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With the growing business industry there is a large demand for greater speed and quality, for projects of all natures in both small and large businesses. Lean Six Sigma is the result of the combination of the two best-known improvement methods: Six Sigma (making work better, of higher quality) and Lean (making work faster, more efficient).

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Paperback, 236 pages
Published March 20th 2012 by For Dummies (first published November 18th 2010)
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Robert Day
Aug 05, 2014 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: knowledge
I watched 'Guardians of the Galaxy' last night. It entertained me.

I finished this book last night. It... erm... didn't.

I do like knowledge for the sake of knowledge - even if there is no conceivable way I can put it to good use in my current role. It feels to me like buying a heater on a sunny day - I know that the seasons roll around and the days will get colder.

But still...

In 'Guardians of the Galaxy' there is this one character who lives in a futuristic universe (futuristic for us that is) an
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Ricardo Vargas
Dec 08, 2015 rated it really liked it
Shelves: advanced, management
Very good introduction to Lean Six Sigma. Good introductory concepts.

Introdução interessante sobre Lean Six Sigma. Muito bons conceitos.
Steffen
Jul 06, 2020 rated it liked it
Liked the book, but dislike the method. Threw it in the trash after reading, which is a really rare thing for me to do. Nothing fundamentally wrong with the way its written / the authors or the way things are presented, maybe its because of how I have seen it fail in practice that it just makes me nauseous.
Tim
Jul 04, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Interesting book with more details than you would think in a Dummies book. I like the short stories and how they relate to Six Sigma. Many ideas I had heard in past but book adds more detail and insight.
Ana Teixeira
Feb 12, 2020 rated it really liked it
Quite good book for beginners. Gives a really well structured insight about project management and tools that can be applied on the workplace.
Andrew
Oct 09, 2018 rated it liked it
A seemingly solid introduction to Lean Six Sigma.
Ahmad Ali
Oct 17, 2018 rated it it was amazing
One of the best books improving efficiency and process enhancement and cost reduction. makes you look at things differently. I highly recommend.
Neil Anderson
Jan 06, 2016 rated it really liked it
A solid basic introduction to LSS.
Craig
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Sound introduction to Lean Six Sigma terms and concepts.
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John Morgan has been a Director of Catalyst Consulting, Europe's leading provider of lean Six Sigma solutions for 10 years.

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