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Strength-Based Lean Six Sigma

Strength-Based Lean Six Sigma

By: David Shaked

Publisher: Kogan Page

Publication Date: 03-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 19-OCT-2013

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Six Sigma Six Sigma Six Sigma seeks to improve the quality of process outputs by ... statistical methods. The term ‘Six Sigma’ comes from a field of statistics known as ... customers’ requirements). Processes that operate with ‘Six Sigma quality’ produce

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Six Sigma For Dummies, 2nd Edition

Six Sigma For Dummies, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2012

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The fast and easy way to understand and implement Six Sigma The world's largest and most profitable companies—including the likes of GE, Bank of America, Honeywell, DuPont, Samsung, Starwood Hotels, Bechtel, and Motorola—have used Six Sigma to achieve breathtaking improvements in business performance, in everything from products to processes to complex systems and even in work environments. Over the past decade, over $100 billion in bottom-line performance has been achieved through corporate Six Sigma programs. Yet, despite its astounding effectiveness, few outside of the community of...

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The Mcgraw-Hill 36-Hour Course : Lean Six Sigma

The Mcgraw-Hill 36-Hour Course : Lean Six Sigma

By: Sheila Shaffie; Shahbaz Shahbazi

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 09-APR-2012

Insert Date: 24-JUL-2012

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Six Sigma Six Sigma In the late 1970s, many U.S.-based companies began adopting ... the benefits of a new quality game changer: Six Sigma. The world of quality began to converge on Six Sigma because of the benefits it delivered and its flexibility in terms of

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Statistics for Six Sigma Made Easy!, Revised and Expanded Second Edition

Statistics for Six Sigma Made Easy!, Revised and Expanded Second Edition

By: Warren Brussee

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 10-AUG-2012

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IMPLEMENTING SIX SIGMA IMPLEMENTING SIX SIGMA There are several elements and possibilities involved in implementing Six Sigma. Commitment of Top Management The easiest way to implement Six Sigma in an organization is to have complete commitment from top management

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Mastering Lean Six Sigma

Mastering Lean Six Sigma

By: Salman Taghizadegan

Publisher: Momentum Press

Publication Date: 15-JUL-2013

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Lean Six Sigma is all about dramatically improving organizational per¬formance. It requires a roadmap, mentoring, teaching, coaching, and training in Six Sigma methodologies. This book gives you those tools, along with practical examples and case studies to achieve the goals of improved customer satisfaction, increased profitability, and enhanced productivity. Modeled on the ASQ Master Black Belt Certificate requirements, this book prepares students for their application process and exam, in ad¬dition to providing practitioners the advanced black belt concepts ap¬plicable in any...

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Lean Six Sigma For Dummies

Lean Six Sigma For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 08-MAY-2012

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Sussing Six Sigma Sussing Six Sigma Six Sigma is a systematic and robust approach to improvement, which focuses on the customer and other key stakeholders. Six Sigma calls ... Smith coined the name of the improvement measurements: Six Sigma. All Motorola employees

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Lean Six Sigma for Hospitals

Lean Six Sigma for Hospitals

By: Jay Arthur

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 10-FEB-2011

Insert Date: 24-JUL-2012

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Lean Six Sigma LEAN SIX SIGMA Lean Six Sigma will focus your improvement efforts to ... tools of Six Sigma will help to drive radical reductions in defects and deviation that ... steps, Lean Six Sigma follows a universal improvement process: Focus, improve, sustain

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Visual Six Sigma: Making Data Analysis Lean

Visual Six Sigma: Making Data Analysis Lean

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 21-DEC-2009

Insert Date: 25-MAR-2010

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11 Six Sigma and Visual Six Sigma 11 Solving problems using data. A way to use training ... seems to be broad agreement that a Six Sigma initiative involves a variety of ... the only legitimate reason for spending the time and resources needed to execute a Six Sigma

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Six Sigma for Business Excellence: Approach, Tools and Applications

Six Sigma for Business Excellence: Approach, Tools and Applications

By: Hemant Urdhwareshe

Publisher: Pearson Education India

Publication Date: 23-SEP-2010

Insert Date: 18-MAR-2011

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1 1 Building the Foundation for Six Sigma I THE EVOLUTION OF SIX SIGMA Six Sigma is ... the last two decades to achieve business excellence. The primary objective of Six Sigma is ... per million opportunities (DPMO). The Six Sigma approach, now a model for

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Six Sigma Demystified, Second Edition

Six Sigma Demystified, Second Edition

By: Paul Keller

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 16-DEC-2010

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Six Sigma and Lean Six Sigma and Lean A proper Six Sigma deployment includes use of ... a properly developed Six Sigma program and a lean Six Sigma program. Six Sigma (aka lean Six Sigma) is ... organization. Six Sigma uses a variety of tools and methods, including statistical (i.e., enumerative

