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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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What is a Kanban?

Posted by Juran on April 2, 2018
What is a Kanban? In a value stream, a Kanban is a signal; usually a ‘card’ authorizing production or delivery of…
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Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)

Posted by Juran on April 1, 2018
Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) is a set of strategic business initiatives intended to maintain and improve the integrity of quality,…
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Process Capability: Formulas & Implementation

Posted by Juran on April 1, 2018
How do you find process capability? Identify the process subjects for measurement. Establish units of measure, sensors, and upper and…
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Impact of Lean Six Sigma DMAIC Methodology on Project Quality

Posted by Juran on April 1, 2018
Impact of Lean Six Sigma DMAIC Methodology The Juran Roadmap and Lean Six Sigma DMAIC methodology provide a framework to assist…
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The Juran Trilogy

Posted by Juran on March 1, 2018
What is the Juran Trilogy? The Juran Trilogy® is a universal way of thinking about quality—it fits all functions, all levels,…
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Guide to High-Level Process Mapping (SIPOC)

Posted by Juran on March 1, 2018
What is a SIPOC Process Map? A high-level process map is a simple depiction of the four to eight key…
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What is Lean?

Posted by Juran on March 1, 2018
What is Lean? Lean is a process improvement methodology, typically based on the Toyota Production System, that seeks to minimize waste,…
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DMAIC Tools

Value Stream Mapping: The Ultimate Guide

Posted by Juran on March 1, 2018
What is Value Stream Mapping? Value stream mapping is a lean-management tool or flowchart method used to illustrate and analyze…
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DMAIC Tools

Analysis of Variance (ANOVA)

Posted by Juran on February 1, 2018
What is Analysis of Variance? Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) is a statistical technique for analyzing data that tests for a difference…
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