Six Sigma

Project Manager's Guide to Histograms

Project Manager's Guide to Histograms

This comprehensive guide to histograms aims to help those who are still struggling with the logic and purpose of data presented as graphical charts. Find a compilation of resource materials accordingly aligned with the use of statistical analysis for quality improvement goals in project management.
Sample Block Diagram for Kaizen Events

Sample Block Diagram for Kaizen Events

A Kaizen event requires much planning and deliberation. A block diagram that provides a graphic illustration of the process allows for a more complete analysis and infuses quality and speed into the Kaizen process. Download a sample block diagram for Kaizen events.
A Look at 5S vs. 6S Methodology: Do American Workers Need 6S?

A Look at 5S vs. 6S Methodology: Do American Workers Need 6S?

Somewhere along the line a few United States manufacturers have decided the 5S Methodology needs another element—safety. Proponents of the 5S method contend that safety is already an element so why fix what’s not broken? Here, Jean Scheid takes a look at adding the safety step making it 6S.