Quality circle a group of employees meeting regularly

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Quality circle a group of employees meeting regularly with a facilitator to solve work- related problems in their work area
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Benchmarking selecting a demonstrated standard of performance that represents the very best performance for a process or an activity . JIT cuts the cost of quality . JIT improves quality . Better quality means less inventory and a better, easier-to-employ JIT systems JIT systems are designed to produce or deliver goods just as they are needed. The three ways JIT is related to quality are __________? Tools for Generating Ideas . Check Sheet . Scatter Diagram . Cause-and-Effect Diagram Tools for Organizing the Data Pareto Chart Flowchart (Process Diagram) Tools for Identifying Problems Histogram Statistical Process Control The Seven Tools of TQM Quality robust products that are consistently built to meet customer needs in spite of adverse conditions in the production process Quality loss function (QLF) L = D 2 C L = loss to society D 2 = square of the distance from the target value C = cost of the deviation at the specification limit a mathematical function that identifies all costs connected with poor quality and shows how these costs increase as product quality moves from what the customer
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Target-oriented quality a philosophy of continuous improvement to bring the product exactly on target
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