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ASQ Influential Voices: Link Between Quality and Education – Part I TAGS: | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | The final keynote speaker for the ASQ World Conference in Dallas, education reformer Michelle Rhee, stated that a low-quality education results in a low-quality workforce. I’m certainly inclined to believe …Continue reading →

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2014 ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement Recap – ASQ WCQI in Dallas TAGS: | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | The 2014 ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement is now over. While some of the ASQ Influential Voices have shared their experiences meeting folks and poring through presentations and …Continue reading →

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The @ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement #WCQI13 TAGS: | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | The ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement closed last Wednesday and now that I’m finally back I’m going to cover some of the things I saw and experienced. ~~~~~~~ …Continue reading →

Lean Oops: Not-So-Compact Car TAGS: | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | Well, so much for visual factory. I suppose it would only make sense to put a “Compact Car” label on the ground if it would genuinely only fit a compact …Continue reading →

Baseball Trade Show – Coverage by MiLB.com TAGS: | | | | | | | | | | | | Lean Blitz received two shout-outs by Ben Hill of MiLB.com in his coverage of the Baseball Winter Meetings, one more “fun” than the other. First, he profiled a number of …Continue reading →

Defects Example – FedEx Office TAGS: | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | My experience at the Baseball Winter Meetings in Dallas has provided me with an excellent illustration of where defects can be costly for consumers and for suppliers. I chose to …Continue reading →

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