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Why Most Lean
Transformations Fail to
A primary reason for a lean
transformation failure is lack of
effective training. It's not an
"add water and stir"
business process. You can't just decide one day to become lean and think it will happen overnight. You need to determine what constraints are imped-ing your ability to increase speed, improve quality, and eliminate non-value-added activities. And, then you need to develop and implement
lean concepts and tools for identifying and eliminating their root causes.
Why Most Lean
Training Fail to
first challenge of a training
program is how to
rally company-wide support of the
subject change initiative. To
achieve that, your lean
manufacturing training program
must first and foremost communicate
the need for the change, the
involvement required, and the need
for a company-wide commitment for a
Simulation exercises of the "before
and after" are an excellent solution
to this challenge.
MRP and LEAN simulation exercises
What I hear... I forget,
What I see... I remember,
What I do ... I understand
The lean manufacturing simulation
game" adds pizzazz and effectiveness to a company's training program and gains company-wide commitment and support of their lean manufacturing
that describe how each exercise is
set up and carried out. Also instructions on what non-participants should be watching and recording for the "after
Six Sigma Leaders and
Their Teams Need to Understand and Master
* How to convert a "push" into a "pull" manufacturing systems
* How to eliminate shop floor chaos and workplace stress
* How to introduce and apply demand flow technology
* The power of sequential production and point-of-use logistics
* How to move from "firefighting" to proactive problem solving
* How to implement a sustainable, lean manufacturing initiative
* How to reduce scrap, rework and work-in-process inventory
* How to
thinking at its best.
Your Lean Six Sigma Training
initiated by hands-on
participationby teams that will setup MRP and lean production factory simulations for comparing the effectiveness of two distinct production
Game Process Synopsis
Active participation for 6 to 12 people with sideline observation note taking by up to 20 observers.
Teams build 20 Lego Towers
in two configurations from 320
multi-colored LEGO Bricks. A
timer records the cycle
times and observers record
pros and cons of the two
methodology (MRP and LEAN).
MRP (Push) simulation includes stockroom, shop order picking and subassembly production. Time to complete:
25-45 minutes depending on team skill level.
LEAN (Pull) manufacturing simulation sets up a "one- piece" flow production line using JIT and kanbans. Time to complete:
15-25 minutes depending on team skill level.
A most important 30 to
60 minute, post-forum
initiates a discussion of
the pros and cons of each
This is where the learning
process takes hold.
The Lean Six Sigma Simulation
Game will clearly demonstrate the complexity of shop floor control under a standard MRP (Push) production system. The opening of shop orders, picking of parts, building of assemblies and the final product production process are carried out in real-time.
Six Sigma Simulation
Game is a demonstration of how sequential production and point-of-use logistics can turn a marginally successful product line into a huge winners.
Cycle Time Management is demonstrated and recorded, pros and cons of each methodology recorded and a post exercise forum drive home the lean manufacturing paradigm.
to set up and facilitate. Detailed
instructions for each are included
for each of the exercises.
And, the creator, Bill Gaw, is only an email away should you have any
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To help you realize the full benefits
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it includes the below training materials:
Lean Six Sigma
Strategicplanning is a business process that many companies employ to identify their
strategic objectives and critical
success targets Establishing Lean
Six Sigma as a strategic planning
objective is a major step toward
reaching a company's full growth and
CD - Value Stream Mapping
-Maps and flowcharts help make work visible. Increased visibility improves communication and understanding, and provides a common frame of reference for those involved with
improving business and work process.
Value Stream Mapping and Gap
Analysis should be the first step to
of Lean Six Sigma.
CD - Performance
T-Module-Financial numbers may tell us who's winning the war, but it takes a motivational measurement system to win all the battles along the way. Remember, "without data you're just another opinion."
CD - Sales & Operations Planning
How to improve the integration of sales forecasts with
day-to-day schedules to improve product quality and on time delivery.
Kaizen Six Sigma
If your business team can handle only one strategic initiative at a time, then let it be the implementation of a “quick-hitting”
continuous improvement program. There just isn’t any other more important program in our pursuit of profits.
CD - Supply Chain
Material handling and storage are two of business’s high cost, non-value added activities. The elimination of the stock room, as it is known today, should be a
critical success target of all
businesses. It’s time to realize that there is much more to supply chain
manufacturing than simply placing purchase orders with the lowest price bidder.
CD - Lean
If your company needs to increase speed, improve quality while reducing non-value added costs this training module has the road map. Many of the manufacturing concepts, principles and techniques presented are applicable to all industries.
Quality System Toolbox-Provides
an interactive ISO 9001 checklist and quality
manual and procedures to jump-start or re-ignite a company's quality
manufacturing initiative. Provides a
quality manufacturing roadmap to optimize prior
quality efforts and maintain a focus
on improving quality.
Train the Trainer Manual-Should you decide to use your training modules for
team training we include a copy of an effective training
method-ology, a vital train-the-trainer resource
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manufacturing training materials are the easiest and fastest way to understand
the practicalities of manufacturing success that I have seen in
many years of management consulting activity. I intend to use them
in my practice, if you
are agreeable, since I am now extending into
new consulting areas." Luis Nascimento, DMA Consultores, Porto, Portugal
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LEAN-MRP Six Sigma
Strategic Planning Training Module
Value Stream mapping
Sales and operations Planning
Supply Chain Management
CD, Lean Six Sigma
9. CD, Quality
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* How to move from
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