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Mini-lessons on all things related to breakthrough quality.

5S: The Steps and How to Implement Them
5S is a valuable continuous improvement tool and is a process designed to organize the workplace, keep it clean, and maintain effective and standard conditions.
Benchmarking as a Competitive Advantage
Benchmarking is a strategic tool for continuous improvement in highly competitive markets and reveals the strengths and weaknesses in an organization.
Business Innovation and the Role of DFSS
Organizations that have been at the forefront of business innovation have often relied on Design for Six Sigma, which focuses on the needs of the customer.
Business Process Improvement – A Way to Look at Quality
Business process improvement is a business strategy focused on improving quality of features and deficiencies and improving performance of any business and its processes.
Continuous Improvement Methods and Tools
Continuous improvement is a process by which an organization monitors and analyzes data to improve business performance and achieve operational excellence.
DMAIC: The Lean Six Sigma Steps
An explanation of the Lean Six Sigma DMAIC process is provided, beginning with management selecting the project before it actually begins the DMAIC journey.
ISO 9001:2015 – A Primer
ISO 9001:2015 is the standard that specifies quality management system requirements and is the foundation for many operational excellence efforts.
Juran Quality Handbook
The Juran Quality Handbook is been the singular essential reference to quality management and engineering. Browse through the book’s table of contents.
Lean Manufacturing – Essential Principles
Organizations that adopt a lean manufacturing framework – also known as the Toyota Production System – generally adhered to several universal principles.
Lean Six Sigma Certification
Lean Six Sigma certification is often an option for those who are interested in advancing their knowledge and skills in the field of operational excellence.
Lean Transformation: Making Use of Lean Tools
The lean transformation practitioner must continually analyze the balance between resources and demand and take corrective action. Here’s how.
Operational Excellence (OpEx): A Primer
Operational excellence – or OpEx – has become a corporate business imperative that improves financial position, increases market share, and more.
Process Improvement Tools
Process improvement applies a standard set of various tools and techniques in an effort to enhance effectiveness and efficiency.
Process Innovation: A Methodology
Process innovation is the implementation of a new or significantly improved production, delivery, or business process method.
Quality Assurance: Tools and Components
Quality assurance (QA) is a broad concept that is defined as a set of activities for ensuring quality in the processes by which products are developed.
Quality By Design: An Overview
Quality by Design is a structured process for designing and launching new products that meet customer needs so effectively that it builds brand loyalty.
Quality Control: Its Role in Quality Programs
Quality control (QC) is defined as a set of techniques or activities that ensures that a given product or service meets specified quality requirements.
Quality Improvement and Its Impact on Breakthrough
Quality improvement is an activity in which every organization carries out tasks to make incremental improvements, day after day.
Root Cause Corrective Action: A Primer
Root Cause Corrective Action is defined as the pursuit and identification of the underlying causes of a problem and is the heart of any diagnostic journey.
Six Sigma: A Standard for Improvement
If solutions to your problems are elusive, or if you must attain quality levels measured in parts per million or approaching perfection, Six Sigma will place your ailing process under a microscope to find solutions.
What is Lean?
What is lean? Simple stated, lean focuses on maximizing customer value and minimizing waste through the use of various tools.
What Is Lean Six Sigma?
Lean Six Sigma is a comprehensive and flexible system for achieving, sustaining, and maximizing business success.
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