PDSA          DMAIC
Some say 'Lean' is a subset of 'Six Sigma' focused on eliminating waste and inefficiencies. Others say 'Six Sigma' is a subset of 'Lean' that focuses on strenuous improvements in process quality.

Management professionals believe that fundamentally -- applied fully and effectively -- Lean and Six Sigma have much in common. PDSA (PDCA). DMAIC. Both are about improving all aspects of how you run your business. They share concepts like Voice of the Customer, process mapping, House of Quality, and numerous others.
That's why the term "Lean Six Sigma" has become more widely adopted.
At BPEX, we agree.
Highly experienced in both, we employ them appropriately and effectively.

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