The Deming RED BEAD Experiment is an insightful tool in getting started in the implementation of the worker / management relationship. The Red Bead Experiment is also a perfect tool to teach the statistical concepts and methods to produce control charts that are fundamental to the Six Sigma and Dr. Deming’s techniques. Implementing a TQM; Six Sigma or other quality improvement program has basically the same steps. But, FIRST you have to create a working relationship between the workforce and management. Dr. Deming’s theory is instrumental in understanding the pitfalls in the worker / management relationship.