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Industry experts and editors of Quality, NDT and Vision & Sensors share their views on the latest in the market and in manufacturing—from management and leadership to process and technology—and we want feedback from engineers, designer, operators, managers and others with something valuable to say about the business of quality!

Shifting the Paradigm: Enhancing Process Capability Reporting

By Forrest W. Breyfogle III
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The following presents an alternative to Cp, Cpk, Pp, Ppk process capability indices.
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Jim's Gems: What's Your Vision?

By Jim L. Smith
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A clear vision is all you need.
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Jim's Gems: Success May Lie Elsewhere

By Jim L. Smith
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Be careful not to attach your sense of fulfillment too tightly to specific outcomes and circumstances. For there are far more possibilities than you may have yet imagined.
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Jim's Gems: Don't Get Comfortable

By Jim L. Smith
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We are at our best when we are moving toward a meaningful, positive and ambitious goal. As each goal is reached, we need to use the position we've attained to stretch even higher.
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Don't Fear Failure

By Jim L. Smith
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A comfort zone becomes a dreary and dismal place to take up permanent residence.
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Issues With Cp, Cpk, Pp, Ppk Process Capability Indices Reporting

By Forrest W. Breyfogle III
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For regions of stability, process capability indices can be used to describe how the process is performing relative to specification limits.
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Let Our Imagination Work

By Jim L. Smith
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Where our mind consistently goes, the rest of us will follow.
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Don't Wait for Perfection

By Jim L. Smith
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As humans we can come up with all kinds of reasons why something will not work or will go wrong. Get over that feeling. Get started.
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Jim's Gems: Set New Targets

By Jim L. Smith
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Before you reach each goal, be ready with another one.
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Go Anywhere, As Long As It's Forward

By Jim L. Smith
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To move toward your goals, you must first be facing them.
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