Lean Six Sigma Miracle


Posted by: meikah | 2 August 2009 | 8:53 pm
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Webinar: How to Write Award-Winning Six Sigma Entries


Posted by: meikah | 19 May 2009 | 9:47 pm

WCBF have developed a special webinar that will provide you with unique insight into The Global Six Sigma & Business Improvement Awards and provide direct guidance on how to generate award-winning entries.

This webinar on May 22nd 2009 at 12pm EDT will cover in detail:

  • The objectives of the Global Six Sigma & Business Improvement Awards
  • What’s new and different for 2009
  • Understanding the categories and their distinct entry requirements
  • The special awards
  • The judging process
  • Putting your entry together

o Supporting materials
o Tips for enhancing your entry
o Classic mistakes to avoid

  • Some of the judges’ feedback
  • Best practice examples
  • Summary of the key rules

Cost: $95 – for up to three passes

Register now!

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Finalists for the 2008 Global Six Sigma & Business Improvement Awards program


Posted by: meikah | 27 August 2008 | 9:36 pm

WCBF has announced the shortlist of finalists for the 2008 Global Six Sigma & Business Improvement Awards program.

Listed by category, the finalists for the 2008 Global Six Sigma & Business Improvement Awards program are:

Best Achievement of Organizational Business Improvement in Financial Services
ANZ
BMO Financial Group
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Deutsche Bank
Toyota Financial Services
United Services Automobile Association

Best Achievement of Organizational Business Improvement in Healthcare
ALSAC/St Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Sisters of Saint Francis Health Services, Inc.

Best Achievement of Organizational Business Improvement in Manufacturing
myGolfDNA

Best Achievement of Organizational Business Improvement in the IT, Software and Telecoms Industries
British American Tobacco – Group Service Delivery

Best Achievement of Organization Business Improvement in Transactional Services
Infosys BPO Ltd.
Firstsource Solutions Ltd.

Best Emerging Business Improvement Deployment
Avis Budget Group
PAS Technologies Inc.
Prestolite Electric Inc.

Best Project Achievement in Business Enabling Process – HR/IT/Regulatory/Risk Management
Delphi Powertrain Systems
Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation

Best Project Achievement in Health, Safety and Environment
PACCAR
TRW Automotive
University Health Network

Best Project Achievement in Innovation or Product Development (including Design for Six Sigma)
Capital One Bank
PACCAR
Satyam BPO Ltd.
The Army Research Development Engineering Center

Best Project Achievement in Sales, Marketing or Customer Experience
Borusan Power Systems
Capital One Bank
Firstsource Solutions Limited
Tocquigny
United Airlines

Best Project Achievement in Supply Chain Management
OCBC Bank
Sonoco
Teradyne Inc.

Six Sigma and Business Deployment Leader of the Year Award
Dave Curran, Managing Director, Operations & Transformation, Personal, ANZ
Richard Lam, Deployment Leader, BMO Financial Group
Chandeep Singh, Senior Vice President, Process Excellence, Firstsource Solutions Ltd
Andre Booyzen, Senior Manager, Centre for Leadership and Business Excellence, Lonmin

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The winners for all categories and the Special Awards will be announced at The Global Six Sigma & Business Improvement Awards Gala Dinner on Wednesday October 15th 2008, being held at The Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center, Orlando, Florida. The Gala Dinner is part of WCBF’s 3nd Annual Global Lean Six Sigma & Business Improvement Summit.

WCBF’s 3rd Annual Global Lean Six Sigma & Business Improvement Summit, October 14-17 2007 in Orlando is positioned to be the largest gathering of CEOs and Senior Executives passionate about Six Sigma for 2008. The summit agenda is packed with unparalleled opportunities for learning, knowledge-sharing and networking, providing key insight into how to get ahead of the competition and survive the test of time through the integration of Six Sigma, innovation and beyond.

For further information, please contact:
Flora Hamilton, Head of Global Six Sigma Awards, WCBF
Telephone: +18009651574
Email: flora.hamilton@wcbf.com

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