Define Phase


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Define Phase
1011205Define PhaseThe primary purpose of the Define phase is to ensure the team is focusing on the right thing. The Define phase seeks to answer the question, "What is important?" That is, what is important for the business? The team should work on something that will impact the Big Y's - the key metrics of the business. And if Six Sigma is not driven from the top, a Black Belt may not see the big picture and the selection of a project may not address something of criticality to the organization.The primary deliverables from the Define phase are:
Citation
Thomas McCarty; Lorraine Daniels; Michael Bremer; Praveen Gupta: Six Sigma Black Belt Handbook (Six SIGMA Operational Methods). Define Phase, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2005), AccessEngineering Export