Catchball: word used in baseball which means « the throwing and catching of the balls ». It is written as follows: キャチボール.
Method for instilling intention with precision through different people. In the process of Policy Deployment (Hoshin Kanri), the Catch Ball sessions are the ideal moment where the Manager and his team define and validate together the different indicators. It is necessary to first understand the words and the intention of the person and then respond correctly. It is an essential spirit of communication in the company.
To learn more, we invite you to read our newsletter n°26: How to fail at one’s own Lean deployment .