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8 Wastes - GoLeanSixSigma.com

8 Wastes Check Sheet

What are the 8 Wastes? Waste is any step or action in a process that is not required to complete a process (called “Non Value-Adding”) successfully. When Waste is removed, only the steps that are required (called “Value-Adding”) to deliver a satisfactory product or service to the customer remain in the…

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Leader Process Walk Worksheet

The Leader Process Walk means going to where the work actually occurs. The Leader Process Walk is designed to build process focus and leverage Visual Management Tools. It allows leaders to engage in repetitive activities that identify abnormal situations. The Leader creates an effective learning model and reserves times to observe…

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5S Transactional Assessment

  What is a 5S Transactional Assessment? The 5S Transactional Assessment is a tool to determine whether or not the standards of 5S (Sort, Set-in-Order, Shine, Standardize and Sustain) are being met in an office, or in a digital work space. The types of conditions being monitored would include whether or…

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5S Manufacturing Assessment

  What is a 5S Manufacturing Assessment? The 5S Manufacturing Assessment is a tool to determine whether or not the standards of 5S (Sort, Set-in-Order, Shine, Standardize and Sustain) are being met in a physical manufacturing environment. The types of conditions being monitored would include whether there were unused parts in…

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Standard Work Template - GoLeanSixSigma.com

Standard Work

Standard Work is a precise explanation of the current best practices for carrying out the steps of a process. It is a key component of Continuous Improvement since it supports the reduction of variation in how a process or process is performed. This addresses the problem of process participants developing…

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Lean Six Sigma Glossary - GoLeanSixSigma.com

Gemba Walk (aka Process Walk)

A Gemba Walk is an informational tour of the area where the work is taking place. A Gemba walk is a series of structured, on-site interviews with representative process participants with the goal of gaining a comprehensive understanding of the process. Interviews focus on detail such as process time, wait…

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PDCA/PDSA

PDCA is a four-step methodology for problem-solving. PDCA stands for Plan Do Check Act/Adjust. It can also stand for Plan Do Study Act. This methodology can be used continually to improve processes. Plan: Plan or outline a problem. Do: Do or apply countermeasure to address root cause. Check: Check or…

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