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Lean Six Sigma vs. Agile and Which One is Better for Your Business

There are some great options in the business world regarding project management: Lean Six Sigma and Agile. They are two different approaches to project management that can be utilised in a business.  Methods such as Lean Six Sigma and Agile can help tackle the pressures and demands of the consumer market. However, they have some...

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Lean Six Sigma Vs. Scrum

When looking for business improvements, you’ll find yourself looking for the best steps to achieve this efficiently. Using different project management methodologies such as Lean Six Sigma or Scrum, you can achieve the improvements your business needs to make progress.  What are the differences between these two mythologies? Both of these methods have their strengths...

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DMAIC Problem Solving 

What Is DMAIC? The DMAIC methodology is a popular process that has been used in many different situations to improve the performance of a process or correct an issue. It is also being used in many industries and applied in manufacturing, services, and software development sectors. Specific sectors like healthcare and government can also benefit...

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8D vs DMAIC

There are several ways to solve a problem, but which method is best? How can you know which of these will be more beneficial to you? This guide will break down the details and show you how to make an informed decision. What is 8D? 8D is a problem-solving technique used to identify and solve...

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Benefits of SIPOC

The SIPOC tool helps you break down what’s happening in your business by looking in-depth at the details of your business processes. Companies often use the SIPOC tool to identify potential areas for improvement or new ideas. You’ll have better data for process improvement efforts, which will help your business succeed further. The key benefits...

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What is Waste Management?

Waste is a Resource which is not be used to optimise its value. Products Process People Waste management is a fundamental part of most businesses. Where the creation of waste cannot be prevented, consideration must be given to the following in order of priority: Preparing for reuse Recycling Recovery Disposal Waste management refers to the...

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What is Effluent?

Effluent is a wastewater which has been discharged from a process.  The process which generates an effluent can be industrial, commercial, municipal or from a treatment plant. Effluent and the Law It is a legal requirement that effluent is treated properly to comply with the emission limit values and other conditions of a discharge licence....

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