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    Dr. John Toussaint, former CEO and president of the ThedaCare healthcare system, shares his lessons learned in applying Lean in his recent book.
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  • Forrest Breyfogle, president and CEO of Smarter Solutions, Inc., offers his perspective on starting a Six Sigma initiative – from what can be learned from successful deployments to required resources and l […]

  • Michael George, chairman and CEO of George Group, answers common questions about integrating the Lean and Six Sigma methodologies.
    Q: What is Lean?
    Lean is a methodology that is used to accelerate the velocity […]

  • Six Sigma – what does it mean?
    “Six Sigma is a quality program that, when all is said and done, improves your customer’s experience, lowers your costs, and builds better leaders. — Jack Welch

    Six Sigma at m […]

  • Design for Six Sigma (DFSS), or the Six Sigma DMADV process (Define, Measure, Analyze, Design, Verify), is an improvement system used to develop new processes or products at Six Sigma quality levels. It also can […]

  • By Terence Collier

    Quality tool books are full of terms, acronyms and charts that can make a non-quality professional faint of heart (some quality professionals as well). Here is how to change the “policing” […]

  • Education is a key component of your Six Sigma initiative. Below is a recommendation of what should be included in your training, whether conducted in-house or by a third-party consultant. If you feel that some […]

  • Education is a key component of your Six Sigma initiative. Below is a recommendation of what should be included in your training, whether conducted in-house or by a third-party consultant. If you feel that some […]

  • While training Lean Six Sigma Champions, who help set the culture of the deployment, it is important to focus on early education, applying Little’s Law and establishing a robust project selection […]

  • Education is a key component of your Six Sigma initiative. Below is a recommendation of what should be included in your training, whether conducted in-house or by a third-party consultant. If you feel that some […]

  • ThumbnailEducation is a key component of your Six Sigma initiative. Below is a recommendation of what should be included in your training, whether conducted in-house or by a third-party consultant. If you feel that some […]

  • Once a critical mass of Green Belts (GBs) and Black Belts (BBs) have been reached, and leadership is convinced of the value of their projects, the internal development of Master Black Belts (MBBs) becomes a higher […]

  • A medical imaging device manufacturer’s profitability was severely affected by quality defects in its x-ray tube product line. In addition, customer satisfaction was suffering due to consistently missed production […]

  • ThumbnailApplying powerful design of experiments (DOE) tools to make your system more robust to variations in component levels and processing factors, as evidenced by this case study involving the improvement of a paraffin […]

  • A focus on the rewards and recognition associated with a successful Six Sigma deployment, detailed by team role.
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    By Charles Waxer
    Six Sigma is a quality methodology that can produce significant […]

  • For many middle and senior managers who are considering business improvement initiatives, the thought of committing resources to a three- or four-month Six Sigma project can be a daunting. Many managers feel they […]

  • ThumbnailWhen a standardized process is not in place, practitioners may benefit from conducting a shorter form of improvement project called DMC.
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    By Luca Bencini and Steve Pautz
    After coaching Lean Six Sigma […]

  • ThumbnailA transactional process improvement case study offers guidance for engaging stakeholders in each stage of a project.
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    By Michael Ohler, Hartmut Schul and Uwe Schwantes
    Problem solving teams are often […]

  • ThumbnailTo increase plant efficiency, organizations should focus both on broader as well as detailed factors. One way to manage the improvement process is by following the 5V approach, which includes popular Lean Six […]

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