Videos supporting concepts in The Simple Leader.
Gemba Academy has over 1,000 Lean and Six Sigma online training videos, with a simple site-based subscription model. The first video of each course can be viewed without registration or subscription. You can also sign up for a free preview.
|Introduction to Lean
In this series of videos we’re introduced to lean and the fundamental concepts of continuous improvement.
|5S Workplace Productivity
In the 5S Workplace Productivity Course you and your entire organization will learn exactly what 5S is, where it originated from, and why it’s far more than a housekeeping initiative. And most importantly, you will learn, step by step, how to start or possibly enhance your own corporate wide 5S program.
|Dealing with the Seven Deadly Wastes
You may already know what the 7 deadly wastes are… but do you know how to defeat them? We’ll show you how as we take our cameras inside Ram Technologies, a custom foam fabricator located in Mukilteo, Washington to witness each waste in action.
|The Kaizen Way
Translated the word kaizen means to “change for the better”. In The Kaizen Way you’ll learn exactly what kaizen is and how it’s helping organizations in industries such as manufacturing, office environments, and healthcare reduce costs and increase profits without resorting to massive layoffs. In fact, during The Kaizen Way you’ll hear how one company managed to increase net profits by close to 25% even though their sales were down by 25% the same year!
|Transforming Your Value Streams
In this course you and your entire organization will learn how to transform your value streams using lean tools and principles such as value stream mapping, takt time, kanban, error proofing, and heijunka/production leveling. During this course you will follow a fictitious bird house manufacturing company as they journey through the process of creating both current and future state value stream maps along with an action plan.
Explore how A3 thinking can positively impact any organization in any industry. View real-world case studies and hear testimonials from leaders that have benefited from A3s.
|Leader Standard Work
The concept of Leader Standard Work is not new yet many organizations struggle with it. During this live training seminar—shot at the Peterbilt Manufacturing Facility in Denton, Texas—Mike Wroblewski explains what Leader Standard Work is, how to successfully implement it, and most importantly how to maintain it with the powerful Kamishibai audit system. Please plan approximately 30 minutes of learning time for each module, including watching the video, taking the quiz, and reviewing supporting documents.
Learn how to create a vision, mission, and then a hoshin plan of long-term, breakthrough, and annual objectives. Learn about catchball and the vital process of reflection to create organizational learning.