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Grand Daddy Of Quality - Kaoru Ishikawa - GoLeanSixSigma.com

Grand-Daddy of Quality: Kaoru Ishikawa

Fishbone + Ishikawa = Fishikawa! We know him best for this essential root cause tool, but did you know Dr. Ishikawa developed the first Kaizens, aka Rapid Improvement Events? And where would we be without his 7 Basic Quality Tools? Check out this Fishbone Webinar created in his honor and…

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Increasing First Run Parts From 60% To 90% With Lean Six Sigma - GoLeanSixSigma.com

Increasing First Run Parts From 60% to 90% With Lean Six Sigma

GoLeanSixSigma.com Green Belt James Fuhrman’s Project Storyboard involved increasing first run parts from 60% to 90% within two months. This project achieved 87% within the aggressive schedule while dramatically reducing manufacturing lead time. Improvement in first run parts yield increased throughput, while process simplification reduced manufacturing lead time, which allowed…

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Lean Six Sigma Is Everywhere - GoLeanSixSigma.com

Lean Six Sigma Is Everywhere

Do you ever walk into a store and know at a glance where to find what you need? Do you notice that seemingly long lines can often move really quickly? Do you find yourself wondering why things don't go horribly wrong more often? Lean Six Sigma is at work! Mistake-proofing,…

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Monthly Free Yellow Belt Contest - GoLeanSixSigma.com

Monthly Free Yellow Belt Contest

Every month, one awesome person will have a chance to win your Yellow Belt Certification ($199 value) for free! How? Enter each month’s contest by following the simple instructions on this post. Good luck, Go-Getters! July 2018 Contest - Deadline to Apply: Friday, July 27 Share a review of our Just-In-Time…

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A Hypothesis Test For When There’s Not Much Data - GoLeanSixSigma.com

A Hypothesis Test for When There’s Not Much Data

How can you run a hypothesis test when you don’t have much data? Are you dead in the water? Luckily, no! There’s Tukey! No, not “turkey,” a gentleman by the name of John Tukey came up with a test that can help. This is a little-publicized, incredibly useful hypothesis test…

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