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?
How do you improve quality control in your company? How can you improve quality control through changes to the shop floor, procurement, engineering and corporate culture?
Check sheets are data collection forms used to record the occurrence of defect. How do you create check sheets?
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...
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 are the advantages and disadvantages of Six Sigma?
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.
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.
Total Quality Management or TQM seeks to deliver perfection the first time, on time and within budget. How did TQM come to be? What are the alternatives to TQM?