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4 Steps to Set up Your Operational Excellence Vision

Before starting up with any kind of business, investment is always a suggestion. Well, that should be, but it is not only the thing. You might be thinking that what can be the other. 485 more words


The Fourth Industrial Revolution and Six Sigma

Logistics expert David Kiger has always pointed out the perks of including different management methodologies and philosophies in the governance of a company. Although he has previously stressed the importance of studying and putting in… 800 more words

David Kiger

My Journey to Understanding Variation- Part I

I know for a lot of folks, this quote doesn’t make much sense. Truth be told, it didn’t make much sense to me either until just recently. 506 more words


Better Project Management Through Beta Distribution

“By combining the beta distribution, or three-point estimation technique, with basic statistics,  can get a better estimate of the time required to complete.”

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Lean Wizards

October was Lean conference month for me: First our own Northeast Lean Conference in Worcester (pronounced “Wustah”), then the international AME conference in Dallas and finally, the mid-Atlantic Lean Conference in Timonium, Maryland.    530 more words

Old Lean Dude

Six Sigma and how five companies successfully applied it

This methodology is based on reducing variability in order to eliminate failures in the delivery of a product or service offered by the company. To achieve this, it takes into account that the index DPMO (defects per million opportunities) shouldn´t be greater than 3.4. 793 more words