According to him, completing his project was not easy and there were times when he almost gave up but his intention to improve their existing process and eliminating appeals or defects in approving thesis made him push himself harder.
The aspirants were lucky to have been given tips and ideas on how they can complete their projects. Aside from those, he also gave an important advice to them.
MY ADVICE IS TO KEEP THE SIX SIGMA NOTES BY HEART AND APPLY TO IMPROVE PROCESS TIME AND ELIMINATE DEFECTS AND SIX SIGMA IS THE BEST TOOL IF YOU HAVE PLANS IN CONDUCTING A PROJECT. – Henry DV Castro
Below are his responses when we asked him a few things about his Six Sigma journey.
Q. What prompted you to take the Six Sigma Workshop?
PART OF FACULTY DEVELOPMENT
Q. What Prompted you to start your project?
THE THESIS COORDINATOR TASK
Q. What was your project about?
TO LOWER THE VALID APPEAL IN THESIS - "REJECTS"
Q. What were the results of your project?
THERE WAS AN IMPROVEMENT IN THE PROCESS AND LOWER OR ZERO VALID APPEALS "REJECTS"
Q. How was it like for you, starting up and executing your own project?
IT WAS A BIG CHALLENGE AND SIX SIGMA IS THE BEST TOOL THAT I USED AND IMPLEMENTED TO ACCOMPLISH THE THESIS COORDINATOR TASK
Q. Among/Aside the Action Items that were done, what were the key elements that led to the success of your project?
THE CONTROL PHASE IN DMAIC - WHEREIN PROCESS SHOULD BE DOCUMENTED AND UPDATED/INNOVATED
Q. What was the impact of your project to your company?
(For financial impacts, Kindly indicate the amount as well)
THE THESIS PROCESS HAS IMPROVEMENTS AND FACULTY PANEL HAS A MATRIX/RUBRIC TO SERVE AS A GUIDE AND ZERO OR LOWER VALID APPEALS 'REJECTS" IN THESIS PAPER AND DEFENSE
Q. What was the impact of being a certified Six Sigma Green Belt to you as an individual / professional?
HONESTLY- THE SIX SIGMA CERTIFICATION WAS ONLY SECONDARY BECAUSE WITH THE RESULT OF THE IMPROVEMENT IN THESIS PROCESS AND LOWER VALID APPEALS IS AN ACHIEVEMENT AND SIX SIGMA TOOL REALLY HELPED ME TO BE MORE CONFIDENT IN THE THESIS BUSINESS PROCESS
Q. What would be your message to those who are currently taking / planning to take the Green Belt
Program or those who are currently conducting their own projects?
MY ADVISE IS TO KEEP THE SIX SIGMA NOTES BY HEART AND APPLY TO IMPROVE PROCESS TIME AND ELIMINATE DEFECTS AND SIX SIGMA IS THE BEST TOOL IF YOU HAVE PLANS IN CONDUCTING A PROJECT.
Q. If there’s anything else that you’d like to share about your experience, kindly write it here:
MY EXPERIENCE IN THE DE LA SALLE BENILDE LABROOM IN ORDER TO IMPROVE THE THESIS PROCESS IS A MIRROR OF THE SIX SIGMA EXERCISE - DOING THE REAL THING AT WORK REMINDED ME OF THE DMAIC AND SHARING OF IDEAS AND THOUGHTS IN THE SIX SIGMA ROOM IN RCBC TOWER. AMAZING THAT ONE "GREENBELT CERTIFICATE FROM SIX SIGMA " IN RETURN CAN IMPROVE NOT ONLY ONE, FEW BUT NUMEROUS PROJECTS IN WORKPLACE . GOOD JOB TO SIR REX AND SIX SIGMA TEAM- LIVE JESUS IN OUR HEARTS
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