With this changing for improvement board of directors and middle managers will

With this changing for improvement board of directors

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With this changing for improvement, board of directors and middle managers will take the role of trainers for their employees to study about Six Sigma methods to apply into their jobs. The senior management has a responsibility for applying Six Sigma program to make a firm become more competitive. A senior executive as the “Champion” will lead a process improvement using the following DMAIC model, including defining, measuring, analyzing, improving and controling. Furthermore, the Six Sigma tools will be applied for speeding up product improvement and commercialization cycles by the senior management team.When deploying Six Sigma, the human resource management also adopt the new strategy of the program.As any organization, human resources have always played the important role in determining the success of any project or strategy of 3M. The requirements of carrying out Six Sigma at 3M are to prepare and allocate the right human resource for eachstep of the projects. The human resource (HR) for Six Sigma must be required multiple skills and well understanding of technical complications of the product or process. Not good coperation between people while deploying the project can make its result is less effective. Thus, choosing right people in right position at the right time will lead to the right support and right result when applying a Six Sigma program in a company. After selecting the right employee for the right project, a following training needs to be done for a project achievement.However, Six Sigma has some negative affect on innovative culture tin the company.There have been many discussion about whether Six Sigma affects the innovating culture at 3M. There are two opposite sides when deploying Six Sigma program. One side shows that the implementation of Six Sigma methods has limited the modernization, artistry and the development of new products. The Six Sigma tends to reduce defects and variance in
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