Six Sigma Yellow Belt Interview – Paul Garrett

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Six Sigma Yellow Belt Interview – Paul Garrett MSI recently sat down with Paul Garrett, who is an MSI certified Six Sigma Yellow Belt.  Paul was registered for the Yellow Belt through his organization, who is contracted with MSI to provide training and testing for Six Sigma.  The company is a large manufacturer of furniture […]

Six Sigma or PMP – Which is better

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Six Sigma or PMP – Which is better? If you’re currently looking to add a professional certification to your resume, you may be considering two certifications: Six Sigma or Project Management Professional (PMP). It’s not a surprise that you’re considering one of these certifications, Six Sigma and Project Management are two of the most highly […]

Is my Six Sigma training equivalent to a belt level

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Is my Six Sigma training equivalent to a belt level? If you’ve ever taken business classes in college or enrolled in an MBA program, you’ve most likely been introduced to Six Sigma.  The process improvement method is one of the most popular improvement methodologies taught in school and is covered in most basic business classes. […]

Top 3 quality improvement initiatives for pediatric hospitals

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Top 3 quality improvement initiatives for pediatric hospitals Quality management processes have been used in hospitals for years.  Most hospital systems employ a quality manager to oversee departments, or entire hospital systems, to ensure there is continuous improvement.  Hospitals regularly use Lean methodologies to eliminate waste and process inefficiency. Due to their sensitive nature, pediatric […]

Six Sigma tools for real time problem solving

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Six Sigma tools for real time problem solving Six Sigma projects can last months, sometimes years, depending on the project’s scope.  These projects are designed to break down large, complex tasks into small components for analysis.  From that analysis, companies can work to improve their processes and eliminate excess process waste. This timeframe works well […]

How Does a Six Sigma Black Belt Become a Certified Trainer?

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How Does a Six Sigma Black Belt Become a Certified Trainer? In most cases, training of Six Sigma methods and procedures is done by certified Master Black Belts.  A Six Sigma Black Belt interested in offering training should first seek certification as a Master Black Belt.  It is also highly recommended that they gain a […]

Six Sigma Green Belt certification for cybersecurity

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Does getting a Six Sigma Green Belt certification make sense for a career in cybersecurity? Cybersecurity represents the front line in protecting the nation’s digital infrastructure.  It is a critical resource for federal and state government agencies, large corporations, and small businesses throughout the US.  A search for jobs in cybersecurity shows over 19,000 open […]

Six Sigma Closeout Reports

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Six Sigma Closeout Reports Six Sigma project managers use a method called DMAIC to manage each stage of the project.  DMAIC is an acronym for Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control.  The Control stage of DMAIC is when project team members put together a plan to maintain the process improvement gains that have been achieved […]

How will Lean Six Sigma Certification Help Me in Finding a Career Path?

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With so many careers in the world, it can be challenging to narrow down the right job, especially in a competitive environment. But with experience in lean six sigma, you can make the decision easier. Lean processes are designed to eliminate waste (or things that don’t contribute anything of value). In contrast, six sigma seeks […]