Measurement and Statistics


Editor's Pick

Driven by Metrics

by Okes, Duke

Performance metrics are a necessary part of managing an organization. However, they have good and bad impacts on individual behavior, so organizations need to find ways to maximize the good while minimizing the potential damage....


Are These the Same?

by Ferryanto, Liem

How can we prove the performance of a newly designed product is equivalent to the performance of a standard already-available product or on new performance target?...


Statistics Spotlight: Time for Lean Six Sigma 2.0?

by Snee, Ronald D.; Hoerl, Roger W.

One of the primary roles of statisticians and quality professionals is to help their organizations solve problems and improve their performance. Lean Six Sigma has proven over decades to be an effective approach to improvement....


Statistics Spotlight: Revisiting the Old Seven

by Barsalou, Matthew

The seven quality tools, also known as the old seven or the classic seven, are easy-to-use methods that every quality professional should know. These tools were first collected in Kaoru Ishikawa’s classic book Guide to Quality Control....



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