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What is value stream mapping? Value stream mapping (VSM) is a flowchart method to illustrate, analyze and improve the steps required to deliver a product or service. It is a key part of the lean methodology. The complete flow of process steps and information (from start to the customer delivery) is reviewed by VSM. It uses various symbols to depict different work activities and information flow. Value stream mapping is very useful in finding and…

Yes! Clothing is important to all ! We all are aware that basic necessity of mankind is clothing. Clothes are produced by the garment industry. Textile industry produces of intermediate products like fabric and yarn etc. These intermediate products are used to make the final product i.e. garment. To produce garments it is important to have quality products which is done using the Six Sigma process. In today’s scenario, market is highly complex and competitive…

The Problem Statement: Is it important in Lean Six Sigma? A difficult explanation is an all-around said (with few words) depiction of an issue or the statement of the problem to be handled or a condition to be improved. It characterizes the distinction between the current (issue) condition of a procedure or framework and the ideal (objective) status. Concentrating on reality, the inquiry explanation will be organized to answer the Five W’s and One H’s.…

What is KANBAN? Kanban is a visual way to manage tasks and workflows, which utilizes a kanban board. The Kanban boards are depicted with cards and columns. The cards represent tasks, and the columns organize those tasks by their progress or current stage in development. Kanban—is a Japanese word for “billboard” Just as the billboard is visually perceived by the onlookers, the Kanban board is perceived by the team performing the manufacturing task. The task…

MIND MAPPING: BRAIN GAME IN SIX SIGMA From the first grade education the human brain if conditioned to recognize and respond to picture and graphs with ease. The cortical and sub-cortical nodes help the brain to read the rich array of metric and the complex system.             It has become a big challenge for any organization to focus on quality and creativity at the same time. The only mantra for today’s success for an organization…

Technical courses in India are the much-required degree required in today’s world. Technical courses help the students’ technical skills are the knowledge given to students who require knowledge about technical bots. Technical education is given by people who are experienced educators. Technical education is given to students who want to pursue their careers in the technology field. Countries where technical education is required: 1.Top technical courses in India: One of the fastest-growing areas in India…

What is Benchmarking? John Langley said “Benchmarking provides an inventory of creative changes that other companies have enacted.” Benchmarking is a part of an improvement process wherein an organization measures its current performance and compares it against a standard, for example ISO 9001. Then measure it against the world class performers and the best-in-class companies. Once the comparison is done then combine the best of organization process and their processes to get the best possible performance. The…

The power of synergy! Synergy – the bonus that is achieved when things work together harmoniously- Mark Twain Microsoft Corporation, the leading developer of personal computer software systems and applications is today a household name worldwide. The company also publishes books and multimedia titles, produces its own line of hybrid tablet computers, offers email services, sells electronic game systems, computer peripherals, and portable media players. With their offices throughout the world, research and development center at…

Albert Einstein said “Intellectuals solve problems, genius prevent them” Six Sigma (6σ) is a set of tools and techniques for improving process. A process is said to be a Six Sigma process if it produces not more than 3.4 defects per million opportunities, i.e., 99.99966% of all opportunities to make error are free of defects. Six Sigma concept is a set of techniques and management tools that have been designed to improve the quality of…

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