ASQ Stastistics Division Blog
Statistical Thinking to Improve Quality and Performance
The Statistics Division of the American Society for Quality sponsors this blog as its division blog.
The blog examines the use of data analyses and statistical tools in a frameword of statistical thinking to improve quality and performance.
The following principles form the basis for statistical thinking:
- All work occurs in a system of interconnected processes.
- Variations exists in all processes
- Understanding and reducing variation are keys to success.
Statistical thinking significantly improves the effectiveness of data analyses and statistical tools.