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Online Value-Stream Mapping for Manufacturing FAQ
Author: Lean Enterprise Institute
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Media Format: Articles; Training and Education
Publish Date: 1/29/2010

Frequently Asked Questions for the Online Workshop - Value-Stream Mapping for Manufacturing

Developing Lean Skills for Future Transformations
Author: O'Donnell, John
Summary
Media Format: Articles; Outside Resources; Training and Education
Publish Date: 4/15/2009

State money and, more recently, federal Economic Recovery dollars might be available for you to fund lean training. A good place to start looking for what’s available locally is the U.S. Department of Labor’s “One-Stop Career Center System.”

5S - Visual Workplace
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Media Format: Training and Education
Publish Date: N/A

5S methodology helps organizations achieve more consistent operational results through maintaining an orderly workplace. This workshop will introduce you to the 5S methodology and help you learn basic implementation steps including evaluation and audit.

A Factory of One: Applying Lean Thinking to Improve Your Personal Performance
Author: N/A
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Media Format: Training and Education
Publish Date: N/A
As lean moves out of the "tool age," leaders—managers, directors, executives— must invest more time in the critical work of lean leadership: going to the gemba to support value creators in their improvement work and coaching and mentoring teams to develop their problem solving capabilities. This ensures that all organizational processes continuously add value to customers.
A Factory of One: Applying Lean Thinking to Improve Your Personal Performance (Online Webcast)
Author: N/A
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Media Format: Training and Education
Publish Date: N/A
This workshop will help leaders understand how three lean concepts – standard work, flow and visual management - can be applied to the gemba of an individual knowledge worker to make communication more effective and less burdensome. It will enable leaders at all levels to focus on value creation rather than becoming more efficient at Management of non-value-creating activities. The workshop will show leaders how they can do their work quicker and with better quality so that they can spend more time at the gemba coaching and mentoring those who work in value—creating roles.
Building Effective Coaching Relations
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Media Format: Training and Education
Publish Date: N/A
This workshop explores the key aspects of a coaching relationship which focuses on helping others develop the problem solving capability required for implementing lean and building the culture of continuous improvement.
Change Agent Skills for Lean Implementation Leaders
Author: N/A
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Media Format: Training and Education
Publish Date: N/A
Learn how to lead others to and through implementation of lean change activities by persuasion, influence, demonstration, negotiation, and teaching.
Coaching for Lean Problem Solving
Author: N/A
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Media Format: Training and Education
Publish Date: N/A
Learn how to switch from trying to be the person out front leading the charge to being someone who utilizes his/her knowledge and experience to coach employees when needed. In other words try the sensei approach to coaching and leading.
Creating Continuous Flow
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Media Format: Training and Education
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Creating Level Pull
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Media Format: Training and Education
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This introduction to the basics of leveling and pull gives you the essential information you need to design and implement a basic end-to-end pull system with kanban and a leveled schedule at the pacemaker process.