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Toyota Kata Podcast

This podcast brings you audio about "Toyota Kata" from online videos and webinars, reformatted to make it easy to listen while driving, walking, or traveling. Content is used with the permission of Mike Rother and others who originally created the content. The podcast is produced by Mark Graban. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/kata-cast/support

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Kata: Mike Rother, "The Challenge of Developing Lean...

Kata: Mike Rother, "The Challenge of Developing Lean Management," Deliberate PracticeReleased Nov 11, 2015View the entire presentation via http://www.leanblog.org/kata3. The first part of Mike's presentation on "scientific thinking" was Episode #2.--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/kata-cast/support


10 Nov 2015

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Kata: Cookshack Case Study

Hi welcome to episode 4 of KataCast. This episode is a case study that was presented by Stuart Powell from Cookshack, a talk given in October 2015 at the 2015 Oklahoma Conference on Manufacturing. This audio comes from a video posted on Mike Rother's YouTube channel (his channel ID is 734mike) and you can find the video by using the forwarding URL www.leanblog.org/kata4. The Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata (IK/CK) are practice routines ("Starter Kata") that help turn anyone into an experimenter striving for a strategic purpose. Stuart Powell and his team at Cookshack in Ponca City, Oklahoma strive to differentiate Cookshack from competitors by strategically applying the Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata routines and practicing them daily.--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/kata-cast/support


15 Nov 2015

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Mike Rother's Keynote from KataCon5

Hi, this is Mark Graban. In this episode of the Kata Cast, I’m sharing audio that Mike Rother asked me to post here. It’s the audio of his opening keynote from the recent KataCon5 event. Thanks to my friends at Gemba Academy, sponsors of KataCon5, for recording and releasing a new video series from the KataCon. Please listen and share with your team as a lead-up to KataCon6, February 20-21, 2020 in Austin, TX. You won't want to miss what is shaping up to be a great gathering of learning and networking around the subject of scientific thinking. Go to www.katasummit.com to learn more. To check out the full video series, to go www.gembaacademy.com and you can sign up for a free trial if your organization is not already a subscriber. You can also watch video of the keynote here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1l68cFskC7Y --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/kata-cast/support


3 Sep 2019

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Rother: Starter Kata in 4 Minutes

Mike Rother...Starter Kata are basic practice routines you begin with, to get skill fundamentals. The goal is to internalize each Starter Kata's pattern, so you can then build on and adapt that pattern under a variety of circumstances with little thought or hesitation.The Toyota Kata Starter Kata help anyone develop greater powers of scientific thinking, which equips you to meet all sorts of challenging goals.More information is in the 'Toyota Kata Practice Guide' at: https://tinyurl.com/TK-PracticeInterestingly, the goal of the Dutch Reach is not 'to open the door with the right hand,' but rather for drivers to look back before opening the door. To build new skills and mindset it's helpful to have a little starter routine to practice, than to only hear, "Please look back before you open the door."#StarterKata #ToyotaKataFrom this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyLvgB64jh8--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/kata-cast/support


10 Apr 2019

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Habits for Continuous Learning and Improvement

Presentation by Hakan Forss at European Lean Educator Conference (ELEC) on 09/18/2014 at Stuttgart (edited from 34 minutes to 13 by Mike Rother).--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/kata-cast/support


2 Jan 2016

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