Resources

In various European languages, the following links bring up useful websites for Belts; articles; instruction; clever tricks and ideas; alternative approaches to tough problems; etc.

General
Making Lean Six Sigma last
English-French statistical and six sigma terms
Lean Six Sigma Abbreviations
Lean Six Sigma Glossary

Lean Tools
Understanding Queuing Theory
POLCA scheduling
Toyota Production System
Visio Icons for Value-Stream Mapping
Current-state VSM symbols
Future-state VSM symbols

DMAIC
ThePugh Matrix
The Control Phase

Statistics
ANOVA
t-Test-t alpha and beta
Understanding alpha et beta
Regression
Applying the Normal Law
Chi Square and red shirts

Design of Experiments
Understanding DOE

Capability
Kappa
Black Swans and Absurdistan
Explaining dpu dpmo and the 1.5 sigma shift
Comparing Cpk with other capability measures

Motorola historic six sigma document

Software
Monte Carlo simulation software; Crystal Ball
Minitab 15 statistical software in French
Axon Solo: McKinsey's presentation software

Liens Lean Six Sigma
American Society for Quality
isixsigma
BPM Enterprise
Onesixsigma knowledge resources
EFQM
International Quality and Productivity Centre
International Society of Six Sigma Professionals
Product Development and Management Association
Quality Digest
British Quality Foundation
Belbin Team Roles

 

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