In Six Sigma, What Are The X’s?

In Six Sigma, what are the X’s?

In Six Sigma, Xs are the terminology for the input and process variables in your process, such as the temperature in the oven when cooking a meal, or the length of time it takes to fulfill an order. These are the sources of variation in the process. In contrast, the…

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Can You Provide Additional Details About Flow?

Can you provide additional details about flow?

I'd love to! There are many Lean tools out there specifically for improving flow such as like work cells, changeover reduction, and heijunka. However, since this was an introduction to Lean, we only had a a limited time to explain the concept. I'd recommend more reading on Continuous Flow concepts and…

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