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“gemba walk” (lean thinking term) to go to the actual place where value is added + “walkabout” (Australian aborigine) a short period of wandering bush life engaged as an occasional interruption of regular work ———————————————————————————————————- A few years ago I someone…

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Standard Work and PDSA

“gemba walk” (lean thinking term) to go to the actual place where value is added + “walkabout” (Australian aborigine) a short period of wandering bush life engaged as an occasional interruption of regular work ———————————————————————————————————- I saw this diagram in a…

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Red Dots

“gemba walk” (lean thinking term) to go to the actual place where value is added + “walkabout” (Australian aborigine) a short period of wandering bush life engaged as an occasional interruption of regular work ———————————————————————————————————- When Dr. T. makes a powerpoint…

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Another Example of Non-Value-Added Activity & Lean Consumption

“gemba walk” (lean thinking term) to go to the actual place where value is added + “walkabout” (Australian aborigine) a short period of wandering bush life engaged as an occasional interruption of regular work ———————————————————————————————————- This is a true story.  I…

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More Hope That There’s Hope – Improving Horizontally Across Organizations

“gemba walk” (lean thinking term) to go to the actual place where value is added + “walkabout” (Australian aborigine) a short period of wandering bush life engaged as an occasional interruption of regular work ———————————————————————————————————- In my last post “My Old…

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