What is Chorei

Chorei literally means “morning ritual” in Japanese.

It is a practice that happens every morning where a company comes together to go through the plan for the day, and acknowledge it’s people.  The Japanese have actually been doing this activity before Agile was born.

Spicing up your team meetings.

We were inspired by Anderson’s Lean Tours. Watch this video of how one Teppan chain takes it’s morning ritual to the next level.  Apply this as an icebreaker for team meetings, and to remind people that the Daily Scrum is much more than a progress update.

Watch the Teamworx Chorei.


Follow along with these simplified lyrics.


For more ideas on reinvigorating your Daily stand-up, go to this blog post.