Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

     
Available items only
Book Cover
Book
Author Pande, Peter S.

Title The Six Sigma way : how GE, Motorola, and other top companies are honing their performance / by Peter S. Pande, Robert P. Neuman, Roland R. Cavanagh.

Imprint New York : McGraw-Hill, 2000.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    658.562 PAN    Available
Description xxiv, 422 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface -- A guide to the Six Sigma way -- Acknowledgements -- pt. 1. An executive overview of Six Sigma -- ch. 1. A powerful strategy for sustained success -- ch. 2. Key concepts of the Six Sigma System -- ch. 3. Why is Six Sigma succeeding where total quality "failed"? -- ch. 4. Applying Six Sigma to service and manufacturing -- ch. 5. The Six Sigma roadmap -- pt. 2. Gearing up and adapting Six Sigma to your organization -- ch. 6. Is Six sigma right for us now? -- ch. 7. How and where should we start our efforts? -- ch. 8. The politics of Six Sigma : preparing leaders to launch and guide the effort -- ch. 9. Preparing black belts and other key roles -- ch. 10. Training the organizations for Six Sigma -- ch. 11. The key to successful improvement : selecting the right Six Sigma projects -- pt. 3. Implementing Six Sigma : the roadmap and tools -- ch. 12. Identifying core processes and key customers (roadmap step 1) -- ch. 13. Defining customer requirements (roadmap step 2) -- ch. 14. Measuring current performance (roadmap step 3) -- ch. 15. Six Sigma process improvement (roadmap step 4A) -- ch. 16. Six Sigma process design/redesign (roadmap step 4B) -- ch. 17. Expanding & integrating the Six Sigma System (roadmap step 5) -- ch. 18. Advanced Six Sigma tools : an overview -- Conclusion : Twelve keys to success -- Appendix -- Glossary -- References -- Endnotes -- Index.
Summary " ... Six Sigma is the organizational quality system that has helped the world's leading companies save millions of dollars, and keep their customers satisfied"--Jacket.
Subject Quality control -- Statistical methods.
Production management -- Statistical methods.
Six sigma (Quality control standard)
Added Author Neuman, Robert P.
Cavanagh, Roland R.
Other Form: Online version: Pande, Peter S. Six Sigma way. New York : McGraw-Hill, 2000 (OCoLC)647006794
ISBN 0071358064
9780071358064

 
    
Available items only