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“Genba rounds take conversations out of a conference room and move it to that central area of the practice. As a leader, you are visible there making it clear that we don’t want to merely sit in a conference room and look at a bunch of reports of what’s already happened.”
Tags » Toyota Production System
For the last months, couldn’t say how many now, I have been thinking about the different paths any Company could take in the Operational Excellence journey, and how to create the culture in an organization, as well as what are the differences between the japanese and western culture to face the change. 850 more words
Lately, I’ve been investing a lot of time and effort in learning more about two topics that are seemingly very different.
I am further acquainting myself (through workshops, trainings, and reading) with the principles of lean management, or the Toyota Production System. 240 more words
I was walking through the Wellington CBD the other day when I noticed a pretty good example of a mobile signboard on behalf of a plumber. 71 more words