Joel Smith is the Director of Rapid Continuous Improvement at Keurig Dr. Pepper as well as the co-author of the Applied Statistics Manual. He will be hosting a panel on Leading Successful Data Analysis at the 2019 Minitab Insights Conference.
When regulators in pharmaceutical & healthcare ask you to validate analytical techniques, measurement systems ('Data Integrity') and process performance ('SPC'), Minitab recommends these critical checks.
Analyzing two year's of fitness tracker data on her exercise workouts - durations, types and calories burnt - Eugenie Chung, our Technical Specialist, used Minitab Statistical Software to answer: does adding resistance training improve her daily calories burnt compared to focusing on pure cardio?
Parts are to be manufactured to specifications. Unstable behaviours generate quality problems experienced by customers later on. This article touches on why and how to reduce instability with a structured quality and problem-solving approach such as DMAIC applied using the modern toolkit of Minitab.