The start of a new year is the PERFECT time to develop your idea system, identify metrics of success and encourage participation.
Toyota Forklifts calls these their three "Core Principles" - 5S (Workplace Organization), Kaizen (Continuous Improvement) and Genchi Genbutsu (Go & See at the Gemba). These are amazing, am I right? Post these to your
TPS or huddle board to remind folks why we're on this Lean journey together and keep the improvements going.
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