Gemba Kaizen: JIT Pays
Gemba Academy continues to grow its library of Lean and Six Sigma learning resources every day. Along with our brand new videos, we also have a rich archive of content featuring concepts that are as relevant today as they were in the early days of lean. Originally produced by the Kaizen Institute, we are delighted to share with you this video series on kaizen and Just-in-Time production.
The Muda of Waiting
The muda of waiting occurs when operators are waiting to perform a task. See examples of differences between value and non-value added work and how this muda can be eliminated.
- 0:08 – What the muda of waiting is
- 0:50 – How it can be identified and eliminated