In this video we will reveal some tips for a successful Value Stream Mapping.
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Tip 1) Use sheets, pens and pencils. PC is banned! VSM is at the shop floor.
Tip 2) Select the team. Not alone. From 7 to 10 people maximum. Here the figures you need for sure: Lean Expert Value Stream Manager Supervisor Operator Quality Logistic Maintenance External guest for "silly" questions.
Tip 3) Have a war room to discuss and refine the map.
Tip 4) Mapping is not for decoration is for action!
Tip 5) Clarify the aim of the mapping before starting.
Tip 6) Do it in a representative day. No peak or leave.
Tip 7) Draw the "To Be" state!