Business / Human Resources (HR) / ISO 9000: Developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), it is a set of standards for quality management systems that is accepted around the world. Organizations that conform to these standards can receive ISO 9000 certification. The standard intended for quality management system assessment and registration is ISO 9001. The standards apply uniformly to organizations of any size or description.
Science / Geology / Isotropic Substance: One in which the magnitude of a physical property, such as transmission of light is independent of crystallographic direction. MORE
Life Style / Adoption / Liaison: The designation of a person within an organization who has responsibility for facilitating communication, collaboration and coordination between agencies involved in the child protection system. MORE
Technology / Cell Phones / Local-State Governmental Advisory Committee (LSGAC): An FCC-established group that is working on an antenna-siting solution. The LSGAC will advise carriers and communities on antenna siting. MORE