Archive for Japan Study Mission

Keeping the Rope Tight

The Japan Study Mission Team learns the power of keeping the rope tight. Are you holding to your standards?

Poka-Yoke

What lengths do you go to avoid mistakes?

Keeping the Rope Tight

The Japan Study Mission Team learns the power of keeping the rope tight. Are you holding to your standards?

Poka-Yoke

Paul Akers find the perfect example to explain poka-yoke: any mechanism in any process that helps an equipment operator avoid (yokeru) mistakes (poka). Its purpose is to eliminate product defects by preventing, correcting, or drawing attention to human errors as they occur. If you like this video, give it a thumbs up & subscribe to our channel.

Toto

Paul Akers takes us along as he visits a Toto manufacturing plant, a stop on the Japan Study Mission. For more information on the Japan Study Mission, go to this page.

Japanese Onsen

Paul Akers spends time at a Japanese Onsen and explains the process for the Japan Study Mission Team. It not too early to sign up for the Japan Study Mission in November. In fact, Team 30 (Nov 4-9) only has 4 spots left and Team 31 (Nov11-16) only has 10 spots left. Press here for more information.

How Lean changed my life

Steffen shares how Lean and the Japan Study Mission changed his life. For more information on the Japan Study Mission, go to this page.

Team 29

Being mindful at Daihatsu Kyushu. For more information on the Japan Study Mission, go to this page.

Taking Responsibility

Are you holding the rope tight and taking responsibility for your actions?

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