It’s important to know what kind of Lean Six Sigma project you’re considering. These are 5 classic project types to help you decide. If you’re looking to conduct a Green Belt or a Black Belt project, then you should be working on a Process Improvement Project.
Implementation of a simple solution to a known issue
The problem is contained in one department, the root cause is known and the fix is painless
Also called “Just-Do-It” or Fast Track
Incremental reduction of defects, cycle time or cost
The presenting issue has an unknown cause and solutions are not predetermined