hoshin

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hoshin

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hoshin kanri

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jishu kanri

a Japanese term referring to the setting of strategic direction for planning and communicating QUALITY and PRODUCTIVITY goals, the purpose being to communicate common objectives and to gain commitment for these throughout the organization. The term ‘hoshin’ is used to describe the breakthoughs of goals that are required to be achieved to meet an overall plan. See BUSINESS STRATEGY.
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An IHE methodology has been proposed for BSC implementation using Hoshin Kanri, a process-oriented approach (Asan and Tanyas 2007).
The conference will unleash powerful insights on Six Sigma methodology and tools, such as, Process Management, Balanced Scorecard (BSC), Lean, Work-Out, Hoshin Kanri, Risk Management, Policy Deployment, Quality Management System, Change Management, Case Studies, amongst others.
La empresa puede tener exito si lleva a cabo el despliegue de las estrategias a traves del Hoshin Kanri en tacticas y operaciones que involucren los niveles jerarquicos; un Balance Scorecard que proporcione las metricas para medir el desempeno, sin olvidar el sentido holistico que debe llevar el trabajo a futuro.
They provide an overview and introduction to the methodology, including how it fits into Lean and Six Sigma and its goals and benefits, history, and pillars, as well as types of maintenance and the role of equipment effectiveness; information on implementation, with discussion of introducing and institutionalizing total productive maintenance, preparatory and introductory stages, implementation of the pillars, using hoshin kanri (policy deployment) as a strategic decision-making tool, and organizational change management; and case studies of a hydraulic leak reduction, the reliability and performance of a pressure regulator, roller assembly redesign, and a sticky foil defect.
Dynamic capabilities: top executive audits and hoshin kanri at Nissan South Africa.
Ability to develop and deploy lean capability diagnostics ability to develop and deploy operational performance assessments experience in the identification of an appropriate action plan to progress operational excellence capability based on assessment results proven track record in delivering tangible performance improvements expertise in the development of material and provision of training in the following lean techniques: value stream mapping and analysis, kaizen, smed, 8 step root cause problem solving, failure mode and effects analysis (fmea), gemba, workload balancing, lean standard work, pull systems, hoshin kanri, and waste analysis amongst others extensive experience in the provision of lean leadership coaching and development including use of gemba.
Since the 1960s, many companies have used Hoshin Kanri planning, which focuses on achieving a "vital annual stretch goal," an ambitious long-term target.
In keeping with their commitment to transcending excellence, ThedaCare has found it necessary to move beyond some of the cultural resistances health care has held toward other "imported" practices, such as hoshin kanri (a structured discipline focusing on strategy deployment), to fully embrace and adapt such advanced management concepts to ThedaCare's diverse health care settings.
La direccion hoshin, o gestion hoshin, o hoshin kanri (en su idioma original), es una version de la administracion por objetivos desarrollada por el management japones.
Foram identificados elementos que sao recorrentes nas entrevistas, tais como planejamento A3, nemawashi, genchi genbutsu, gemba e hoshin kanri, de tal modo articulados e fortemente inseridos no dia a dia da organizacao que os entrevistados tampouco os faziam objeto de questionamento para considerar outro modo ou via de decisao.
Although there are notable exceptions to this generalization--for example, a recent case study on the use of top executive audits as part of hoshin kanri (policy management) for developing core competencies was based on the personal "archive" (i.