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Quality and Cross-Functional Teams

By Dianna | 15 Sep 2021

I’m a fan of cross-functional teams. My main reason is that the different perspectives that each person brings from their respective areas of the business helps create a more complete vision of product and performance risk. Part of quality (and design!) means assessing and managing risk, and I’ve seen time and again the power of bringing people together: better understanding,…

Product Development’s Important Influence on Monitoring After Launch

By Dianna | 15 Aug 2021

Our design is finally done going to be released to the market. It’s exciting. But before we hand off our design and move on to the next thing, there’s something you need to consider: do we have a good plan in place to capture data about the device, post-market? Because of your role as a designer in product…

Quality and Reliability are Inputs, Well Before Prototype Designs

By Dianna | 15 Jul 2021

You’re at the end of your design process, proud of what you’ve accomplished. And, then come other people from other cross functional groups and they’re saying, “No.” Quality engineering and reliability engineering friends are pointing out some problems with your design.   It’s important to know that Quality and Reliability are inputs into your design process. It is not quality control…

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applying quality thinking during the design process to get the best designs

is like

 pruning a fruit tree as it grows to get the best fruit