How can We Put Deming's PDCA Theory in to Practice?

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It is an excellent method that was introduced by Prof. Deming, but my fear is: how many of us are using it in the real work life? Are Bill Gates or Warren Buffer using these theories in their practical business environment? (...) Read more? Sign up for free

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  David Wilson, Manager, Canada
 

Deming Method is Used in Other Models

Toyota uses the Deming model PDSA or PDCA. Others adapt the concept, such as Boyd's - OODA and Kolb's Learning Cycle. They may not call it the Deming model, but it is still alive and well.

  Andrew Parker, Director, Australia
 

The Deming PDSA Cycle

There appears to be some confusion on the name of PDSA cycle. My recent research suggests that Deming never called it the 'Deming PDSA cycle'. Rather he termed it the Shewart cycle or the PDSA cycle. I agree with you David, the Deming model is the superior model of all in existence.

  Scott McKenzie, Teacher, United States
 

Example of Using PDCA in Practice

Gentlemen: I use the PDCA/PDSA continuous improvem (...)

  marco, Analyst, Brazil
 

PDCA Forum >> Can we Pud This Theory in to Practice

@ : I agree with D. Wilson. Indeed many methods in (...)

  Piotr Henke, Project Manager, Poland
 

Case Study of the PDCA Cycle

One of the best case studies of the PDCA cycle I f (...)

 
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