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Introduction to Quality Management and Six Sigma

Assignment: Generate a DMAIC Project Plan. Consider General Electric. Explore the quality issues that are occurring in this company and determine one possible issue that can be a Six Sigma project. The best project is one that is occurring in your area of responsibility. If there is no opportunity there, then consult your co-wor

Quality Management and Six Sigma

See the attached file. Assignment: How is DMAIC used on Six Sigma Projects? Read the following two cases about two Six Sigma projects. Analyze how each one used the DMAIC process to solve the problem. Write a paper comparing and contrasting the two projects. Assignment Expectations: Be sure to include the following: What a

Simplified Gauge Verification: Statistical Methods for Six Sigma

Suppose in the manufacturing process, a part needs to be 2.5 inches. Due to the random errors, it cannot be 2.5 inches exactly. Here are some readings from the inspectors. Please find the % of gauge error. Please also state how the gauge verification improves the performance of a manufacturing process. Master Part Diameter R

Hotel Escargo - Data Collection and Graphical Display

As a consultant hired by the Hotel Escargo management team, you have been asked to collect data on the three main areas of focus (check-in, check-out, and hotel offerings) and graph the data to identify any issue occurrences. Use the hotel information provided here. Collect the data, create graphs and/or tables, and describe any

Six Sigma in the hospital.

Six Sigma process applied to the hospital setting with clear examples related to the hospital laboratory and the hospital discharge process.

Non-financial ethical compliance measures

Although much of the regulatory focus of corporate ethics and compliance is driven by financial measures, the integrity of an organization also has to focus on non-financial areas of performance. List and describe three models that have been developed to capture structural and behavioral organizational ethical performance.

Six Sigma and TQM

1. Do an Internet search for "Six Sigma" quality programs. Browse through the search results and (a) identify at least three companies that offer Six Sigma training and (b) compile a list of companies that have implemented Six Sigma programs in their pursuit of operational excellence. Be sure to cite all URLs (Web addresses)

Systems Operations Management

A process is generally considered to be in control when a. there are no sample points outside the control limits b. most points are near the center line, without many being close to the control limits c. sample points are randomly distributed equally above and below the center line d. all of the above are true The ratio

Ford Motor Company as an examples of Six Sigma

The operations manager is faced with a multitude of responsibilities. Among those responsibilities is the need to control quality. This is achieved through the creation and use of statistical control processes (SPCs). SPCs are designed to inspect, identify, and measure manufacturing and service operations to ensure the necessary

Construct three-sigma X chart and R chat. Discuss process.

Sample Observations Number 1 2 3 4 5 1 0.486 0.499 0.493 0.511 0.481 2 0.499 0.506 0.516 0.494 0.529 3 0.496 0.5 0.515 0.488 0.521 4 0.495 0.506 0.483 0.487 0.489 5 0.472 0.502 0.526 0.469 0.481 6 0.473 0.495 0.507 0.493 0.506 7 0.495 0.512 0.49 0.471 0.504 8 0.525 0.501 0.498 0.474 0.485 9 0.497 0.501 0.

Statistical Process Control, Six Sigma & the Learning Curve

1. What is process capability? Provide an example of how it can be used in a global organization. What special considerations should be given to a global organization compared with a more local business? 2. In what ways does your organization rely on statistical process control? As organizations seek to become more effective

Brief analysis of General Electric's case study

Using the case: "G.E.'s Two-Decade Transformation..." (Harvard Business School case, no. 9-399-150) by Christopher A. Bartlett and Meg Wozny: 1. How difficult a challenge did Welch face in 1981. How effectively did he take charge? 2. What was Welch's objective in the series of initiative he launched in the late 1980?s and

Riordan manufacturing

I need to write a description of the environmental regulations involved with Riordan manufacturing. I also need to write a description outlining the possibilities of future investments and securities. The website is https://ecampus.phoenix.edu/secure/aapd/cist/vop/Business/PortBus.htm. Hopefully you can help me.

Quality Improvement Implemetation Proposal for Hartman Industries, LLC

See attached files. Review the Hartman Industries, LLC web page by following the link on the website. For the purposes of this assignment, assume you have been selected to draft a proposal with recommendations to improve the company's manufacturing processes. Write a proposal suggesting a quality system to the management t

Operation Management and Six Sigma

What is the learning curve and how may it be applied? Would the learning curve be appropriate for your organization? What is Six Sigma? What are the advantages and disadvantages for implementing Six Sigma in your organization? ------------- Can you help me get started with this assignment?

strategic implementation plan

HEWLETT PACKARD Finalize the strategic implementation plan for peer review and final submission. Based upon all previous work, present your final implementation plan for a final peer review. Include the explanation of your final plan to keep all implementation information organized for the duration of the project. Include the k

12â?"18 PowerPoint slides with speaker notes.

Finalize the strategic implementation plan for peer review and final submission. Based upon all previous work, present your final implementation plan for a final peer review. Include the explanation of your final plan to keep all implementation information organized for the duration of the project. Include the key time-managemen

Manufacturing and Customer Service department of Toyota

This is part of a research paper. The research paper is to apply SIX SIGMA to the Manufacturing and Customer Service department of Toyota. Toyota was chosen due to the current quality problems of their cars. In the research paper, SIX SIGMA quality improvement should be applied to the Manufacturing and Customer Service of To

Quality management system

Explain how your quality management system will benefit the organization: Explain how the six sigma system will benefit Sony. Quality management system: Six Sigma System Organization: Sony

Lean Sigma to Operational Excellence at Chevron Corporation

I need discussion points regarding implementing of Lean Sigma to Operational Excellence at Chevron Corporation. Operational Excellence at Chevron Corporation Lean Sigma, Identify Value, & Defend Selection the TQM Determine Flow & Improved Process flow for Operational Excellence Discussion Point to Leadership Team Incorpo

Support EOQ: Hospital Glove Simulation (UOP)

Support EOQ: Hospital Glove Simulation Write a paper of no more than 700 words in which you address the following: Summarize the simulation along with your results. Be sure to describe Hospital Glove's primary organizational objectives. How did your decisions affect the simulation outcome? Describe and evaluate the inventory

Six Sigma and Standard Deviation

Given the below scenario, what standard deviation should Paper Pickup target (from pick-up to delivery time) in order for the process to be compliant with Six-Sigma? Every day Paper Pickup, Inc goes around to government agencies to pick up discarded paper and deliver it to local elementary schools to be used by the stud

Lean Six Sigma -Six Sigma at Academic Medical Hospital

Can anybody from Six Sigma background help me out?? We can manage Credit value accordingly. (a) What should Jane McCrea present at the meeting that she will be attending shortly? (b) What should she request of Dr. Elbridge? Please find the case on below link. http://rapidshare.com/files/376435968/Case_2.rar.html Do

Implementing Six Stigma in an Organization

What is Six Sigma? What are the advantages and disadvantages for implementing Six Sigma in your organization? Have you had any experience as a "belt" or working with anyone in this capacity?