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About Michael Carter

Michael Carter, Ph.D., is a Six Sigma Master Black Belt and President of 6ixSigma.org. His firm has assisted with Lean Six Sigma training and implementation in Australia, Singapore, Germany, China, Malaysia, Taiwan, Mexico, India, Hong Kong, United States, Canada, and counting. He also has a large number of training material and tools available on Flevy, covering topics like DMAIC, DMADV, and Lean as an integrated methodology--even Shainin.

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Find the Constraint… Find the Money

The question I am asked most often by business owners and students is “how can Lean Six Sigma improve business?”  My answer is very simple and always the same–find the constraints… find the money.  What is keeping product from reaching the customer faster?  These are the constraints–find them–remove them–and watch profits soar.  It sounds easy, […]

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