Gemba Walk Overview

The Gemba Walk is all about embedding lean in the workplace. It affords company leaders, managers, and supervisors a reliable, simple and easy means of supporting an improvement structure and encouraging process standardization. The Gemba Walk is a key component in the sustainment of improvement. 

How do you start a Gemba Walk process in your facility? It may seem overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. With a little up-front planning, you will find the Gemba Walk process will quickly become “what managers (at all levels) do” and not a superfluous and burdensome extra task. 

Lean needs leaders and the Gemba Walk is an integral component in leading and sustaining the Lean effort. If you are interested in learning more about developing leaders throughout your organization, give us a call. For over 30 years, Productivity has been helping organizations build capabilities, save money, and grow and we can help you too.

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