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Expanding the Six Sigma Toolkit Part One: A Customized Healthcare Toolkit

Useful additions to the Six Sigma healthcare toolkit include techniques based on principles of epidemiology, statistical principles for clinical trials, and Anticipatory Failure Determination...

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

Expanding the Six Sigma Toolkit Part Four: Selecting the Right t-Test

A tool like the pooled t may yield conflicting results depending upon which assumptions about the data are known (or not known) during the Analyze phase of Six Sigma...

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

A Solid Foundation

Five basic tools that can help companies fight resistance to change...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Champion
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Delight Your Customers the Six Sigma Way

Six Sigma can be thought of as a way of using statistics to understand customer needs better and manage business processes to meet those needs...

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

Dressing Season: A Game to Demonstrate the Business Need for Six Sigma: Welcome

Presentation providing game overview, instructions for participants, and notes for facilitators...

  • Filetype: ppt
  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Beginner

Axiomatic Design and DFSS

AD is a structured approach to performance improvement for complex systems that is useful in the concept, preliminary and detail design stages of the systems engineering model...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Master Black Belt

A Designed Statistical Experiment in Automotive Production Engineering

This designed experiment case study demonstrates the use of statistical analysis to determine the source of both common cause and special variation...

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

Design for Six Sigma (DFSS)

Any valid DFSS strategy will involve several core steps that identify it as belonging to Six Sigma: it will privilege customer requirements, assess relevant process capabilities, use statistical tools to select and implement an appropriate design, and pro..

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

Excess Payback from "Hidden Factory" Exploitation

Using Six Sigma to reduce costs and exploit "hidden factories" can enhance the economic value of quality improvement...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Executive

Dressing Season: A Game to Demonstrate the Business Need for Six Sigma: Presenting Six Sigma

Presentation providing overview of Six Sigma and notes for facilitators...

  • Filetype: ppt
  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Beginner

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