A list of useful links related to process excellence.
Scott Francis blogs about topics of interest to quality and process improvement professionals
Books authored by or recommended by The Pyzdek Institute or Thomas Pyzdek
This is Dr. Donald J. Wheeler’s site. Don is a veritable SPC Guru. SPC Press offers you today’s best books on Statistical Process Control, Six Sigma, Data Analysis, and Quality Improvement.
Bersbach Consulting LLC provides you with World Class Six Sigma Training Coaching and Support to fit your needs. We use the Pyzdek Institute Training materials and blend it with tailored coaching and support to fit your needs and budget.
Supply Chain Management coordinates business processes involved in producing, shipping and distributing products and arranges them in an adaptive supply chain network. Lean Six Sigma methodology can be applied in supply chain management to drive ope
QFD and Voice of Customer analysis, training and facilitation. One of Tom’s favorite sites for information on QFD.
Extensive transactional project experience with Lean, DMADV (DFSS), DMAIC and Kaizen
Hebron Change Enablement Services assist organisations that truly aspire customer centricity.
Lots of articles about Six Sigma and many other topics by writers who are more than half way decent
Search this site to find numerous interesting articles on Six Sigma, especially Design for Six Sigma in the automotive industry
Industrial and manufacturing engineering links and forums
Plant maintenance information portal
Software and information for the engineering community
The Global Six Sigma and Business Improvement Awards are given to the most outstanding organizational achievements through the deployment of business improvement programs.The Global Six Sigma Awards Ceremony will be held on October 14th in conjun
Biomedical research statistical software
Crystal Ball software is a leading spreadsheet-based software suite for predictive modeling, forecasting, Monte Carlo simulation and optimization. The diverse applications for Crystal Ball include financial risk analysis, valuation, engineering, Six
Quality America offers Statistical Process Control and Document Control software, as well as ASQ Certification materials, SPC Training, and Lean Six Sigma software, training, and consulting
Graphing software for Microsoft Excel
This is the software Tom Pyzdek uses for creating flowcharts, lean value stream maps, and simulation models of complex processes. It is powerful, easy to use, and low priced. Highly recommended by Tom.
Jmp describes itself as Interactive. Comprehensive. Highly visual. I agree. This is one of the most powerful packages out there for Six Sigma analysis. It differs from its competitors by emphasizing the interactive graphical approach to analysis. Thi
In a field where there are many project management software products, MS Project, or Microsoft Project, is the most well-known. It is essential in most environments for project managers and/or project team members to have at least a basic level of sk
Pretty much the accepted standard statistical software for Six Sigma statistics. Loaded with procedures and techniques for statistical analysis and pretty easy to use.
Statistical process control (SPC) and quality assurance software for continuous improvement initiatives
ReliaSoft is the industry leader in software, training and consulting for reliability engineering and related fields. This Web site provides detailed information about our reliability software and services.
SigmaXL is a leading provider of user friendly Excel add-in tools for statistical and graphical analysis. SigmaXL was designed from the ground up to be cost-effective, powerful, and easy to use. It allows users to measure, analyze, improve, and control their service, transactional and manufacturing process. As an add-in to the already familiar Microsoft Excel, SigmaXL is ideal for Six Sigma training and is used by leading consultants. It is rapidly becoming the tool of choice for Six Sigma professionals. Priced at $249, SigmaXL is a fraction of the cost of any major statistical product, yet it has all the statistical and graphical functionality most people need.
Statistical Software Solutions for Industry and Research
Thomas Pyzdek’s favorite DoE software. It does just about everything imaginable with DoE and does it in an intuitive and easy way.
Value Stream mapping is the essential pre-requisite to making materials flow through your plant. Here are all the standard symbols in jpg format (Word and Powerpoint).
Value Stream mapping is the essential prerequisite to making materials flow through your organization. Here are all the standard symbols in Visio format.
Several Coaching options tailored for the Black Belt Self Study Students needs
Continuing education for engineersThe Engineering Training Center offers engineering training products and services from hundreds of industry-leading organizations.
FREE online training and certification courses on Quality Management, Six Sigma, ISO 9001:2000, ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001, Internal Auditing, etc.
Great research about Masters in Education programs with up todate information and benefits for educators.
Teacher certification as well as degrees for teachers who wish to continue their education.