Month: November 2010

Total 13 Posts

FastCap Lean Tour: "Do Kaizen First" Every Day

Here is another great video from innovator and lean leader Paul Akers. In this video members of one of Gemba Consulting USA’s lean tour groups from Bombardier Aerospace share their impressions while visiting FastCap. Bombardier is a a big company with a strong lean program ongoing for many years, so

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Three Things to Check During a Gemba Walk

As the teaching and implementation lean becomes more of a business there are an increasing number of 72-point surveys and 40-criteria lean maturity assessments. These certainly have value since an end-to-end customer-focused business lean enterprise strategy requires careful evaluation from the perspectives of many disciplines. However sometimes when visiting a

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