Six Sigma - A Breakthrough Strategy

Feb 3rd, 2012
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400 State-of-the-art training slides on concepts of Six Sigma, implementation methodologies, tools for achieving Six Sigma and training of black belts.

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Six Sigma - A Breakthrough Strategy 400 State-of-the-art training slides on concepts of Six Sigma, implementation methodologies, tools forachieving Six Sigma and training of black belts. Self assessment utility package. Quality promotional posters.1. Basic concepts of Six SigmaSix Sigma is the most effective breakthrough strategy ever devised. It enables companies to makesubstantial improvements in their bottom-line by designing and monitoring every day business activitiesin ways which minimizes all types of waste and non-value adding activities and maximizes customersatisfaction.Limitations of other toolsMany organizations have earlier tried Downsizing, Outsourcing, Activity based costing, Business processreengineering, Just in time, Kaizen & TQM for improving quality and business results. While all thesetools are useful in their own ways, they often fail to make breakthrough improvements in bottom lineand quality. Kaizen, for example, means doing little things better and continuously reaching for betterstandards, work well till 3 or 4 sigma in specific processes. These small improvements may notnecessarily translate into overall business improvement. This is because Kaizen only uses basic tools. Forreaching 5 or 6 sigma standards, the organization will have to use sophisticated tools like QualityFunction Deployment (QFD), Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) and Design of Experiments (DOE)to achieve optimum throughput at minimum cost.Wha

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