and business owners need to rely on team members within their organization to…

ISO 10018

ISO 10018: What to Know

Many ISO’s are developed with the organization in mind. Improving efficiency, removing redundancies, developing a culture of continual improvement, etc. These systematic improvements are the focal point of many ISO’s. However, every single one of these ISO’s relies on one vital aspect; the employment of knowledgeable and capable staff. ISO 10018 regards the quality people…

ISO 9001 Implementation Plan

Developing An ISO 9001 Plan

ISO 9001 is by and large the most popular quality management system (QMS) certification obtained by businesses across the globe. With over 1 million organizations certified throughout 170 different countries – implementing ISO 9001 elevates a company’s competitive edge. Bolstering quality management processes and procedures is an essential strategy to staying current and offering customers…

sustainable future

Creating A Sustainable Future

ISO standards have been developed with a myriad of goals in mind. There are, of course, the many obvious benefits that attaining ISO certifications bring to a company. These benefits include elements like, improved efficiency, a culture of continual improvement, higher levels of employee engagement and satisfaction, and much more. However, ISO standards have also…

remote compliance training

Remote Compliance Training

In these unprecedented times due to the global pandemic and COVID-19, more companies are approving work-from-home accommodations than ever before. With the science indicating that companies should continue to operate remotely for the foreseeable future and wherever possible – ensuring compliance despite a remote working environment is a growing concern.  Remote compliance training was already…

forbes business council

Forbes Business Council

Forbes Business Council Is an Invitation-Only Community for Successful Business Owners and Leaders Clarkston, Michigan. May 1, 2020 — Glacier Consulting, a standards compliance auditor and consulting company, has been accepted into the Forbes Business Council, the foremost growth and networking organization for successful business owners and leaders worldwide. Glacier Consulting was vetted and selected…

quality internal audit

Prevent Quality Problems

As your production floor busily produces more of your company’s product, you learn that an important customer has called about a defective piece of equipment they just bought from you.  How could this have happened? Your processes are monitored and standards are maintained every step of the way. The boss is upset and you need to…