October 2012 New Clients Established!

The month has seen a great response from my recent marketing campaign to increase the amount of consultancy work I do. Two responses, judging by the postcodes, are within a few hundred metres of each other which will save on travel time! Six other potential clients are now in contact with me to establish just… Read more »

August 2012 The Olympic Dream

The end of July and the start of August saw me as a volunteer driver in the Olympics based in the Olympic Park. We all had new BMWs and the Olympic Lanes really seemed to work with no hold ups for the Olympic drivers and few queues for the normal drivers. The whole project of… Read more »

June 2012 Great Yarmouth to Bahrain

June has seen my marketing campaign pick up speed and it may be that people reading this diary entry have been prompted to do so by receiving information from me. I welcome you to my web site and I hope the information available is sufficient for you to move forward with using me for any… Read more »

May 2012 Balmy Hungary

A new marketing campaign is now underway and some people looking at my website may well be potential clients. Welcome to the website and I hope it provides the information you require to make a considered decision on using my expertise in the AS 9100, 9110 & 9120 management standards. The first week of the… Read more »

March 2012 Travels Galore

Another 2 day internal auditing course was given in Northamptonshire and once again I was able to pass on the experience I have gained through doing a number of AS 9100, 9120 & 9110 upgrade audits in Europe, Middle East and Russia. The month started with a week’s audit up in Inverness with a view… Read more »

Feb 2012 Visit to Riyadh Desert

The month started with a 2 day course for the changeover to AS 9100 Rev C where I was able to put over a great deal of Rev C experience gained over the last 12 months. It was relaxing to be able to instruct when on many days I am involved with quite stressful auditing…. Read more »

Jan 2012 Dutch Cheese, German Sausage

January found me in Germany, Holland and Mansfield; I suppose someone has to audit in Mansfield!! The Dutch audit was right on the Dutch/German border and was a 2 hour train journey from Schiphol airport. However, on the return journey, I was waiting at the station, platform 4b when the train came in so fast… Read more »

Dec 2011 Turkish Delight Part 2

December has been a relatively quiet month in the run up to Christmas but it has involved my giving a 2 day training course on Internal auditing to AS 9100 Rev C. However, the experience level in the course varied tremendously and it was difficult at times keeping everyone ‘on board’ right through the course…. Read more »

Nov 2011 Turkish Delight

Consultancy work was carried out at a previous client to prepare them for the Rev C upgrade audit and to implement an extension to their scope to include design. A visit to another client showed steady progress towards their AS 9120 certificate with hopefully a speeding up at the start of next year to get… Read more »

Oct 2011 Tour of Saudi Arabia

This month started with a quick visit to Toulouse for an upgrade audit on a global American Company. These upgrade audits to AS 9100 Rev C are becoming the routine audit at the moment but each one is taking much more time than previously and is contributing to a shortage of auditing time before the… Read more »