Monthly Archives: October 2016

Six Sigma Statistical Meaning

Question I need to understand the statement, “Adding a 1.5 sigma shift in the mean results …….” I’m used to the bell curve and + /- three sigma. How does the extra +/- three sigma fit in, and what is … Continue reading

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ISO 9001 Certification and Moving

Question  My small company is considering ISO certification because some of our customers are asking for it. My concern is that if we continue growing at our current rate, we may be moving in 12-18 months. Is ISO certification site … Continue reading

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Creating a Culture of Quality

Question I was introduced to Quality Management (& ISO 9001:2015) recently. The culture of the organization that I am concerned with has not embraced Quality Management, and it is often the subject of outright and unprofessional antagonism. I seek direction … Continue reading

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