Five questions every Lean Manager should ask on the shop floor…
A good lean operation is agile enough to respond to most problems and self-correct with minimal impact on the business.
We are often asked to audit businesses and advise how to improve efficiency, reduce cost and increase quality. Here’s a simple test – try it on your business and let us know how you get on.
You become aware of a problem on the shop floor; a lack of product coming through, machines being switched off, or there’s some kind of commotion so you go to investigate.
Try asking the following questions:
If you can get answers to all the above, then congratulations, you’re running an effective Lean team.
If you don’t, then contact us to find out how we can help.
Contact us at ALC to find out how to tune your business to your customer needs and drive the productivity of your teams.
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