The Elsmar Cove Business Standards Discussion Forums More Free Files Forum Discussion Thread Post Attachments Listing Elsmar Cove Discussion Forums Main Page
Welcome to what was The Original Cayman Cove Forums!
This thread is carried over and continued in the Current Elsmar Cove Forums

Search the Elsmar Cove!

Wooden Line
This is a "Frozen" Legacy Forum.
Most links on this page do NOT work.
Discussions since 2001 are HERE

Owl Line
The New Elsmar Cove Forums   The New Elsmar Cove Forums
  Miscellaneous Quality Topics
  Koshin Planning

Post New Topic  Post A Reply
profile | register | preferences | faq | search

UBBFriend: Email This Page to Someone! next newest topic | next oldest topic
Author Topic:   Koshin Planning
Dawn
Forum Contributor

Posts: 245
From:St. Marys, PA
Registered: Sep 98

posted 24 February 2001 12:36 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Dawn   Click Here to Email Dawn     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I am looking for information on Hoshin planning. This is a Toyota requirement. Has anyone heard of it?

------------------

[This message has been edited by Dawn (edited 26 February 2001).]

IP: Logged

Rick Goodson
Forum Wizard

Posts: 102
From:Wuakesha, Wisconsin, USA
Registered: Aug 2000

posted 26 February 2001 05:43 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Rick Goodson   Click Here to Email Rick Goodson     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Hoshin Planning is one of the titles commonly used in the Western world to describe Hoshin Kanri. This is a system of planning and deployment which evolved in Japan from Management by Objectives (MBO) and now used around the world by many companies.

Hoshin Kanri involves every part of an organization: first in selecting and defining a small number of key corporate goals; and then in contributing to the accomplishment of these. It is one of the pillars of Total Quality Control as practised in Japan, and similar approaches have been developed by a number of the Western companies which are pioneers in the field of quality management. In a sense, it is a form of Strategic Plannning as we know it. Here is a couple of websites that may be helpful: http://dizzy.library.arizona.edu/library/teams/slrp/syllabus/hoshin.html.
http://mijuno.larc.nasa.gov/dfc/hp.html.
http://www.dhutton.com/samples/samphoshin.html.

IP: Logged

David Hutton
unregistered
posted 27 February 2001 11:23 PM           Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
FYI, there is a primer on Hoshin Planning available in the 'Visitors Lounge' on my website. To obtain the complete text, go to:
http://www.dhutton.com/visitors.html

and register.
Enjoy!
David Hutton
david@dhutton.com http://www.dhutton.com

IP: Logged

All times are Eastern Standard Time (USA)

next newest topic | next oldest topic

Administrative Options: Close Topic | Archive/Move | Delete Topic
Post New Topic  Post A Reply Hop to:

Contact Us | The Elsmar Cove Home Page

Your Input Into These Forums Is Appreciated! Thanks!


Main Site Search
Y'All Come Back Now, Ya Hear?
Powered by FreeBSD!Made With A Mac!Powered by Apache!