What is a management system?

Management System Concepts
There are many definitions of a management system, but here are two that get straight to the point: "A management system describes the set of procedures an organization needs to follow in order to meet its objectives... This process of systemizing how things are done is known as a management system." - ISO.org "A management system is the framework of policies, processes, and procedures used by an organization to ensure that it can fulfill all the tasks required to achieve its objectives." - Wikipedia.org In my mind, a management system is the way in which an organization will standardize its processes in order to consistently achieve its intended outcomes. Every management system is unique, there is no cut-paste approach to the implementation of an effective management system. What works for one may…
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