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QFD: Two Steps to CTQ Identification

To perform a quality function deployment (QFD) analysis, identify customer and technical requirements and then translate them to part critical to quality characteristics...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Black Belt

The Two-Sample t-Test and Randomization Test

This article discusses when and why the two-sample t may be considered robust to the assumptions of normality and random sampling...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Black Belt

Process Improvement Prerequisites

Black Belts can ensure a fast start to their projects by remembering that before any process can improve, it should first be defined, measured, understood, and held in control...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Black Belt

Using Balanced Scorecard for Six Sigma

Make optimum use of the metrics reported through balanced scorecards and dashboards as part of a Six Sigma implementation...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Black Belt

Seven Tools for Understanding Processes

For Six Sigma beginners: an introduction to the 'seven tools of quality' and where they fit in the Six Sigma methodology...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Beginner
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Is Your Process on Its Best Behavior?

When viewing data in a time series, Six Sigma practitioners are cautiously aware of trends and seasonality effects. A deseasonalized and a trend process behavior chart illustrate the disadvantages of time series modeling where a cause and effect model wit..

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  • Copyright: 2008
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Return to the Core of a Quality System

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Executive

Six Sigma and Statistical Leadership

Six Sigma can provide career opportunities for statisticians who are ready to migrate to leadership roles...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Black Belt

Tying Supplier Inputs to Outputs

Supply chain improvement begins by identifying metrics based on logistics, financial information, and quality measurements and then tying those metrics to productivity outputs...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Green Belt

Introduction to Six Sigma Experience Levels

The network of Six Sigma roles in any given deployment includes the "belts" who conduct projects and the Executives and Champions who keep the program moving in a planned direction...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Beginner

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