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Fishbone (Cause and Effect) Diagram

by Christolear, Dean

A tool for analyzing process dispersion. It is also referred to as the "Ishikawa diagram," because Kaoru Ishikawa developed it, and the "fishbone diagram," because the complete diagram resembles a fish skeleton. The diagram illustrates the main causes and..

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Define
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DMAIC Toolkit

by Sharma, Aseem

This simple Excel matrix shows the possible tools and techniques applicable to the DMAIC Cycle, from the Define to the Control stages...

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Define
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AHP Matrix Template

by Sharma, Aseem

Preferences can be termed as a % ratio scale of priority. It can be used in both the Define and Measure phases and can be applied after gathering VOC data...

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Define, DMAIC: Measure
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Chi Square Contingency Table

by Christolear, Dean

This spreadsheet allows the user to look for differences between groups of data. Use this spread sheet when you have proportional data...

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Analyze
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Stakeholder Analysis Template

by Brack, Rodney

This template shows the impact of stakeholders' attitudes, activity, power and interest in determining stakeholder engagement strategies...

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Define
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Cause & Effects Rating Matrix

by Okon, Stephen

This tool is used to help decide which inputs from a Cause & Effects/Fishbone diagram should be addressed first. (Tab 1) Rank major categories of the output first, and then rate the inputs against the weighted output categories. (Tab 2) Copy the results a..

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Analyze
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Disenos de Experimentos Factoriales (Spanish language Full Factorial DOE)

by Stutz, Ricardo

Esta herramienta se puede utilizar para medir los resultados de combinaciones multiples de factores...

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Improve
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Performance Gap Matrix template

by McCain, Cecelia

The performance gap matrix is used to identify the performance gaps between one organization and a best practice leader by reducing data to common denominators. Complete instructions are included in the file...

  • Filetype: doc
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Define
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Virtual (CNC) Machine Spreadsheet

by Christolear, Dean

This spreadsheet simulates a Computer Numerical Control (CNC) shaft machining operation. Changes can be made to the Spindle Speed, Feed Rate and Depth of Cut. A single pass or double pass program can be selected. You can Copy/Paste the resulting data into..

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Improve
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Sigma and Cost of Quality Calculator

by Maxwell, Steve

This is a quick tool which can be used anytime in a Six Sigma project which automatically calculates the sigma levels and cost of quality based upon units produced, units consumed, defects and unit price. This tool is pretty basic but is handy when you ne..

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates

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