The Countermeasure: Strategy Deployment
Aka Hoshin kanri; policy deployment
Hoshin – Direction; compass; shining needle
Kanri – Management
Developed in the 50’s; core element of
Integral part of Lean
Establishes “true north”
Two key parts: Creating the plan itself &
and fanatic management to that plan.
Purpose: Organizational focus & alignment
Aligns everyone toward a few high impact
objectives while also keeping them accountable
for their commitments through visual
management and review.