Total Quality Management is a set of mental tools used to manipulate people into doing something which, had they realized how they were persuaded, they might not have chosen to do whatever it was that was suggested.

Change agents emerge in all sorts of arenas to facilitate change.  I have been mostly concerned with this activity in public schools.

A clear, but lengthy explanation of what TQM's use in public schools has accomplished constitutes the first article. If one does not understand what has happened to our public schools, reading this article is mandatory.

1.  Total Quality Madness   by Jed Brown

2.  Six Secrets of Introducing Successful Change in Your Church  by Charles Arn

3.  An Example of How TQM Works in the Corporate World