The AMA Handbook of Project Management

By Paul C. Dinsmore; Jeannette Cabanis-Brewin | Go to book overview

CHAPTER 30
A Project Management Strategy for
Six Sigma Projects
?ANTONIO CESAR AMARU MAXIMIANO, UNIVERSIDADE DE SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL?ALONSO MAZINI SOLER, UNIVERSIDADE DE SÃO PAULO, BRAZILThis methodological combination of the Six Sigma business strategy and the project management approach is aimed at:
?Better understanding and effective selection of Six Sigma projects and their objectives (problems and/or businesses opportunities to be attacked).
?Clear definition of business cases and chartering of Six Sigma projects.
?Increasing the rate of success of Six Sigma project goals through the use of a comprehensive standard methodology for project management.
?Completion of Six Sigma project in accordance with expected time, costs, and quality requirements, achieving their planned business targets.
?Improving customer satisfaction by means of exceeding their expectations.

SIX SIGMA BUSINESS STRATEGY AND PROJECT
MANAGEMENT BASIC CONCEPTS

Let's briefly outline the conceptual aspects of the Six Sigma

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