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Using Queuing Theory to Improve Patient Experience and Reduce ER Wait Times

January 26, 2023

Have you or a family member ever had to visit a hospital Emergency Room? What

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Concepts DMAIC

How Green Belt Certification and DMAIC Improved Help Desk Resolution Time By 64%

January 26, 2023

Lean and Six Sigma practices are ultimately about helping businesses use efficiency to provide the

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Concepts Kaizen

Continuous Improvement and the 3p Approach Helped Deschutes Become An Industry Leader

January 25, 2023

You may have taken notice of Deschutes lately. In the last few years, it has

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How Lean Six Sigma Practices Helped ZARA Achieve Global Success

January 25, 2023

ZARA changes its clothing designs every two weeks on average, offering upwards of 11,000 distinct

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DMAIC

How DMAIC and Listening to Its Customers Helped Revitalize Coca-Cola

January 24, 2023

In 1985, Coca-Cola embarked on what is since viewed as one of the worst marketing

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DMAIC

Lean Six Sigma Improved the Efficiency of a Growing Business

January 22, 2023

On the Success Stories podcast with Marshall Atkinson, Ali Banholzer of Wear Your Spirit Warehouse

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Concepts Methodology Project Management

Y

January 17, 2023

In discussions about the Six Sigma methodology, you will often find the equation Y=F(x). It

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Concepts Methodology Teams

TEAM

January 17, 2023

When you are part of an organization that is working towards goals, you are part

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Concepts Methodology

Result Measurables

January 17, 2023

Measurables indicate how a process is performing or how customer expectations are being met. These

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Concepts Methodology

Randomization: Key to Reducing Bias and Increasing Accuracy

January 17, 2023

Not all experiments are created equal. Learn how randomization can improve the validity of any

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Six Sigma Methodology Total Quality Management (TQM)

How Total Quality Management Got Xerox Back on Track

January 16, 2023

Xerox went from being an industry leader to resting on its laurels. Their focus shifted

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Concepts Methodology

Tukey’s (1-way ANOVA)

January 16, 2023

ANOVA will tell you whether there is a statistically significant difference in the population means

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Lean Six Sigma Case Studies

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The Cost of Customer Misalignment (& How to Fix It)

June 21, 2022

This consumer products company has a large portfolio of products. Working with key customers, the

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Case Studies Chemicals Implementation Industries

Data Transformations Helped One Company Better Analyze Their Process Data

April 27, 2022

Many statistical tools make an assumption your data distribution is normal. That will not necessarily

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Case Studies Design of Experiments (DOE) Implementation Industries Pharmaceuticals Six Sigma Tools & Templates

How Design of Experiments (DOE) Helped a Pharma Company Extend Product Shelf Life

April 25, 2022

After a period of time, liquid pharmaceuticals lose their efficacy and must be destroyed because

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Case Studies

Chi-Square Analysis Helped This Company Increase Sales by 8.9%

March 30, 2022

Chi-square analysis is a powerful tool for examining the relationship between variables formatted in a

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Case Studies

Using Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) Reduced Adverse Medical Events at This Hospital

March 30, 2022

After experiencing multiple adverse medical events, one large hospital system moved from the sole use

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Case Studies

Conjoint Analysis Helped This Company Develop a Blockbuster New Packaging Design and Sell More Product

March 30, 2022

Stop guessing what your customers value in your product or service. Use conjoint analysis to

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Lean Six Sigma Certification Levels

August 29, 2022

Dr. Mikel Harry is often credited with adapting the martial art concept of belt rankings

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Lean Six Sigma Champion Training and Certification

August 29, 2022

The rock band, Queen, celebrated Champions with these lyrics; “We are the champions…. my friends….And

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Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt training and certification

August 26, 2022

Does the term Master Black Belt sound pretty impressive? It should, because it is the

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Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Training and Certification

August 26, 2022

Will having a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt allow you to break bricks and beat

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Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training and Certification

August 26, 2022

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt is where your more advanced training and certification begins. If

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Lean Six Sigma White Belt Training and Certification

August 22, 2022

You are ready to start your Lean Six Sigma journey but where do you start?

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Lean Six Sigma Training and Certification

August 22, 2022

Organizations have been deploying and implementing Lean Six Sigma for decades. Yet, there are still

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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training and certification

August 22, 2022

After completing your training and certification for White Belt, your next step might be to

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What is the Best Lean Six Sigma Training and Certification?

August 19, 2022

Getting recommendations from others for your Lean Six Sigma training and certification is a good

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Concepts

Using Queuing Theory to Improve Patient Experience and Reduce ER Wait Times

January 26, 2023

Have you or a family member ever had to visit a hospital Emergency Room? What

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Concepts DMAIC

How Green Belt Certification and DMAIC Improved Help Desk Resolution Time By 64%

January 26, 2023

Lean and Six Sigma practices are ultimately about helping businesses use efficiency to provide the

Continue reading
Concepts Kaizen

Continuous Improvement and the 3p Approach Helped Deschutes Become An Industry Leader

January 25, 2023

You may have taken notice of Deschutes lately. In the last few years, it has

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