15May 2018

This year’s focus for Mental Health Awareness Week is stress. According to the Mental Health Foundation website, research has shown that two thirds of us experience a mental health problem in our lifetimes, and stress is a key factor in this. I’m a huge advocate for promoting mental health and wellbeing within my company. I […]

19Apr 2018

If you’ve received a request for an audit date from a new customer – that’s great news. You’re on your way to securing their business: you’ve passed the initial checks, the finishing line is edging closer and you’re on the home straight. Once upon a time, the need for an audit might have been seen […]

25Jan 2018

If any of you caught the BBC documentary, The Truth About Looking Good, a couple of weeks back, you’ll understand why the rise in cosmetics and the claims supporting them are now under the spotlight. With the increase in attention from the public and the media, manufacturers are stepping up and acknowledging the growing scrutiny of […]

04Jan 2018

Towards the end of 2017, Quality Context are delighted to have appointed a further three talented individuals to join our ever-expanding team. Joining the consultancy team are: Lisa Grassie and Anthony Howe as Technical Managers, as well as Ruth Whitehead as a Programme Manager. In their new roles, they will work for clients worldwide, delivering […]

20Dec 2017

Written by Dulce Farrow I have been working at Quality Context for a year now as a Programme Manager within the Consultancy Team. Prior to joining Quality Context I studied for my PHD and following that, worked for large corporate organisations. Now a year has passed, I wanted to take the time to reflect upon […]

15Nov 2017

Written by our Founding Director. Kate Krachai The theme for this year’s World Quality Day was ‘Everyday Leadership’. As the leader of an organisation that promotes quality, I wanted to take this as an opportunity to revisit why I chose quality as a career, what quality means to me and hopefully reflect upon how I […]

13Nov 2017

Earlier this month, Quality Context raised almost £5,000 for its nominated charity, Sheffield Children’s Hospital, through ticket sales for our annual training conference. The event, now in its third year, was held at the legendary Crucible Theatre in Sheffield and focussed on the world of medical devices. With Sheffield’s rich heritage in manufacturing, we thought […]

24Oct 2017

Data integrity and the use of technology is under scrutiny now more than ever. In recent years, it has really entered the limelight. I am sure many quality professionals will tell you they’ve had sleepless nights before inspections thinking about this very topic. There is an abundance of case studies out there regarding falsified data. […]