What is Lean &Six Sigma

Lean IS

  • Henry Ford is credited with saying "We will not put into our establishment anything that is useless"
  • Removing waste/ Improving efficiency
  • It is taking out things not needed/ used.
  • It is including or adding in those things that make process/ workflow more efficient.  

Six Sigma, Calculating statistical improvment.

Six Sigma IS


Lean Six Sigma IS NOT

  • Complex or Difficult
  • Completed by expensive consultants (yes, as a consultants, we just admitted that out loud)
  • A tool for instant success
  • A fix all/ miracle cure 
  • Guaranteed results