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Lean Six Sigma Demystified - 2E

Ready to implement better, faster, cheaper, more-profitable processes in your organization? Lean Six Sigma Demystified, Second Edition, shows you how to use proven techniques for simplifying, streamlining, and optimizing business practices for maximum productivity and profitability.

Written in a step-by-step format, this practical guide covers the fundamental methods and tools of Lean Six Sigma. You’ll get details on reducing defects and deviation, sustaining improvements, and achieving laser-focused process innovations. Measurement systems analysis (MSA), Design for Lean Six Sigma, and statistical tools such as analysis of variance (ANOVA) are also discussed. Clear examples, helpful diagrams, and concise explanations make it easy to understand the material, and end-of-chapter quizzes and a final exam reinforce key concepts.

Book Details:

Paperback: 496 pages

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional; 2 Edition (December 9, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Jay Arthur

Category: Business Books, Lean Six Sigma Books

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The Project Workout


The Project Workout shows you how to:

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Book Details:

Paperback: 560 pages

Publisher: FT Press; 4th Edition (February 25, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Robert Buttrick

Category: Business Books, Project Management Books

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How to Implement Lean Manufacturing

A Practical, Hands-on Guide to Lean Manufacturing

This real-world resource offers proven solutions for implementing lean manufacturing in an enterprise environment, covering the engineering and production aspects as well as the business culture concerns. Filled with detailed examples, the book focuses on the rapid application of lean principles so that large, early financial gains can be made.

How to Implement Lean Manufacturing explains Toyota Production System (TPS) practices and specifies the distinct order in which lean techniques should be applied to achieve maximum gains. Global case studies illustrate successes and pitfalls of lean manufacturing initiatives.

Book Details:

Hardcover: 336 pages

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional; 1st Edition (August 11, 2009)

Language: English

Author: Lonnie Wilson

Category: Business Books, Manufacturing Books

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