In this section you will find information about some of the most commonly used games in Lean and change management, including the tools and techniques covered in each. In addition, we have included a number of downloadable resources. Whilst you are free to use them, we do ask that you credit us or the appropriate authors when you do so.


Ball Game: Continuous improvement, flow, PDCA, teamwork and waste elimination


Cross Hands: Communication, continuous improvement and teamwork


Kanban Pizza: Kanban, flow, PDCA, teamwork and WIP


Boat Game: Kanban, PDCA, teamwork and WIP


Snowflake Game: Communication, standard work and teamwork


Standard Fish: Best practice, standard work and variation reduction