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Preparing Your Organization for Six Sigma

Before Black Belt training and improvement projects begin, establish a Six Sigma infrastructure that will sustain your initiative for the long term...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Beginner

Improve Project Planning with a Project Hopper

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Champion

Six Sigma's Power to Save: A DMAIC Project Reduces Energy Consumption for Visible Savings

A Six Sigma DMAIC project reduced energy consumption levels by 28% and achieved yearly savings of US $122,200 at a radiator manufacturing plant in Pune, India...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Black Belt
Open Access

Variation

A short introduction to the concept of variation and its relationship to improvement and business excellence...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Beginner

From Project to Program: Key Lessons for Implementing Improvements

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Champion

Quality Across the Organization: A Lean/Six Sigma Approach

Six Sigma and lean strategies can be implemented companywide in manufacturing industries with service departments to maximize the reduction in cost and nonvalue added activities...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Champion

Interaction Effects in Designed Experiments

The first in a series of three articles developed to address common misconceptions regarding designed experiments, this discussion uses a hypothetical example to explore the impact of interaction effects...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Master Black Belt

Selecting the Right Training Provider

A form you can fill in on-line or download and print out combines both quantitative and qualitative questions for evaluating potential training providers...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Executive

Improving Customer Satisfaction through Six Sigma: A Paint Shop Case Study

by Kapadia, M. M.

A paint shop in Pune, India, achieved a fourfold improvement in quality levels in this four-month Six Sigma project...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Black Belt
Open Access

Process Capability

The capability of a process is a statistical indicator of how well it is functioning. This introduction includes four common ways to compute process capability...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Beginner

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