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Why Going To The Gemba Isn’t Enough (And How Going To The Gemba Is More Like Meditating)

What is the “gemba” and how do you “go to the gemba” effectively? Today we’re answering your questions! In this episode we explain: What the gemba is and why going to it isn’t enough. The goal for every leader when it comes to the gemba. Why going to the gemba is a lot like meditation. …

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Foundation Problem: When Your Production Team Lacks Real Teamwork

The success of your lean goals truly depend on the strength of your foundation. While so many lean tools come into play–”just in time,” one-piece flow, kaizen, work cells, balanced workloads, scheduling, etc–these are the things that are built upon the foundation. The foundation itself that you need to succeed with lean is quite different …

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How to Make Sense of 5S vs 3S vs 6S and 2 Second Lean

Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/UTB8iASImmk Lean 101: 5S Methodology Course: FREE 5S Productivity (Home Edition) Course: 5S Productivity Download: 5S Implementation Guide Book: Succeeding with 5S Join: The Lean Smarts Community Methodology designed to promote efficiency and abnormality detection and control. Five practices coming from Japanese words  Seiri – Sort Seiton – Set in Order Seiso …

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