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What's Wrong with Six Sigma?

by Wilson, Noel

The first in a three-part series that examines criticisms of Six Sigma, this article addresses the view that Six Sigma is too statistical...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Master Black Belt

Why Divide By n-1?

From a practical perspective, even if 100% inspection occurs on a process, using n-1 to compute the sample standard deviation is appropriate when performing an analytic study...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Black Belt

FMEA Overview

An important component of the Six Sigma tool set, FMEA identifies potential failures, the effects of those failures, and the associated risks of a product or process in order to eliminate or reduce them...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Green Belt

Make Room for Lean

Understanding what makes the Six Sigma/lean combination attractive is a matter of understanding first what lean alone can do, and then determining where it best serves Six Sigma project goals...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Champion

Some Misconceptions about Confidence Intervals

Confidence intervals can be very useful for gaining process knowledge, but practitioners should take care to avoid three common misconceptions about them...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Black Belt

A Six Sigma Recommended Reading List

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Beginner

Comparative Study of Enterprises Implementing Six Sigma in Taiwan

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Champion

Designing Customer Satisfaction and Loyalty Programs for Actionability

Companies that successfully link, align, and deploy customer feedback data within their operations win the game in customer share and profitability...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Executive

A Simple Communication Tool to Aid Project Success

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Green Belt
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21 Common Problems (and What To Do About Them)

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  • Copyright: 2008
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