Module 5 case study: flow and pull

Lean Six Sigma SSG110 

Directions

Module 5 focuses on the flow and pull principles of Lean.

Topic 13 in this module discusses visual workplace or visual management. Please view the following video on this subject.

Respond to the following points:

  • Go to Gemba in your organization. Identify and describe as many examples of visual workplace or visual management as you can find. How do they reduce waste?
  • Identify and describe any opportunities for visual workplace or visual management that don’t already exist. How might they reduce waste?

Parameters

  • Page length: 2 pages, double-spaced