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How-to guide: Gemba walks for executive leadership

Master the steps of successful gemba walks with this practical guide.

“Management by walking around is hardly ever effective. The reason is that someone in management, walking around, has little idea about what questions to ask, and usually does not pause long enough at any spot to get the right answer.”W. Edwards Deming, Out of the Crisis

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Sustaining 5S for continuous improvement success

The secret to sustaining 5S is a staged implementation approach. Optimize your 5S rollout and avoid common pitfalls with this comprehensive guide.
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Developing a visual factory

In a visual factory, instant access to vital information is the key to a waste-free operation. Find out how to inform and alert with the right visual cues.
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Digital operating systems: The organizational need for guidance

Get a detailed insight into the Assess, Plan, Execute and Sustain approach that forms the backbone of a modern production system implementation.
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