Your college has announced that it will have a team competition (teams of 5 persons) among all students and the prize will be a year’s free tuition. It is allowing students to vote on the specific nature of the competition. The choices are basketball, volleyball, a Jeopardy-style knowledge game, a scavenger hunt, or combined sports relay (running, swimming, jumping, climbing, and throwing). You wish to make your recommendation based on the skill set of your team members.
If you were the chief executive of a television station with the strategic goal of becoming #1 in your market, what type of strategy would you formulate to achieve this goal? Why? How would you implement the strategy?
Airline Lost Luggage and Control Standards (per year, 1 million pieces of baggage handled)
Evolution of Six Sigma from Generation I to Generation III Source: Harry, Mikel J., Mechanical Engineering , Nov. 2004, Vol. 126, Issue 11, Special Section p. 8. Emphasizes both customer and provider Emphasizes customer Emphasizes provider White Belts Green Belts Black Belts Used in small, medium, and large-scale industrial and commercial businesses Used in large-scale industrial and commercial businesses Used in large-scale industrial organizations Focuses on value Focuses on cost Focuses on defect Generation III Generation II Generation I