Design for Six Sigma (Briefcase Books Series) / Edition 1

Design for Six Sigma (Briefcase Books Series) / Edition 1

by Greg Brue, Robert Launsby, Robert G. Launsby
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071413766

ISBN-13: 9780071413763

Pub. Date: 05/19/2003

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

THE BRIEFCASE BOOKS SERIEs

Now translated into 11 languages!

This reader-friendly, icon-rich series is must reading for all managers at every level

All managers, whether brand new to their positions or well established in the corporate hierarchy, can use a little "brushing up" now and then. The skills-based Briefcase Books series is filled with ideas

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THE BRIEFCASE BOOKS SERIEs

Now translated into 11 languages!

This reader-friendly, icon-rich series is must reading for all managers at every level

All managers, whether brand new to their positions or well established in the corporate hierarchy, can use a little "brushing up" now and then. The skills-based Briefcase Books series is filled with ideas and strategies to help managers become more capable, efficient, effective, and valuable to their corporations.

DESIGN FOR SIX SIGMA

Six Sigma has revolutionized the ways in which companies meet and beat today's stringent quality expectations. But achieving Six Sigma results first requires Six Sigma building blocks. Design for Six Sigma unveils a systematic methodology for enabling the design of products, services, and processes to meet Six Sigma quality levels.

Designed to be easily read and implemented, this concise Briefcase Book shows managers at all levels how to include Six Sigma at the earliest stages of virtually any manufacturing process. Here are DFSS's techniques for:

  • Optimizing the design process to achieve Six Sigma performance
  • Integrating Six Sigma from the outset of new product development
  • Self-examinations, explanatory sidebars, and chapter-ending checklists

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071413763
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
05/19/2003
Series:
Briefcase Books Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1What Is Design for Six Sigma?1
2Why Do Design for Six Sigma?14
3Core of Design for Six Sigma28
4Design for Six Sigma Metrics54
5People and Resources81
6Implementing DFSS Successfully103
7DFSS Tools, Part 1120
8DFSS Tools, Part 2143
9How to Sustain Design for Six Sigma164
Index183

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