- Improvement Kata & Coaching Kata
This site is a community laboratory for deliberate practice, where people align to master the fine points of coaching continuous improvement. This is a place to share ideas and experiences from the daily repetition of the improvement kata and view slideshares from the kata contibutors. Contributors include Mike Rother plus Gerd Aulinger, Beth Carrington, Bill Costantino, Emiel van Est, Meryl Runion, and Jeff Uitenbroek.
- Improvement Kata / Coaching Kata
Days 1-2 of the Improvement Kata Workshop use an iterative combination of "Presentation > Experiential Exercise > Discussion" to provide you with initial first-hand experience with the Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata. Participants will better understand what is involved in deploying lean-style improvement-skill development and how to do it every day in their organizations. Day 3 is a Practioner Day that dovetails with the previous two-day session by providing Improvement Kata deployment methodologies and practical experiences from the field in a structured and facilitated question-and-answer format. Three business leaders will share their successes and failures with the Improvement Kata/Coaching Kata approach.