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Six Sigma DMAIC – Measure Stage

One of the most important elements of Six Sigma is that unlike many other quality management methodologies, it verifies improvement in terms of numbers.  The use of measurement and statistics

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Six Sigma Certification Eligibility

Today we’re going to discuss six sigma certification eligibility requirements and what you need to know before selecting a certification provider. Your six sigma certification eligibility will depend heavily on

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Certification Combinations

We’re often asked about different Six Sigma certification combinations and what is best.  This answer depends a little on the industry you work in and how you’re planning to use

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Payroll waste in Government

  President Trump signed an executive order on January 23rd to freeze most hiring throughout the federal government. In the memorandum, the President wrote “In carrying out this memorandum, I

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Total Quality Management (TQM)

TQM is an integrative management philosophy for the continuous improvement of product and process quality: Total – Quality Management involves everyone and all tasks and activities of a company. Quality – Degree

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Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA)

Measurement Systems Analysis is designed to improve the process when the apparent variation is caused by variations in the measuring system.  Measurement systems are subject to variation and error. The

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Six Sigma Statistics

Throughout a Six Sigma project, it is evident that there is a large amount of reliance upon statistical analysis.  In the very early stages, we stated that its use of

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Can you Six Sigma certify yourself?

The idea of self-certification comes up occasionally so I thought we’d discuss the idea of self-certification, and if it’s a real option. What we’re really taking about when we talk

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DFSS Deployment Strategy

Design for Six Sigma uses a product development process which is similar to a map of the expectations of what will happen with a product throughout its life cycle. The

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Kaizen Events

Kaizen Events are relatively simple in format and can be used to make significant improvements when continually applied within your organization.  Each of the major components has subcomponents and parts.

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