What is Lean Six Sigma?

Lean Six Sigma is a set of powerful tools and techniques that help improve processes, reduce waste, increase quality and enhance the customer experience

Lean Six Sigma is appropriate for any sized business in any industry sector and offers the following benefits:[box]

  • Cost reduction
  • Improved customer satisfaction
  • Shorter cycle times
  • Improved employee morale
  • Increased profit margins[/box]

The name Lean Six Sigma is a comes from the combination of both Lean and Six Sigma:

Lean, originally developed by Toyota, is a set of principles, practices and tools aimed at maximising customer value

Six Sigma is a highly structured approach aimed at reducing product and service variation by focusing on processes

Integrating these approaches provides a comprehensive and proven approach that can transform an organisation.

Lean Six Sigma for DummiesLean Six Sigma for Dummies, written by Catalyst’s John Morgan and Martin Brenig-Jones explains what Lean Six Sigma is, starting with the key principles and the history of both disciplines.

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