Archive | October 2014

The Continuous Improvement Focus of the Six Sigma Green Belt Program

Paul Iaderosa is an experienced operations executive who helped HD Supply (formerly Home Depot Supply) achieve major cost savings through a global vendor rationalization initiative. Paul Iaderosa has completed the executive leadership course offered by the Home Depot and earned Six Sigma Green Belt certification.

Designed for a wide range of executives, from project and quality-control managers to business analysts, the Six Sigma Green Belt program focuses on implementing and guiding process-improvement activities. Statistical and problem-solving skills are emphasized, with the goal of helping participants gain insight into ways of evaluating current performance and defining improvement opportunities. The program gives high priority to consideration of customer needs and expectations and to redesigning processes in ways that serve them better. Ultimately, Six Sigma Green Belt principles provide the basis for continuous improvement in the workplace, which drives efficiencies in highly competitive markets. The measurement-based methodology can change the employee culture and mindset, helping ensure high performance and significantly enhancing the corporate bottom line.