The Six Sigma process improvement methodology grew out of the DMAIC method. What are the six steps of Six Sigma, and what do each of them entail?
What is a Plan for Every Part? What are the constraints on the PFEP system?
What are the advantages and disadvantages of Six Sigma?
Why is Lean replacing Six Sigma and other quality initiatives in business? Why is Lean growing in popularity compared to Six Sigma and other quality improvement methodologies?
Design for Six Sigma or DFSS aims to build the product right the first time every time. How do you bring Six Sigma quality into the product design or manufacturing planning process?
Dr. W. Edward Deming is regarded as the initiator of quality revolution in Japan. His findings are statistical and give powerful insights of excellent quality management; in his book “Out of the crisis” we can observe the Deming 14 points on...
What is Lean Six Sigma? When did Lean Six Sigma come about, and what is the relationship between Lean Six Sigma and Six Sigma?
Here I reflect on my short stint in the aerospace industry in the United States of America. I discuss what components of quality (e.g., quality assurance, failure/external failure, and prevention) factor into the high costs of operations.
Statistical process control is one of the tools that an organization can use to determine whether a process works the way it is intended to do.
This tutorial on how to create a regression in Minitab includes sample data to follow along with. Explore this straight forward explanation and short analysis of the results.