Extra Processing refers to the concept of adding more features or producing a product or service of higher quality than required by the customer. Extra-Processing is one of the 8 Wastes.

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Tracy O'Rourke

Tracy is a Managing Partner & Executive Advisor at GoLeanSixSigma.com. For almost 20 years, she's helped leading organizations like Washington State, Cisco and GE build problem-solving muscles with Lean Six Sigma to achieve their goals.