Give'em the AX Lean Management Simulation

Description: This manufacturing simulation looks like a real “nightmare” at first glance but is really much more like reality that most participants would wish to admit. The goal of the game is simply to produce as many quality sets of A’s and X’s that meet the proper specifications as physically possible within the time limit.

Objective: Just as in any real manufacturing setting, there are limits based on people, materials and the coordination of both. “Give ‘em the AX” is sure to simulate and bring out many of the issues that already exist in the workplace.

Learning outcomes: Working in a lean environment, Teamwork, Coordination of efforts between teams, organizational communication, following instructions, strategic planning and execution, systems thinking, leadership and process improvement.

# of Players: 8 to 40
Location: Indoor
Length: 60 to 120 minutes