COPQ (Cost of Poor Quality) in Six Sigma

COPQ (Cost of Poor Quality) in Six Sigma

Table of contentsCost of Poor Quality (COPQ)How is COPQ calculated?COQ vs COPQ – What is the difference?The 1-10-100 RuleQuality CostsPreventionConclusionRelated SSDSI Articles Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ) Cost of Poor Quality is a measure which identifies poor...
What is LEAN?

What is LEAN?

Table of contentsWhat is LEAN?LEAN: Eight Types of WasteDefectsOverproductionWaitingUnder Utilized TalentTransportInventoryMotionOver-ProcessingLEAN Principles, Techniques and Tools to ConsiderKaizenKanban5s Visual ManagementJust in Time...
What is Poka Yoke?

What is Poka Yoke?

Table of contentsWhat is Poka Yoke?ExamplesImplementationWhere can you implement Poka-Yoke?Benefits of Poka YokeRelated SSDSI Articles What is Poka Yoke? Poka-yoke, pronounced PO-ka-yo-KAY, is the use or design of a device or mechanism that assists an operator (or...
What is Kanban?

What is Kanban?

Table of contentsWhat is Kanban?How is Kanban implemented?Step 1. Visualize the work flowStep 2.  Limit Work in ProgressStep 3.  Manage the FlowStep 4. Define your processStep 5.  Feedback LoopsStep 6.  Improve Collaboration (using models and...
How to Teach LEAN 5S to a 5-Year-Old

How to Teach LEAN 5S to a 5-Year-Old

How to Teach Lean 5S to a 5 Year Old My three young daughters (ages 1, 3 and 5) and I share an office and a playroom. I love to watch them play as I work. Most of the year (usually 45 weeks out of 52) , I am away from my family somewhere in the world on project work...