ProVest Enlists Audit, Compliance Officers – DSNews.com

Susan Rusek joined the company as VP of internal audit. She spent eight years with Bank of America, where her audit engagements focused on operational areas that included consumer real estate, finance, and staff support functions. After that, she was selected to lead a two-year project in London to employ Six Sigma methodologies around capital […]

Why is ‘x’ the unknown? :: Lean Sales and Marketing thru Service Design Thinking – Businessweek

I have always believed that history was important. And if you are in the quality field or more specifically a Lean Six Sigma person it is hard to believe that “X” is not important to you. Why is ‘x’ the symbol for an unknown? Source Article from http://bx.businessweek.com/lean-six-sigma/why-is-x-the-unknown–lean-sales-and-marketing-thru-service-design-thinking/18266900420389897150-8773cdd292fea52a1e890938f92e1f68/

Does Your Healthcare Heal Or Harm? – Psych Centra

Elizabeth Bewley, like most people, has experienced various health issues in her life. Also, like many of us, she’s sought medical advice and found that while there were well-intentioned professionals out there, much of the time the medical advice and care she received was confusing, concerning or even downright negligent. That’s why she wrote a […]

How JHP Pharmaceuticals Enabled Lean/Six Sigma by Digitizing its Quality Processes – Industry Week

Complimentary Gift As our way of saying thank you to our audience, 50 randomly-selected individuals will receive a Starbucks Card loaded with $10. Click here for full rules. Conference Information With increasing global competition, evolving consumer and regulatory demands, and shrinking profit margins, there is intense pressure for manufacturers to lean out […]

IASSC Introduces On-Demand Web-Based Certification Testing – Beaumont Enterprise

IASSC today announced the release of On-Demand Web-Based Lean Six Sigma Standardized Certification Testing. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) May 29, 2012 IASSC (International Association for Six Sigma Certification) today announced the release of On-Demand Web-Based Certification Testing, a new high-stakes certification examination delivery method. This new method of testing is designed to maintain the highest degree […]

Head R & D and Product Development – Fibre2Fashion

Dr Akshay Sardana acquired his M.Tech, and PhD in Textile Technology, from IITD, and is accomplished with eight years of industrial research and academic experience. He has worked with reputed companies like Best Textile groups in India, Vardhman, Arvinds and Trident in R & D, QA and Product development. Presently he is working as […]

Research and Markets: Statistical and Managerial Techniques for Six Sigma Methodology: Theory and Application – Business Wire

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dublin – Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/nk76q4/statistical_and_ma) has announced the addition of John Wiley and Sons Ltd\’s new book \”Statistical and Managerial Techniques for Six Sigma Methodology: Theory and Application\” to their offering. “Statistical and Managerial Techniques for Six Sigma Methodology: Theory and Application” Statistical and Managerial Techniques for Six Sigma Methodology examines the methodology […]

It\’s Time to Rethink Continuous Improvement – Huffington Post

Six Sigma, Kaizen, Lean, and other variations on continuous improvement can be hazardous to your organization\’s health. While it may be heresy to say this, recent evidence from Japan and elsewhere suggests that it\’s time to question these methods. Admittedly, continuous improvement once powered Japan\’s economy. Japanese manufacturers in the 1950s had a reputation for […]