Jim has 40 years of experience as a statistician, robustness engineering leader, professor, and consultant in the automotive, medical device, and petroleum industries.
“Statistics: The Estimation Frontier”
“Leadership, I Know It When I Feel It”
Protégé of Dr. Edwards Deming
Founder of the Robustness initiative and the Global 8D programs at Ford Motor Company.
Industry development consultant for India, Mexico, and Ukraine.
Jim and his business partner John Martz operate ASQR&R: Applied Statistics, Quality Reliability and Robustness.
Your partners for getting your organization excited, knowledgeable and active in quality, reliability and robustness and improve your products, services and processes.
Our Logo contains 2 R’s because we’re the only company or organization combining the disciplines, methods and tools of Reliability and Robustness (R&R)
Jim is an author of articles in the ASQR&R article series. ASQR&R articles will cover Applied Statistics, Quality, Reliability, and Robustness assessment & improvement for Future products, Current products, Maintenance reliability, and Production process optimization.
Starting, building, and leveraging an internal program around Applied Statistics, Quality, Reliability or Robustness.
Leadership: Self-awareness, assessment and improvement, Organizational culture, and Employee assessments and improvements.