The Key Principles of Lean Six Sigma
Part of the Lean Six Sigma For Dummies Cheat Sheet
Lean Six Sigma is a powerful, proven method of improving business efficiency and effectiveness. In a nutshell, here are the key principles of Lean Six Sigma to bear in mind:
Focus on the customer.
Identify and understand how the work gets done (the value stream) .
Manage, improve and smooth the process flow.
Remove Non-Value-Added steps and waste.
Manage by fact and reduce variation.
Involve and equip the people in the process.
Undertake improvement activity in a systematic way.