Roles and Responsibilities
The roles and responsibilities of leaders must be clear to maintain mutual trust and respect, and to empower front-line colleagues.
Visual management is about SEEING problems as they occur. It helps manage information in simple visual ways. If we can see it, we can act on it.
Plan, Do, Check, Analyze/Act (PDCA)
PDCA is a mindset and thought process that should be used in everything we do in OE. In each PDCA cycle we must make a good plan (Plan), Implement the plan on time (Do), Evaluate whether or not the desired results are being achieved (Check), Get back on target (Analyze/Act), and repeat the cycle constantly. PDCA helps avoid experiencing recurring problems and it makes continual improvement possible by always challenging the new standard.