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The Six Sigma Way: How to Maximize the Impact of Your Change and Improvement Efforts, Second edition, 2nd Edition

The Six Sigma Way: How to Maximize the Impact of Your Change and Improvement Efforts, Second edition, 2nd Edition

By: Peter Pande; Robert Neuman; Roland Cavanaugh

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

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Six Sigma at AlliedSignal/Honeywell Six Sigma at AlliedSignal/Honeywell AlliedSignal/Honeywell is another Six Sigma prime mover and success story. It was Larry Bossidy—a ... the widespread employee training in and application of Six Sigma principles. 2 Not

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Sustainability: Utilizing Lean Six Sigma Techniques

Sustainability: Utilizing Lean Six Sigma Techniques

By: Tina Agustiady; Adedeji Badiru

Publisher: CRC Press

Publication Date: 15-DEC-2012

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57 Six Sigma for Sustainability 57 Six Sigma allows no more than 3.4 defects per ... appreciate the effect of Six Sigma, consider a process that is 99% perfect (10,000 defects per million parts). Six Sigma requires the process to be 99.99966% perfect to produce only

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Accelerating Lean Six Sigma Results

Accelerating Lean Six Sigma Results

By: Terence Burton

Publisher: J. Ross Publishing

Publication Date: 25-JAN-2011

Insert Date: 11-DEC-2013

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In the new economy, the mandates for improvement initiatives are rapid deployment and sustainable results. Accelerating Lean Six Sigma Results provides real-world direction for this new improvement agenda with targeted rapid deployment and the Scalable Lean Six Sigma TM approach for quickly achieving high impact results, return on investment, and growth in global market share. Key Features Explains how to develop the core competency of Improvement Excellence™ and an enduring infrastructure of success Presents a Scalable Lean Six Sigma™ deployment model that aligns...

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Six Sigma Six Sigma Six Sigma is a quality management process that uses rigorous ... Sigma quality standard has become a benchmark in many industries. Six Sigma defines quality ... perfection. A process with ± 3 sigma (σ) means that 2600 ppm are defective, whereas with Six

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Software Design for Six Sigma: A Roadmap for Excellence

Software Design for Six Sigma: A Roadmap for Excellence

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 23-NOV-2010

Insert Date: 25-MAR-2011

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165 SOFTWARE SIX SIGMA 165 Differences between SIx Sigma and Design For Six Sigma Six Sigma DMAIC: Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control. Design for Six Sigma DMADV ... benefits obtained from Six Sigma can be quantified rather quickly. FIGURE 7.15 DMAIC versus DFSS

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Eliminating Waste in Business: Run Lean, Boost Profitability

Eliminating Waste in Business: Run Lean, Boost Profitability

By: Linda M. Orr; Dave J. Orr

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 01-APR-2014

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Six Sigma Six Sigma Six Sigma was developed at Motorola as a way to improve quality ... also the customer requirements. For the most part, the Six Sigma tactics are simply a rebranding of ... improved the effectiveness of the tools, so Six Sigma has been a great success in

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Lean Six Sigma Service Excellence

Lean Six Sigma Service Excellence

By: Gerald Taylor

Publisher: J. Ross Publishing

Publication Date: 16-SEP-2008

Insert Date: 22-NOV-2013

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WHAT SIX SIGMA IS NOT WHAT SIX SIGMA IS NOT Six Sigma has been defined in terms of what it is and will now be further defined in terms of what it is not. Six Sigma is ... slogans and signs, Six Sigma is a new way of doing business. The goal of Six Sigma is to ensure that

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77 C H A P T E R 5 SIX SIGMA METHODOLOGY SECTIONS Six Sigma Defined Six Sigma Readiness Six Sigma Methodology Six Sigma Measurements Six Sigma and Other Quality Systems Making Six Sigma Work Six Sigma was developed in an environment of extreme competition in

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Statistical and Managerial Techniques for Six Sigma Methodology: Theory and Application

Statistical and Managerial Techniques for Six Sigma Methodology: Theory and Application

By: Stefano Barone; Eva Lo Franco

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 20-MAR-2012

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15 SIX SIGMA METHODOLOGY 15 Definition Measurement YES The process capability is ... . DFSS ­ Design for Six Sigma If the Six Sigma logic is applied to research and development (R&D) we use to talk about Design for Six Sigma (DFSS). The DFSS approach is

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Six Sigma Pricing: Improving Pricing Operations to Increase Profits

Six Sigma Pricing: Improving Pricing Operations to Increase Profits

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Publisher: FT Press

Publication Date: 17-SEP-2007

Insert Date: 29-AUG-2007

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each transaction or even overall across transactions. 3.3 Six Sigma How to get a grip on ... enjoyed considerable success in reducing manufacturing variability by applying the famous Six Sigma ... methodology, and some had company-specific Six Sigma certification, holding titles such

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