Create a Microsoft® PowerPoint® slide presentation with speaker
notes addressing each of the process improvement phases of DMAIC. Identify a process you want to improve in
your personal life or in your organization, or one you know that may benefit
Research each of the following phases:
Describe two different tools/techniques, using one slide per
each phase of DMAIC and two tools/techniques per each phase, 3 slides total
each phase, to analyze a process you have chosen to improve.
Use 5 Whys and 5S as two of your 10 selected
tools/techniques. You may choose the
other eight tools/techniques.For each phase, provide applied examples of
process improvement within your workplace or an organization with which you are
familiar and apply tools/techniques to each phase.
Tools/Techniques are from the text / toolbox such as 5 Whys, 5S,
Flow Charts, Pareto Charts, Control Charts, Scatter Diagrams, Brainstorming,
Note: You need to show detail in the speaker section. This is
worth 15 points (15% of your grade) so please give details of how the
tools/techniques are used, and give examples.
Format your PowerPoint® presentation consistent with APA
guidelines.The presentation will need to be 19 slides and include the
following: title slide, introduction, content, conclusion and reference slide.
Each phase must have one description slide plus two slides for each
technique/tool chosen and must also provide examples and personal application
on the slide with details in the speaker notes.
Use a minimum of 3 different references that are not from the
same online text, library book or article.