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In the Define phase, the Six Sigma team in a software product development company found that customers identified many issues in the beta version of its software. However, if all the issues raised were to be fixed, timelines would slip and the budget would increase. The team then calculated the number of changes and the […]

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Example of application of DMAIC methodology in IT sector

Six Sigma is a combination of the best elements of various quality improvement methodologies and a rigorous statistic-driven approach to performance improvement. The term “Six Sigma” was coined by Bill Smith, an engineer at Motorola. Six Sigma, in the present form, originated in the early 1980s at Motorola as a tool for reducing product-failure levels […]

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Explain about the evolution of Six Sigma?

The Six Sigma is an approach to business process improvement and performance management which encompasses a statistical and method-driven process. In order to effectively deploy the process in your organization, it is necessary to identify the basic elements that drive the Six Sigma methodology. Knowledge of the Six Sigma fundamentals is the first step toward […]

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Need for Six Sigma and Goals of Six Sigma

In a recent Lean Six Sigma Project kick-off meeting of one of my clients, after the teams presented their project charters, the business leader made an extempore announcement that the best and most successful Lean Six Sigma project will receive a special recognition and the team members will be lucratively rewarded. Immediately few of them […]

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Criteria for Successful Lean Six Sigma Project.

In a Continuous improvement journey, improvement projects are nothing but the lifeline. In this series of articles, we covered on the Need for Project Selection and the Criteria for project. Now we’ll answer the big question – Where can I get my projects from? Essentially various sources of the project! Customers Interactions: “Customers” are the […]

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Sources of the Continuous Improvement or Lean Six Sigma Projects

My observation on six sigma green belt training program from Canopus Business Management Group

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Info Graphic – My Observation On Six Sigma Green Belt Training Program

As we all know that there are different levels of certification in Lean Six Sigma and these levels have been associated with “Belt” titles. It’s a very obvious question that why the levels here have been associated with the titles used in Martial Arts? That is because of the association of discipline and rigor in […]

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"Belt" Titles used in Lean Six Sigma

As a business analyst you are often expected to act as a bridge between a functional domain and the business stakeholders. Business analysts must be great verbal and written communicators, tactful diplomats, problem solvers, thinkers and analyzers. Though you have been extensive training in project management and related areas, using systematic business and management tools […]

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What Business Analysts will learn from Lean Six Sigma Certification Course?

Read Nilakanta Srinivasan‘s answer to Do top Management Consulting firms value candidates with Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification? on Quora

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Do top Management Consulting Firms Value Candidates with Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification?

Read Nilakanta Srinivasan‘s answer to I’m a biomedical engineer. What extra certifications can I add to my resume? And is Six Sigma certification worth in my field? on Quora

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I’m a biomedical engineer. Is Six Sigma certification worth in my field?