The member will learn how to use the cause-effect diagrams to generate and organize theories or potential causes.
- People are late for work.…Why are they late for work?…Well, maybe they missed the bus.…Or maybe they were on time for the bus,…but there was a huge traffic jam.…Or it was because of bad weather.…Or they simply woke up late.…These are just some possible reasons for being late.…And for each of these, there will be possible causes.…For example, for the first reason,…one could ask, why did you miss the bus?…And the list of possible causes goes on and on.…
Wouldn't it be nice to have a tool to…organize all the possible causes?…Well, in this movie, we'll discuss the tool used…to the facilitate brainstorming and organize potential…causes or x's in a six sigma project.…This tool is called the Cause-Effect diagram.…So, what is a Cause-Effect diagram?…A Cause-Effect diagram is simply a diagram…to organize the list of potential causes…on a particular effect.…In the above example, late for work is the effect.…
The diagram is arranged based on logical relationships.…For example, I missed the bus,…therefore I am late for work.…
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- What is Six Sigma?
- Understanding key concepts such as Y = f(x) and sigma level
- Selecting Six Sigma projects and team members
- Planning in the Define phase
- Gathering data in the Measure phase
- Analyzing data in the Analyze phase
- Selecting and evaluating solutions in the Improve phase
- Developing a control plan in the Control phase
Skill Level Appropriate for all
1. Introduction to Six Sigma
2. Key Concepts in Six Sigma
3. Selection of Six Sigma Projects
4. Define Phase
5. Measure Phase
6. Analyze Phase
7. Improve Phase
8. Control Phase
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