The W. Edwards Deming Institute® Podcast


In our inaugural "Lens", hosts Tripp Babbitt and Bill Bellows share their vision of these new podcasts, an opportunity for them to engage the Deming community in interpreting the wide-ranging aspects and implications of Dr. Deming's theory of management.

Topics for our first episode, Tripp and Bill explore the following topics:

  • Format of the "Lens"
  • Favorite Deming quotes
  • "All that we have comes from people who are responsible only to themselves"
  • "By What Method?" 
  • Favorite Deming misquotes
  • "In God we trust, all others bring data"
  • "If you cannot measure it, you cannot manage it"
  • Use and misuse of numerical targets
  • Low use of Statistical Process Control
Direct download: Deming_Lens_1.m4a
Category:Deming Lens -- posted at: 2:00am PST