State College, PA (PRWEB) October 16, 2012
The ability to perform statistical analyses—and to perform those analyses efficiently—is particularly important across all industries. And in an age where Lean Six Sigma and other data-driven quality improvement methods can save companies millions, it pays to know how to use statistical software for data analysis.
Now Minitab Inc., the leading provider of software for quality improvement, is offering a free webinar, “Minitab Advanced Tips and Tricks,” to highlight shortcuts and tips for data manipulation, project navigation, graphs and statistics in Minitab 16. All users are welcome, but those with at least a basic understanding of Minitab will benefit most.
The hour-long webinar will be held on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. EDT (GMT-4:00). Participants will learn to navigate Minitab 16, with tips and tricks to easily format and code data, navigate and update graphs, and customize Minitab to quickly complete data analysis. Space is limited. Registration is free at http://www.minitab.com/training/web-events/.
The webinar will cover keyboard shortcuts and automation, as well as information about accessing Minitab’s wide variety of free technical support and resources.
Thousands of companies worldwide use Minitab to analyze data for quality improvement programs. It has been used in virtually every major Six Sigma deployment, and more than 4,000 colleges and universities use Minitab for teaching and research.
“Because it’s so easy to use, Minitab lets you focus on improving your business, not learning statistical software,” says Michelle Paret, product marketing manager for Minitab. “That’s why it's the most popular choice for quality improvement professionals and academia alike.”
Minitab 16 has been adopted by companies around the globe, and is available in English, French, German, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Japanese and Korean. Documentation is available in several other languages.
Minitab 16 is the latest example of the company’s efforts to provide the best tools for quality improvement. A free, fully functional, 30-day trial version of Minitab 16 is available at http://www.minitab16.com.
The company also offers Quality Trainer by Minitab®, an e-learning course that teaches statistics and serves as an ongoing resource for professionals who use statistics to implement quality improvement, and Quality Companion by Minitab®, process improvement software designed to help professionals manage and execute quality improvement projects from start to finish.
Minitab Inc. delivers software and services for quality improvement and statistics education.
Minitab Statistical Software is the preferred data analysis tool for businesses of all sizes and is used in more than 100 countries by thousands of distinguished companies, including Toshiba, DuPont, Boeing, Royal Bank of Scotland, Nestlé and the leading Six Sigma consultants.
Quality Companion by Minitab is the package professionals use to plan and execute Six Sigma projects in companies around the world, including Xerox, ITT Industries, Providence Health System, Nissan North America and LexisNexis.
Quality Trainer by Minitab provides easy access to quality statistics expertise whenever you need it. This subscription-based online learning course lets you learn or refresh your knowledge anytime and helps you use Minitab to apply statistics properly. Interactive lessons based on real problems make concepts easy to retain.
Minitab Inc., headquartered in State College, Pa., operates offices in the United Kingdom, France and Australia and has additional representatives throughout the world.