Toyota Kata Essentials
Toyota Kata is a practice that enables organizations to improve processes and develop problem solvers. Learn about its origins, how kata helps people learn, the different roles within the practice of kata, and tips on getting started.
The Four Roles Of Toyota Kata
The two practice routines of the Toyota Kata engage the improver and the coach in learning the scientific thinking approach. Learn how the four roles create a structure that allows everyone in the organization to engage in learning and continuous improvement.
What is a Threshold of Knowledge?
The Improvement Kata is a systematic, scientific routine for moving toward a desired condition by understanding where we are, acknowledging what we don’t know, and doing iterative experiments to fill the gaps in our knowledge. Central to this is recognizing and finding our way beyond our threshold of knowledge. Learn how to recognize this threshold and how the coach and learner interact to find their way past it.