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Orienting the PI project novice: how to get early traction with non-mathematical process improvement tools

Process improvement approaches, such as Lean Six Sigma, have no shortage of powerful tools to apply in trying to assess a situation and then implementing change.  How, then, to pick those that may have the most bang for the buck for someone relatively new to the field or on their first PI project? Continue reading


Introducing the A3 – part 4: analysis


To recap a previous post, an A3 can be developed in nine steps, the first four having to do with analysis and the last five with corrections/fixes and follow-up. In this post, I discuss the steps involved in analysis.

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