Lean Six Sigma: A Beginner’s Step-by-Step Guide to Implementing Six Sigma Methodology to an Enterprise and Manufacturing Process

Lean Guides for Scrum, Kanban, Sprint, DSDM XP & Crystal, Book 5
Narrated by: Sam Slydell
Length: 1 hr and 15 mins
Categories: Business & Careers
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Publisher's Summary

Increase customer satisfaction and reduce cost! Increase revenue growth and improve productivity!

Six Sigma is a methodology that is going to change the way you do business. It strives to help you reach near-perfection in the products you sell, the customer service you provide, and the lack of waste you achieve. Moreover, it can work for all types of industries and businesses.

This guide will provide you with the tools you need to work with Six Sigma and see an improvement in your business. While other companies may waste hundreds of thousands of dollars on inefficient methods and faulty products, you can use the Six Sigma method to help improve your customer service, increase your productivity, and make your company more efficient. When Six Sigma is implemented properly, you can reach near perfection in all your company processes. This guide will show you how this is possible!

Inside, you will learn:

  • What Six Sigma is
  • The different levels of implementing Six Sigma
  • Why companies use Six Sigma
  • Tools to use with Six Sigma
  • Steps to following the Six Sigma methodology
  • Scoping out the perfect project
  • How to transform your problem
  • Knowing your goals and needs
  • Determine who is on your team
  • Picking out the solution, implementing it, and then following up
  • How to get a certification in Six Sigma
  • Tips to make the implementation of Six Sigma easier
  • Common issues that come up with Six Sigma
©2018 Jeffrey Ries (P)2018 Jeffrey Ries

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It has some tips which are very effective.

Lean, six sigma are part of the greater management system of Business Process Management.Core is the identification of processes, factors in the process, measurement and control .

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Short, concise, and effective introduction to Lean Six Sigma

A short, concise, and effective introduction to Lean Six Sigma for professionals that are new to this methodology.

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A comprehensive audio guide

This audible is great to go over the main principles of Lean Six Sigma. I used it along with a company training program and it was fantastic.

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Such important information and practices.

The audio-book was a good listen and even if your a beginner it will help a lot.

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I really enjoyed the amount of profits

I'm afraid my business might have suffered because I wasn't sufficient enough but that will soon change thanks to the Lean Six Sigma technique.

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Excellent, extremely helpful and insightful book.

Lean Six Sigma has really made my business look better, and my employees are so much happier.

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Very easy to follow can't wait to listen it again

I loved the explanation of Lean Six Sigma. Would definitely recommend because of the insight and clarity this offers to beginners.

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Narrator does a great job of simplifying the info

This was a good audio-book for beginners who want a basic understanding of Six Sigma Methodology to an Enterprise and Manufacturing Process. Thank you

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This book gave me insight into Lean Six Sigma

This is narrated beautifully. Explaining everything clearly, and using examples of what he is describing, this will help anyone who is wanting to learn more on Lean Six Sigma.

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I got nice introduction & easy to understand.

Good basic information for those looking for simple upfront information. Easy to follow and understand. Definitely a good place to start.

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This beginner guide is really helpful for me

This audio-book provides a nice overview of the Lean Six Sigma methodology. This audio-book has many helpful tips and advice that I could use to lean into the Six Sigma.

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It helped me a lot in managing my business.

This is very good Guide to Implementing Six Sigma Methodology to an Enterprise. And many of my friends told me that this is really a nice audio-book. A great audio-book to buy!

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  • 12-24-19

This audio-book has been great so far!

Very easy to understand and a very helpful beginner’s guide. I just finished listening the audio-book, and it has been so helpful.

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  • 12-24-19

Highly prescribe this audio-book to all.

A friend of mines told me about lean six sigma, so I bought this audio-book to listen about it. And it is really helpful to me.

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  • Stella Trigg
  • 12-21-19

this audiobook is the best audiobook of this topic

This audio-book covers all the basic topics about Lean Six Sigma. I am very much interested in listening this narrated audio-books. I would like to recommend this audio-book to everyone.

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  • Jackson Gore
  • 12-21-19

This is a great learning book for guiding.

Wonderful tips and strategies are just right here in this audio-book. The narrator give full stuff for making this audio-book helpful. Recommended.

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  • 12-21-19

Beginner's guide to learn scrum.

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  • Alyssa McBrien
  • 12-21-19

Awesome audio-book a must listen for everyone!

A very useful listening recommended to learn.The Basic Guide to Information Lean Six Sigma. Lean Six Sigma has really made my business look better.

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  • 12-21-19

Covering all of the essential

This is a Tool book, covering all of the essential tools required by Lean Manufacturing, Quality and Six Sigma practitioners.

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  • Rosario
  • 12-21-19

Both the experienced and novice can learn a lot

This is a great resource for both the experienced and novice lean six sigma practitioner. I've referenced it many times and keep it on my desk at work, as do several of my coworkers.