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
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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
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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: More
Answered By: Jon F - 2/14/2009
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