Lean Tools

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Lean management tools can be used in any business, service or manufacturing, to eliminate delays, defects and deviation. There are seven "speed bumps" of Lean. All it takes is some sticky notes and a flipchart to find ways to cut cycle time in half and reduce defects automatically.

Most Commonly Used Lean Tools

Delays
value stream map
Overproduction
 

Waste & Rework

control charts are lean tools pareto charts are lean tools
fishbone diagrams are lean toolshistograms are lean tools
Nonvalue-added Processing
value stream map
Transportation
top lean tools include spaghetti diagrams
Inventory
checksheet lean tool
Motion
spaghetti diagram is a lean tool
Employee Creativity Brainstorming, multivoting, teamwork

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