By Gwendolyn D. Galsworth
Visual Workplace/Visual considering (VWVT) was once written by means of the said major professional in place of work visuality. whereas different books comment on visible place of work instruments and practices, no different writer has addressed the subject with the readability and intensity provided the following. it is a seminal ebook, thought of by way of many the definition of the sector itself. First released through a small, self reliant press in 2005, the publication gained the celebrated Shingo study Prize within the related yr.
It used to be then and is still the single ebook of its type that describes the conceptual and useful beginning for place of work visuality, derived from dozens of hands-on implementations in a few of the world’s most sensible or so much tough businesses. Written now not by means of a tutorial, yet by way of a hands-on practitioner who has labored for 3 a long time with businesses in quite a few levels of visible transformation, the paintings incorporates the reader from the standard place to begin of 5S via to the complete energy of the visual-lean® alliance.
The book’s eleven chapters are in 4 sections. the 1st defines the visible office with regards to operational excellence, besides the 8 construction blocks of visible pondering. the following part, which ambitions the cultural conversion, is all of sudden exciting because it describes the real transformation of either corporation and worker that is on the middle of each visible conversion. part three maps the good judgment and series of Dr. Galsworth’s 10-Doorway template as you know about the visible facet of 5S, visible criteria, visible scheduling, visible fabric keep an eye on, visible metrics, visible problem-solving, visible management in addition to the visible laptop® and visual-lean®office.
The ultimate component of VTVW locations visible administration in the visible continuum, exhibits you the way to exploit the 10 doors to evaluate your personal corporation, and concludes with a dialogue of the visual-lean alliance, illustrated via a conversion case study.
With over 25 full-color albums of visible recommendations, 50+ graphs and charts, a close desk of contents and in-depth Index, this 277-page ebook positions the applied sciences of the visible place of work as a best development process on each company’s trip to operational excellence.