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.
Reflecting on Gemba Walks in the Office
How do you do a gemba walk in an office environment? Author and consultant Michael Bremer explains some of the problems that can arise, and what additional questions you should ask.
- 0:15 - Why gemba walks in the office are more problematic
- 5:13 - A story about making capacity visual
- 8:42 - Additional questions to ask in an office setting