Articles

Articles

QCFI Articles

The Characteristics of a Lean Enterprise

While Lean can be beneficially applied to any process within an organization, its greatest benefit comes when it is applied across the enterprise. In...

125th Birth aniversary of a Great Indian. A Shining Star in Statistical Horizon –...

A Shining Star in Statistical Horizon - Prof P.C.Mahalnobis 29-06-1983 to 28-07-1972 Statistics being a branch of science, In Quality Management - great is its...

Best wishes from Dr.Kaoru Ishikawa – the Father of Quality Circles

Prof. Ishikawa does not need any introduction. He is known the world over as the Father of Quality Circles. QCFI is indeed grateful to...

Intrapreneurship – TQM and Quality Circles

Some time back the Principal of one of the Business Management Institute telephoned me and asked if I cangive a Lecture on Intrapreneurship and...

Lean Do’s and Don’ts

Implementing Lean, or any change initiative is difficult. If it wasn’t, everyone would be doing it, and they’re not. Lean is not easy. It's not...

QCFI Hyderabad Chapter Launches 5-S in Telangana State Government Schools

During the past 6 months, Hyderabad Chapter had been taking very concentrated and conscious steps to propagate 5S in Schools. In this effort, it...

QCFI 5S Certification for Power Plant at Vedanta Sesa Goa Iron Ore

After many hours of training, implementation, auditing and with great team work shown by everyone involved at Sesa Goa. Celebration of 5S certification with VKB...

The Genesis of Quality Circles

Many of the older generation would recollect that not very long ago, the Japanese industries were not reputed for the quality of their goods,...

5-S concept for sustenance of cleanliness, “SWACHH BHARAT” movement in India

For a Swachh Bharat, we need an aggressive adoption of 5S. The underlying 5S principles are easy to communicate in any language. Further, 5S...