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Buying Stock in Six Sigma?

Public announcements of new Six Sigma implementations, new corporate leadership, Black Belt certifications, and improvement results all have the potential to attract investors' attention...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Executive

Steady Does It For DynMcDermott

To provide a structure for Baldrige, DynMcDermott Petroleum Operations became certified in ISO 9001 and matured its system by applying Six Sigma to its critical processes...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Executive

Quality Thinking: Models for Learning Organizations

Managers and workers can use Quality models to change the way they think about the work they do...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Executive

Focusing on the Power of Six Sigma in the Healthcare Insurance Industry: Lowering Medical Costs While Improving Patient Service and Outcomes

This paper, originally presented at ASQ's World Conference on Quality and Improvement in May 2005, describes how one healthcare insurance company has begun to use Six Sigma not only to make itself more efficient and effective internally, but is now also d..

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Executive

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

Return to the Core of a Quality System

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  • Copyright: 2008
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Using the Voice of the Customer to Seed the Perfect Storm

Stormy conditions have transformed the competitive landscape and made Six Sigma essential...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Executive

Sarbanes-Oxley & Six Sigma: Getting the Most from Bi-Lateral Leverage

This presentation from ASQ's Six Sigma Conference discusses how leveraging the infrastructure, culture, discipline and tools of a Six Sigma deployment can maximize the return on investment for Sarbanes-Oxley compliance efforts...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Executive

Reduction of Yarn Packing Defects Using Six Sigma Methods: A Case Study

By using the standard Six Sigma DMAIC model, this Indian textile company was able to reduce rejection during packing of finished yarn cones by measuring the current performance level and initiating proper remedial action...

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Executive

IT Performance Management Using IT-BSC and Six Sigma

Integrating IT-balanced scorecard and Six Sigma provides what any IT performance management effort needs: a structured system for collecting measures and metrics, using them to understand process performance gaps and improvement solutions, and performing..

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  • Copyright: 2008
  • Keywords:Executive

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