Using resource models to manage the utilization of human resources can lead to higher service levels, lower costs and other benefits. This case study within the field of information technology shows the mechanics of building such a model.
I suggested that we try a concept tree. This was not a tool that I had ever introduced in a meeting; frankly, it was something that I did not think my audience would buy.
As announced in the Democrat & Chronicle today, Xerox is cutting its formal Lean Six Sigma program ("Xerox cutting back on Lean Six Sigma program, jobs").
Complex topics can be fully understood by everyone when practitioners adhere to the principle of "keep it super simple," or KISS.
A medical devices company launched a substrate development effort using DFSS and DOE to predict the stress caused by the laser welding process and ensure product reliability.
How many times has it felt like there are great team dynamics in the conference room but when it comes time to execute change, no one acts? Learn strategies for greater team engagement as well as common pitfalls to avoid.
Gaining support to implement and sustain a continuous improvement program is an oft-voiced concern of Lean Six Sigma practitioners. Learn three keys for successfully gaining buy-in.
Have you been paying attention to your iSixSigma User Profile rankings? We've had a couple of community members jump levels in the past month.