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Visual Management

Visual Management

Visual Management is a business management technique that communicates important information in the physical workplace. It is a system of information displays, visual controls, labels and signs, color coding and other markings instead of written instructions. Lean organizations rely heavily on visual management to detect abnormalities and reinforce standards while ensuring stability and safety in the workplace. Ideally, everyone should be able to assess the status of a situation at a glance, even the casual observer. Employees also need visual displays that show what is expected from them and to keep them informed about production status and customer needs. Read more »»

Traffic Light Assessment

Traffic Light Assessment

Traffic Light Assessment is a rating system for evaluating the performance in relation to a goal. It is a good way to communicate performance information effectively, and have the advantage of being universally recognized by all nations. The indication of performance is done using the three colors of the real traffic lights (red, yellow and green). Good and poor performance can easily be identified, and appropriate decisions can be made to achieve the best performance.

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