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Process Improvement Tools - Plan Do Check Act Cycle

When looking at all the process improvement methodologies used in industry today, all take root back to the basic plan-do-check-act (PDCA) cycle created by Dr. W.E. 123 more words

Process Improvement Tools

Can I have the Check, please?

The Plan-Do-Check-Act cycle is loved by all because it makes complete sense and couldn’t be simpler. Yet, through no fault of its own, it has two failings. 608 more words

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Continual Improvement

As a small business owner wanting to grow your business you will be looking at ways to improve your business to generate more profit and cash, to free-up working capital, and to make more effective use of your own time. 415 more words

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Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP)

APQP or Advanced Product Quality Planning is one of the five (5) automotive core tools which is a key requirement for any organization in the automotive supply chain for acquiring ISO/TS 16949 certification. 268 more words


Invetory Reduction Methodology Based on the Plan,Do,Check,Act Cycle

Through out this blog I’ve mentioned IQR, Inventory Quality Ratio (www.InventoryPerformance.com) several times. Because of that, people have asked me to explain exactly what IQR is. 1,297 more words

Continuous Improvement: The Essence of Kaizen

Continuous improvement, based on Japanese concept called KAIZEN, is the philosophy of continually seeking ways to improve operations. It involves identifying benchmarks of excellent practice and instilling a sense of employee ownership of the process. 585 more words

Management Of Process Quality