• Group logo of Pull Signals in a Lean Supply Chain
    active 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    The concept of “pull” is vital for effective implementation of Lean. This course shows how pull systems can be established within a supply chain using…

    Private Group / 54 members
  • Group logo of Packaging and Containers
    active 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    Many organizations do not put enough though into the types of packaging materials they use within their supply chains.

    Private Group / 49 members
  • Group logo of Mixed Supplier Runs
    active 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    Mixed Supplier Runs (also known as “Milk Runs”) are a defining element of the Lean approach to supply chain management.

    Private Group / 51 members
  • Group logo of Equipment Flow
    active 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    When designing a layout, it is important to consider how equipment layout encourages and enables flow.

    Private Group / 168 members
  • Group logo of Introduction to Lean Layout
    active 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    It’s important to first understand the basic elements that comprise a Lean Layout. This includes concepts such as Just-in-Time, the minimization of…

    Private Group / 286 members
  • Group logo of Implementing Kanban Step-by-Step
    active 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    This course provides a step-by-step implementation plan for rolling out a basic Kanban program within your organization.

    Private Group / 217 members
  • Group logo of Introduction to Kanban
    active 3 weeks, 3 days ago

    Discover the basics of a Kanban System including the definition of Kanban, benefits of the system, and various options for physical Kanban control points.

    Private Group / 350 members
  • Group logo of Review of the Key Kaizen Workshop Forms
    active 3 weeks, 3 days ago

    This course provides a comprehensive overview of the forms used during a Kaizen Workshop, as well as those that are used beyond the…

    Private Group / 102 members
  • Group logo of Stages of the Kaizen Workshop Process
    active 3 weeks, 3 days ago

    The Kaizen Workshop touches upon several key tools and concepts in the Lean and Kaizen toolbox.

    Private Group / 130 members
  • Group logo of Value of the Kaizen Workshop
    active 3 weeks, 3 days ago

    Learn how a Kaizen Workshop can boost morale and encourage employee engagement throughout your organization.

    Private Group / 172 members
  • Group logo of 4 Weeks Prior to Kaizen Event
    active 3 weeks, 3 days ago

    As the Lean Plan and Committee have settled on the kaizen events for the year, prior to each event a series of meetings and preparations must occur to ensure the success of the kaizen event.

    Private Group / 89 members
  • Group logo of Kaizen Event Charter and Tracking
    active 3 weeks, 3 days ago

    Documentation is a vital component of any kaizen event. The kaizen event charter will help you plan, evaluate, and follow through with improvement activity.

    Private Group / 172 members
  • Group logo of Team Member Selection
    active 3 weeks, 3 days ago

    Kaizen events are all about tapping people’s creative problem solving abilities. This course will guide you through each important element of this decision making process.

    Private Group / 102 members
  • Group logo of Lean Meetings
    active 3 weeks, 3 days ago

    This course provides guidance for conduction Lean Meetings.

    Private Group / 219 members
  • Group logo of Implementing Hoshin Kanri in Six Steps
    active 3 weeks, 4 days ago

    Successful implementation of any methodology hinges on a complete understanding of the various steps that should be taken to achieve success.

    Private Group / 127 members
  • Group logo of Introduction to Hoshin Kanri
    active 3 weeks, 4 days ago

    Hoshin Kanri, or Policy Deployment, is a far-reaching approach used to connect the objectives of people at all levels of the organization to common goals.

    Private Group / 222 members
  • Group logo of How to Effectively Manage A3s Within Your Organization
    active 3 weeks, 4 days ago

    An A3 is much more than simply a problem solving tool. Utilize A3 to its full potential by understanding how it can be used to…

    Private Group / 134 members
  • Group logo of Examples of A3′s Used in Work Environments
    active 3 weeks, 4 days ago

    In order to gain insight into how a tool or principle works, it is best to have a good example.

    Private Group / 157 members
  • Group logo of Filling out the Sections of an A3
    active 3 weeks, 4 days ago

    People who have a comprehensive understanding of what each section of an A3 accomplishes make the most effective A3s.

    Private Group / 173 members
  • Group logo of An Introduction to A3 Problem Solving
    active 3 weeks, 4 days ago

    A3 is a highly effective, but often misused Lean technique to streamline your problem solving process.

    Private Group / 338 members