HOSHIN KANRI STRATEGY DEPLOYMENT Pt1

Future & Vision

Many organisations despite being run by Top class seasoned executives, often fall short of the potential available notwithstanding Strategies being heavily marketed with an abundance of Townhall sessions, Corporate posters, and slogans. Somehow the hype and achievement often disappear like the fog. The Hoshin Kanri Strategy Deployment methodology was developed to address the pertinent causes […]

How well is your Lean culture reflected in Gemba walks?

Lean Manufacturing

It is generally accepted that Gemba walks should follow the approach articulated by Ex Toyota chairman Fujio Cho with the words: “Go See  Ask to understand  Show respect” However, with objective introspection, I want to pose the question; To what extent is this the way Gemba walks manifests in your company’s Lean culture? Personal observation […]