Six Sigma

  • Lean Six Sigma
    One hybrid of operational theories that has emerged recently is Lean Six Sigma. Lean Enterprise, by itself, focuses on eliminating waste in the production process. Six Sigma focuses on reducing stan....
  • Six Sigma Implementation
    In general, Six Sigma implementation is carried out by three groups of individuals acting with an entire business: Green Belts, Black Belts, and Champions. They work together to brainstorm, analyze, ....
  • Lean Six Sigma Training
    Though some firms offer Six Sigma training with only the basics of Six Sigma, many offer a hybrid of Lean Six Sigma training. Lean is an operational practice that aims to reduce waste of any kind in ....
  • Six Sigma Process
    Though Six Sigma is a complicated methodology, the basics of Six Sigma process can be broken down into a few main ideas. First is the equation y=f (x), which in Six Sigma means that the output Y is a....
  • Six Sigma
    Six Sigma has grown out of the boom of organization practices and asset management in the last 30 years. It is a system of thinking and business practice that aims to reduce the standard deviation in....
  • Six Sigma Project Management
    A Black Belt or a team of Black Belts handles most of Six Sigma project management duties. Though they are arguably the most important individuals in the Six Sigma process, the Six Sigma methodology ....
  • Six Sigma Academy
    Though there are many places for people to learn the techniques and ideas behind Six Sigma, there is only one Six Sigma Academy. It was founded by two of the earliest practitioners of Six Sigma, Mike....
  • Six Sigma Project Tracking
    Most of modern Six Sigma project tracking is accomplished through customized software. On the human side of things, Black Belts, Green Belts, and Champions all drive the development of Six Sigma prog....
  • Six Sigma Basics
    The Six Sigma basics are built on the idea that by eliminating standard deviation in a process, optimal results can be achieved with less time, money, and human resources. In other words, Six Sigma i....
  • Six Sigma Quality
    Since the mid-1980s, many American companies have been very vocal about touting the effects of Six Sigma quality improvements. Motorola, who is largely responsible for much of the modern look of Six ....