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The Lean Six Sigma Concept The Six Sigma method of operating a business has been proven to be a success, but there is also a new and improved version called the Lean Six Sigma, which is also paying dividends. It is a pared down version of Six Sigma but still is an effective way to improve the work flow throughout your organization while speeding things … Continue reading What Is Lean Six Sigma & What Are Benefits Of Online Certification
Every business is unique. For most, simply adopting a single, prescribed approach is a risky move. In the case of Six Sigma, it can be especially tempting to, seeing the success of major companies that have used the method in the past, simply declare Six Sigma the law of the land and start tearing into your supply chain. But without carefully honed expertise in the … Continue reading Implementing Lean Six Sigma in Supply Chain Management
If you’ve heard some buzz about Lean tools and principles, you’re not alone. Lean tools got their start in America as early as the 1900s, when Henry Ford used Lean methodology to create the Model T assembly line. Lean methodology also has an expansive legacy outside the U.S., with companies such as Toyota making considerable breakthroughs in the application of Lean Tools throughout the 1930s. … Continue reading Six Sigma Principles and Tools and Their Applications