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I Read Your Success Story On How To Improve Training Prep Time. Do You Have A Similar One On How To Improve Certification Rate Or Project Completion For Lean Six Sigma Trainees?

I read your success story on how to improve training prep time. Do you have a similar one on how to improve certification rate or project completion for Lean Six Sigma trainees?

We do not have a Success Story specifically for that, but if the certification is built and owned internally by your organization, I  think it would be a great DMAIC project. There could be a lot of reasons for low pass rates for certification. Some of the root causes could…

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DMAIC – The 5 Phases Of Lean Six Sigma

DMAIC – The 5 Phases of Lean Six Sigma

DMAIC is the problem-solving methodology behind Lean Six Sigma. It consists of five Phases: Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control. It is pronounced “duh-may-ik”. To help you better understand the process and help you easily apply the method to an existing problem, we’ve broken down the steps for each DMAIC…

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Bahama Bistro Bitstrip: Creativity Before Cash

Bahama Bistro Bitstrip: Creativity Before Cash

Evelyn: "Check it out... This thing can prevent big food pieces from getting into the puree!" Elisabeth: "Do you mean something like this strainer?" Sure the Bahamas seem far away, but why do the quirks and snags of process improvement sound so familiar? Tune in regularly to the Bahama Bistro…

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Process Improvement Project

Process Improvement Project

A Process Improvement Project is an effort to incrementally reduce cost, cycle time, variation or defects within a process. These efforts involve a problem where the root cause and solution are unknown. These efforts can be addressed by DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve & Control) or PDCA (Plan, Do, Check,…

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Lean Six Sigma

Lean Six Sigma

Lean Six Sigma is the name given to the combination of the top two process improvement methods, Lean and Six Sigma. Lean traditionally focuses on removing waste from the system with the objective of a streamlined process. Six Sigma focuses on reducing variation in the system with the focus on…

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Project Selection Tool

Project Selection Tool

  What is the Project Selection Tool? The Project Selection Tool is a 3-Step process to screen project ideas and ensure they are meaningful and manageable. This tool includes a screen for non-DMAIC projects, a Goal Statement builder and an Impact Effort Matrix to rigorously assess potential improvement projects. Learn how…

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