Tips and Techniques for Statistics and Quality Improvement

Blog posts and articles about using Minitab software in quality improvement projects, research, and more.

Joshua Zable

Joshua Zable

When the way the world works is constantly changing now more than ever, demand spikes for certain products (think N95 masks, toilet paper and hand sanitizer) and it dwindles or downright disappears for others (how often did you use the word "non-essential" before the past few weeks?). In this business climate, companies need to act quickly to deal with fluctuations in both supply and demand. 

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Have you ever heard of an Alligator Pear? If not, don't worry. You're not alone! Surprisingly, it's another name for an avocado.

As trendy as avocados have become lately, they have been around and used in popular dishes around the world for hundreds of years. Guacamole, for example, was created by the Aztecs and dates back to some time between the 14th and 16th centuries! As this delicious green dip and other...

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Whether you're drinking beer, cocktails, wine or water, nothing is more frustrating than sitting at a bar waiting for a bartender to take your order. With the price of a drink (especially where I live in New York City!) costing nearly as much as the hourly wage of each bartender, I’ve always wondered why bars consistently have people waiting.

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