Category: Data Collection Templates

  • Gemba Walk Template

    A Gemba walk is one of the most important Lean techniques to understand the current state of any process. The idea behind Gemba walks is going to the actual place and observing how the work is performed to identify potential areas for improvement. They allow you to make small improvements many times rather than pursue a […]

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  • Affinity Diagram Template

    An affinity diagram is used in situations where you needed to organize many ideas or information to make sense of them. It is commonly used to capture and group the output of brainstorming sessions in order to organize the generated ideas. There are many applications and online services that allow the construction of affinity diagrams. […]

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  • Safety Audit Checklist

    Commitment to occupational health and safety is considered an important step toward achieving safe and productive working conditions. A safety audit checklist is a tool that will help to evaluate the safety conditions and practices in any workplace in accordance to common safety standards and regulations. It lists the safety criteria to be met in […]

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  • Lean Audit Checklist

    This lean audit checklist is used to evaluate the progress made toward implementing lean in your facility. It helps you understand the strong areas as well as the areas that need to be improved. An action plan for improvement can then be developed and implemented. It uses a six-dimensional model that includes leadership, support systems, […]

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  • Data Collection Plan Template

    The main reason behind the Data Collection Plan is to provide a focused approach to data collection for any given study or project. It helps specifying the objective of the data collection, what data do we need, how are we going to collect it, and who is going to collect it. The goal is to […]

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  • Audit Checklist

    An audit checklist is a set of questions that must be answered to verify requirements or standards are being met. It compensates for the limitation of human memory and helps the observer to ensure that nothing is missed or left behind. It enables the observer to better address compliance gaps and provides an opportunity for […]

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  • Questionnaire Analysis Report

    After collecting the answered questionnaires from your respondents, you have to analyze the data and report the results. This template is used to analyze the collected qualitative data from a large number of individuals and summarize the results in a report. It consists of two worksheets; one that enables you to enter the data of […]

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  • Visual Management Audit Checklist

    Visual Management is a technique that uses information displays, visual controls, labels and signs, color coding and other markings instead of written instructions. This visual management audit checklist will enable the observer to better address compliance gaps and provides an opportunity for continuous improvement. An effective audit should end up with a list of improvement […]

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  • Benchmark Summary Report

    Benchmarking is a process that measures how a company is performing against those of world-class performance. It is used to better understand how outstanding companies perform, then helps your company develop plans to adapt specific best practices. This template allows you to report the summary of your benchmarking analysis in a very simple manner.

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  • 5S Audit Checklist

    5S is a Lean technique that involves activities designed to create and maintain a disciplined workplace. It helps create a better working environment and can be implemented to eliminate waste and improve the flow of work. 5S audits are often used to evaluate the performance of 5S implementation in any workplace. This 5S audit checklist […]

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