With the continuing growth of lean thinking, it is more important than ever that our children (no matter what they ultimately choose as a profession) start learning about lean as kids. This will create a culture where there is no longer a stigmatism toward Lean. The Improvement Kata is the tool we need to use to achieve that goal.
This is the process I am implementing in my own home. We set challenges as a family and then work toward reaching them through collecting data and then experimenting toward a future state. By encouraging my own children to follow this pattern, they have the opportunity to practice a scientific routine that will become second nature to them over time while working to improve the day-to-day processes they currently face.
In this session, you will learn…