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In the Juran Knowledge Base, you will find a number of articles to aid your learning and help you embed quality improvement practices into your organization.

From comprehensive guides on Juran’s core principles to practical advice on quality measurement tools, the resources available here should help put your business on the right path.

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Quality by Design (QbD): An Overview

Posted by Juran on June 24, 2019
What is Quality by Design (QbD)? Quality by Design (QbD) is a structured process for designing and launching new products.…
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A Guide to ISO 9000/9001:2015

Posted by Juran on June 24, 2019
What is ISO 9000/9001:2015? The ISO 9000 standards deal with the management systems used by organizations to ensure quality in…
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Quality 4.0: The Future of Quality?

Posted by Juran on June 15, 2019
We are in the midst of what some refer to as Industry 4.0 – the fourth industrial revolution. Technological advancements…
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W. Edwards Deming: From Profound Knowledge to 14 Points for Management

Posted by Dr. Joseph A DeFeo on May 14, 2019
Who Was W. Edwards Deming? Edwards Deming was an American statistician, business professor and engineer who designed the ‘System of…
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What is Quality Control?

Posted by Dr. Joseph A DeFeo on May 10, 2019
Today, the term “quality control” often means quality control and compliance. The goal is to comply with critical-to-quality requirements and…
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Design Thinking in Practice

Posted by Dr. Joseph A DeFeo on May 8, 2019
What is Design Thinking? Design thinking is the cognitive, strategic and practical process behind the development and improvement of products,…
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Lean Six Sigma, Lean & Six Sigma: A Definitive Guide

Posted by Dr. Joseph A DeFeo on April 25, 2019
Welcome to our definitive guide to Lean, Six Sigma & Lean Six Sigma. We have broken up this content into…
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Introduction to Operational Excellence (OpEx)

Posted by Dr. Joseph A DeFeo on April 23, 2019
Operational Excellence, or OpEx, is the goal of improved business performance. It usually means using lean manufacturing techniques, made popular…
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DMAIC Tools

DMAIC: Attaining Superior Quality & Sustainable Results

Posted by Dr. Joseph A DeFeo on April 15, 2019
What is DMAIC? DMAIC is a methodological process or quality improvement and problem-solving method used to improve business performance. A…
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