Air Selangor Awards And Certification Ceremony 2024

On January 17, 2024, Air Selangor held a remarkable award and certification ceremony titled “Majlis Penganugerahan dan Penyerahan Sijil” at MBSA Convention Centre, Shah Alam for the Lean Six Sigma Deployment Programme 2.0. The event aimed to celebrate the success of the 37 programme participants in the second batch, recognizing their accomplishments in implementing improvement…

PDCA Cycle - What is it and what can it do (MY)

PDCA CYCLE (Plan-Do-Check-Act) 

­­PDCA Cycle – What is it and what can it do? The PDCA Cycle is a four-step iterative methodology utilized in solving problems, implementing solutions, and fostering change [1, 2, 3, 5]. The “PDCA” in PDCA Cycle stands for Plan, Do, Check, and Act. This methodology is also considered a project management tool that helps…

Critical Success Factors for LSS and Process Improvement Projects

Critical Success Factors For Lean Six Sigma & Process Improvement Projects

Multiple organizations worldwide are now widely exploring various strategies for quality and process improvements, especially Lean Six Sigma (LSS), to stay competitive in the current business market and meet customer’s expectations [1]. However, to deploy these initiatives successfully, adhering to the critical success factors when implementing them is paramount.  Critical Success Factor (CSF) can be…

Enhancing Employee Capability in Deploying Lean Six Sigma Through Top-Down Approach

Enhancing Employee Capability in Deploying Lean Six Sigma Through Top-Down Approach

To successfully operate as a company in today’s highly competitive business landscape where technology and innovations are rapidly developing, it is imperative to remain competitive and stay up to date with the latest business approaches and developments.  OBJECTIVE We worked closely with MegaBCo*, a large conglomerate, in their efforts to meet their goals encompassing training…

Six Sigma AI consultant

AI In Process Improvement

Will AI Disrupt The Consulting Industry? Artificial Intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing the world. Due to the hit of the COVID-19 pandemic, humanity was compelled to adopt digital alternatives to go about their lives as the “new normal” that accelerated the progress of AI development.  Now, with the recent launch of ChatGPT, Bard, and other AI…

Benchmarking in Process Improvement

Benchmarking In Process Improvement

What Is Benchmarking? ‘Benchmarking’ is a systematic management tool in process improvement that measures and compares an organization’s process, product, or service performance[1,2] with those with better performance or those using world-class strategies – a.k.a. best practices[3,4]. Robert Camp (1989)[5], considered the founder of best practice benchmarking, defined the tool as the “search for industry best practices…

What Are The 5 Lean Principles?

What Are The 5 Lean Principles?

What Is Lean? Lean is a philosophical way of working used to detect and eliminate waste in a process based on customers’ perspectives[1,2]. This includes variability and uncertainty involving supply, demand, and time. For instance, prolonged waiting times, delays, defects/errors, and storing and inspecting data – all do not add value that customers are not…

Benefits of LSS in Finance

Benefits Of Lean Six Sigma In Finance

Finance organizations are experiencing challenges due to the growing competition in today’s advanced business environment (Madhani, 2020; Singh & Rathi, 2018). To gain a competitive advantage and stay in business, these organizations need to eliminate operational waste and enhance their efficiency and productivity to better manage their operational capabilities, increase customers’ satisfaction, and achieve their…

Which Lean Six Sigma Belt Suits You Best

Which Lean Six Sigma Belt Suits You Best?

Have you ever had your eye on getting yourself Lean Six Sigma certified but don’t know which certification you should get? Yellow Belt? Green Belt? Black Belt?  Well, not to worry! Scroll down and let’s explore the details and qualification criteria for each Lean Six Sigma (LSS) certification and see which suits you best! WHITE…