• Six Sigma: Quick Step-By-Step Guide to Improve Quality and Eliminate Defects in Any Process

  • By: Harry Altman
  • Narrated by: Bridger Conklin
  • Length: 1 hr and 28 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 09-10-17
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Harry Altman
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars (13 ratings)

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Summary

Six Sіgmа іѕ a mеthоd thаt provides оrgаnіzаtіоnѕ tооlѕ tо improve the сараbіlіtу of their buѕіnеѕѕ рrосеѕѕеѕ. This іnсrеаѕе in performance and decrease іn рrосеѕѕ vаrіаtіоn lеаd to dеfесt rеduсtіоn аnd іmрrоvеmеnt іn рrоfіtѕ, еmрlоуее mоrаlе, аnd quality оf рrоduсtѕ or ѕеrvісеѕ. Many companies аrе nоw rеаlіzіng the bеnеfіtѕ of іnсоrроrаtіng Six Sigma training fоr their employees.

Sіx Sigma prоfеѕѕіоnаlѕ hаvе various іmроrtаnt funсtіоnѕ аnd roles wіthіn a соmраnу. One is to incorporate thе bаѕісѕ оf thіѕ mаnаgеmеnt рrосеѕѕ into the соmраnу whісh аffесtѕ рrоfіtѕ аnd a lоwеr rаtе of dеfесtѕ. Bеlt lеvеlѕ wіthіn this methodology: Employees аrе аblе tо move frоm bеlt tо bеlt tо the highest rаnkіng, Master Black Bеlt certification.

This audiobook is a vеrу ассеѕѕіblе bооk thаt еxрlаіnѕ the design оf experiments of Sіx Sіgmа іn аn undеrѕtаndаblе wау. It рlасеѕ the material іn thе context оf рrосеѕѕ improvement, rather thаn in аn асаdеmіс соntеxt.

Fоr thе effective іmрlеmеntаtіоn оf Six Sіgmа projects, оrgаnіzаtіоnѕ muѕt understand the сrіtісаl ѕuссеѕѕ fасtоrѕ that wіll make the аррlісаtіоn ѕuссеѕѕful. Critical ѕuссеѕѕ fасtоrѕ rерrеѕеnt thе еѕѕеntіаl ingredients wіthоut whісh a project stands lіttlе chance of success. This bооk presents some еѕѕеntіаl іngrеdіеntѕ for Sіx Sіgmа іmрlеmеntаtіоn, gеnеrаtеd frоm a ріlоt ѕurvеу conducted in thе mаnufасturіng and ѕеrvісе оrgаnіzаtіоnѕ.

Thіѕ bооk details thе bаѕісѕ оf Sіx Sіgmа, whу companies are nоt tаkіng аdvаntаgеѕ оf Ѕіx Ѕіgmа, Ѕіx Sigma implementation оf methodology, pros аnd cоnѕ оf Sіx Sigma, аnd lots more.

©2017 Harry Altman (P)2017 Harry Altman

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highly recommended!!

The I would say its a quick reference, not a training material for Six Sigma. You won't be able to use it as a main source, but it is a splendid compact guide to help explain six sigma concepts or refresh them when needed. Definitely recommended

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If you want your company or business, small or large to grow then six Sigma is for you. This book has initiatives laid out in such a way that by following them you can't fail. Easy to listen and understand. Detailed with bullet points for fast listening. Bring about a successful change in organisational culture, commitments and processes.

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Awesome book

I have to say I enjoy listening to all books by this author. They are always filled with tons of useful information and actual true problems, solutions, and gives good results for us. Definitely, appreciate a read like that. Thank you,

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Appreciating

I have to say I enjoy listening to all books by this author. They are always filled with tons of useful information and actual true problems, solutions, and gives good results for us. Definitely, appreciate a read like that. Thank you,

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useful book

Great, short and to the point. I rarely give five stars, but it’s the best book, you'll spend on a audio (I did Audible, but I’ll also buy the book to get the references easily ).

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best book

I am a novice in Six Sigma and using this guide as a reference together with some other books dedicated to SS.

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Interesting book....

This book is written in pretty a simple language and is straight to the point. Gives a brief definition of the notion of Six Sigma and its key features and advantages, and proceeds to the application of Six Sigma techniques for business needs.

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Best chapters....

Wonderful book! This kept my interest from beginning to end. Would love to see more from this author.

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VERY WELL WRITTEN BOOK

I bought this book with the goal of learning techniques on how to improve and gain some knowledge about Six Sigma

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  • Jony
  • 03-11-17

Step by step process

Great concepts that I will use. Now I am ready for a six sigma, it is step by step process. Thanks to the author.

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  • ROCK
  • 03-11-17

Love this process

Love it !!!!! Very Helpful. I would like to share this info with other people who are looking for a great book to help with Improve quality and eliminate defects in any process.

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  • Ashley H McNeely
  • 01-11-17

good quality


Great resource. Had several real world examples but I wish there had been more. I found it very helpful.

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  • Andrea
  • 01-11-17

helpful resources


I used the study guide as a source of core knowledge for a study group in my work setting. I felt the information was comprehensive. I supplemented material with isixsigma sources and other materials. I felt that someone new to six sigma may struggle with owning some of the concepts associated with the measure phase. Otherwise the other phases and background on DMAIC and Lean principles were clearly explained. I would recommend the purchase of this book.

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  • Marcelino Cuevas
  • 31-10-17

amazing

Lean Six Sigma: Quickstart Guide is an excellent business management model, and will walk you through the aspects of managing your organization step-by-step.

I was interested in this audio book because many employers have recently implemented Lean Strategies in the workplace, and I like to keep up. I was curious to find out what the core management concepts were that they taught in this book. I enjoyed the .pdf download that accompanies the audio book. It allowed quick reference material so I didn't have the need to take notes.

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  • Reinaldo Costa
  • 31-10-17

nice book

This is the ultimate book to learn lean six sigma if you are a beginner. This a combination of lean manufacturing and 6 sigma, put together to eliminate waste in many different ways.

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  • Frank
  • 30-10-17

Good to listen about six sigma

I would recommend this book to anyone looking for an Improve Quality and Eliminate Defects in Any Process. Highly recommended!!

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  • Syed
  • 30-10-17

ideal book

Found it very useful about six sigma to become acclimated to the terminology of lean.

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  • yak
  • 27-10-17

Best Guide

Gives a brief definition of the notion of Six Sigma and its key features and advantages, and proceeds to the application of Six Sigma techniques for business needs.

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  • Umar Khan
  • 27-10-17

Step by Step process book

If you are examining Six Sigma, you should consider adding this book to your arsenal.The most ideal way I have figured out how to practice Six Sigma