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Six Sigma

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  1. a business management strategy, originally developed by Motorola, that today enjoys wide-spread application in many sectors of industry

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  2. It uses a set of quality management methods, including statistical methods, and creates a special infrastructure of people within the organization ("Black Belts" etc.) who are experts in these methods

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  3. seeks to identify and remove the causes of defects and errors in manufacturing and business processes

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  4. Each Six Sigma project carried out within an organization follows a defined sequence of steps and has quantified financial targets (cost reduction or profit increase)

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  5. was originally developed as a set of practices designed to improve manufacturing processes and eliminate defects, but its application was subsequently extended to other types of business processes as well

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