Gemba Walk Workshop
The best way to truly understand processes and identify potential areas of improvement is to observe the action up close. In this course, we join author, speaker, and consultant Michael Bremer for an onsite gemba walk workshop at Freetech Plastics in Fremont, California. Watch and listen as Michael explains the ideal questions, behaviors, and overall strategies that go into a respectful, effective gemba walk.
Freetech Gemba Walk #2 - Vacuum Form
When a machine isn’t in proper working order, it can jeopardize on-time delivery. Author and consultant Michael Bremer troubleshoots the problem at hand and reviews some possible solutions with a machine operator.
- 1:34 - How the machine being down affects on-time delivery
- 2:48 - The next steps
- 6:05 - How the issue is being discussed in meetings
- 7:48 - The support the machine operator is getting