Archive for September, 2011

Sep 19 2011

DON’T FALL IN LOVE WITH STATISTICS

Published by under Uncategorized

The Learned Gurus of statistics – Deming, Toyoda, Ishakawa, Duran, etc. all said statistics were valuable tools in manufacturing.  With the advent of computers and electronic spreadsheets; statistics jumped from the mind numbing practice of manual adding machines and complex calculations to electronic data gathering and instant answers with only a few keystrokes.  The Data Dogs came out of their closets and a whole new occupation (read another layer of infrastructure)  was born. Continue Reading »

No responses yet