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.
The Differences Between Value Stream Walks and Improvement Walks
Author and consultant Michael Bremer highlights the differences between value stream walks and improvement walks.
- 0:07 - The purpose of a value stream walk
- 4:21 - Where and how to conduct the walk
- 7:18 - Other best practices in a surgical environment