Essays Tagged: "Walter Shewhart"

Management Tools and Techniques

only one will be discussed in this paper.The concept of the PDCA Cycle was originally developed by Walter Shewhart, the pioneering statistician who developed statistical process control in the Bell L ...

(4 pages) 173 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Strategies in Decision Making

ue was first developed to be used for improving manufacturing. "The PDCA cycle was developed by Dr. Walter A. Shewhart while working for Bell Laboratories in the early 1930s. Dr. Edwards Deming introd ... nquotes/a/ProblemSolvi2.htmKiesow, Paul. (Oct 1994)PDCA cycle: an approach to problem solving. (Dr. Walter A. Shewhart's Plan-Do-Check-Act problem solving technique). In Ceramic Industry, 143, p20(1). ...

(5 pages) 127 1 4.8 Jun/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Industrial Management

formula that could be used to determine an economical method for maintaining inventories. In 1931, Walter Shewhart demonstrated that statistical methods could be used to reduce the costs of the opera ...

(3 pages) 36 0 5.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The UK Motor Car Market: An Economic Analysis

rs from America and Japan such as W. Edwards Deming, Joseph Juran, Philip Crosby, Armand Feigenbum, Walter Shewart, Kaoru Ishikawa, Genichi Taguchi, Masaki Imai, and Shigeo Shingo (Beckford, 2009).The ... of quality management. Some of these theories include the 'Plan Do, Check, Act' (PDCA) developed by Walter Shewhart, he was also able to apply statistical sampling to the inspection process, W. Edward ...

(23 pages) 2 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics