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Materials to Download

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Extras

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1.

Improvement Kata

The_Improvement_Kata.html

What is

a Kata?

What_is_a_Kata.html

Value Stream Mapping

VSM.html

2.

Coaching

Kata

The_Coaching_Kata.html

3.

Kata Creates

Culture

5.

Getting

Started

Kata_Creates_Culture.html
Getting_Started.html

6.

Challenge

Challenge.html

4.

Neuroscience

Neuroscience.html
Links_and_Video.html

TOYOTA

KATA

Homepage.html

Materials to Download  (5 Items - scroll down)

 

This practical guidebook shows you how to do each step of the Improvement Kata, plus the Coaching Kata.  It will accompany you through the entire IK/CK process.

The guidebook includes:


  1. --> An explanation of the scientific Improvement Kata pattern

  2. --> Practice routines for the 4 steps of the Improvement Kata pattern

  3. --> Practice routines for the Coaching Kata (for teaching the IK)

  4. --> Many lessons and details from our experiences

  5. --> The basic forms for the Learner, Coach and 2nd Coach


For a quick overview, read the Introduction -->


Join us in developing scientific skills and mindset!  Download

the Guidebook (40 MB) in pdf format by clicking the book icon

at right.  (Click to read, right-click to download.)  Print the

Guidebook double-sided and bind it, or add it to your e-reader.

Click the icon to download:

Use these Starter tools when you practice the Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata:

  1. Learner’s storyboard

  2. 5-Question Card

  3. PDCA Cycles Record

  4. Obstacle Parking Lot

Click on each item

to download:

You can preview the slides here

The slides can also be downloaded

via SlideShare

Click the card to download the tools (pdf format)

To download a pdf

of this SlideShare

click here (15 MB File)

The IK & CK Practice Guide is Copyright © 2015 by Mike Rother, all rights reserved.


You are free to copy and use these materials as long as you note the source and

copyright on each page, but they may not be reproduced for sale in any form.

COPYRIGHT Information:

Best wishes for

your practicing!

  1. (1) IMPROVEMENT KATA AND COACHING KATA PRACTICE GUIDE

(2) KATA SLIDES & GRAPHICS  (11MB)

This set of Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata slides

in PowerPoint format includes many graphics and can save you time.

Use them in your own training and presentations, and adjust them however you like.

(3) KEY TOOLS FOR PRACTICING

(4) EXAMPLE OF COACHING THROUGHOUT AN ORGANIZATION

This SlideShare presents the best picture we have so far of what the Improvement

Kata / Coaching Kata process looks like when it’s established in an organization.

This is particularly useful since you can see what one is working toward and why.

(5) IMPROVEMENT KATA REFERENCE SHEET & POSTER

The IK Reference Sheet condenses key Improvement Kata information on

one page.  The Improvement Kata poster is useful as a “you are here” map.