What is SDCA Cycle (Standardize, Do, Check, Act)?
SDCA Cycle (Standardize, Do, Check, Act)
A refinement of the PDCA cycle aimed at stabilization of production processes prior tomaking attempts to improve.
What is Results-Oriented Management?
A style of management usually associated with controls, performance, product or “bottom line” considerations, rewards and/or punishments.
What is Radar Chart?
A circular chart with ten rays and spokes, one for each of the three principles and sevenconcepts of KAIZEN. It is used as a diagnostic tool to measure on a scale of zero (at thehub) to ten (at the rim) the degree of consistency with KAIZEN principles and conceptsexhibited by an organization.
What is Quality Function Deployment?
Quality Function Deployment
A system whereby customer requirements, known as “true quality characteristics” aretranslated into designing characteristics, known as “counterpart characteristics”, and thendeployed into such sub-systems as components, parts and production processes todevelop new products precisely designed to meet customer needs. QFD is one of theSeven KAIZEN Systems.
What is Quality First?