My company is talking about implementing Six Sigma. What should I expect?
They're talking about intensive training courses for those of us in middle management and above. What's it like making the change to Six Sigma?
Asked By: Eric A - 2/13/2009
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
If your company top management is listening to the average Six Sigma consultant, then you are definitely in for a lot of training and a new language. However, your work should stay very similar to what you do today with the exception that things should start working smoother and more effectively if things are done... More
Answered By: sixsigmaboss - 2/15/2009
Additional Answers (2)
I believe that six sigma is something that is done to improve the efficiency in an area. Certain goals are met to streamline and improve applications/processes/productivity
Answered By: midtwenties - 2/13/2009
You can expect to be required to take a bunch of classes and learn a bunch of new terms that won't make sense except to other Six Sigma people. You will be ranked like in martial arts, greenbelt, blackbelt, etc: see a description here: http://www.corporatelifesucks.org/sixsigma.php... More
Answered By: Jon F - 2/14/2009
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Legitimate Survey for Cash.Extra Money for You,Join Here!
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr Check Our Map of the 1700 Openings.
Earn $80k Bookkeeping. Take Classes Right From Home And Get Certified.
Other Career Questions
Do most mechanical engineering jobs offer job security?
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.