Friday, 31 August 2018
A prerequisite of any successful 6-Sigma DMAIC project is that the project be aligned with the strategic vision, goals and objectives of the organization.
What comes before the 'Define' phase is the selection of the most appropriate project to take the organization along that road.
Project proposals will define the problems at a high level: why is this a problem?
If your organization does not have explicitly formulated goals and objectives aligned with a strategic vision, then you do not have the maturity to run a 6-Sigma project.
Monday, 27 August 2018
Yes - This is the wrong reason because if this is what is driving your organisation to seek ISO 9001 certification you are in for a rough ride. This is one of the reasons why ISO gets a bad rap from companies: both management and staff.