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Lean Six Sigma Certification is becoming a must have for potential employers and clients as this shows that you can apply these improvement methodoligies and haven't just read a few books.
The global recession is set to be with us for the next few years and one sector, more than any other is set to be in great demand – Lean and Six Sigma Improvement professionals.
Businesses need to remove costs from their operations to remain viable. They need to increase profitability and productivity, remove waste and variation from their processes in order to stay in business.
How will they do this? By employing Lean and Six Sigma (Lean Sigma) methodologies as part of business as usual. These skills are in great demand and there are a lot of experienced Lean Sigma professionals out there. The only way to ensure you get to the front of the queue and to the top of the earnings ladder is to become a Certified Lean Sigma Black Belt.
The easiest and least expensive way to do this is by taking an 'online' Lean Sigma Certification course.
Now some of these 'online' offerings will simply get you to read a very thick book and take some tests.
However, we offer fully online courses for a fraction of the cost
Lean Six Sigma Certification site You may say, "Why do I need a Lean Six Sigma Certification ?"
The answer to this is simple - because more and more employers and headhunters are asking for this kind of qualification as evidence that you can actually deliver.... And with this kind of Lean Six Sigma certification comes the top end of the pay scale.
According to Salary.com Salary Wizard® Basic Report, Date as of October 2006 - The average expected yearly salary for a typical Lean Six Sigma Black Belt is $88,958 (£59,344).
When bonuses are averaged in, the Lean Six Sigma Black Belt yearly salary increases to $97,671 (£65,156).
However – even more lucrative earning potential exists when you look in the contract market. Some examples are shown here:
Interim Process/Lean/Six Sigma Consultants - UK, Germany, France & Netherlands £400 - £700/day + expenses
Change Managers / Lean Sigma Consultants - UK wide and Asia Associate roles: £400+ per day dependant on experience and position, + bonus + full expenses
With the majority of contractors now charging £300 - £700 per day for their services - and the use of contractors becoming much more widespread - this is a career move that is fast becoming an option for more and more Lean Sigma Black Belts.
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