A Detailed Structure Of The Kaizen Philosophy

Putting into effect the basic kaizen principles

A lot of people have the wrong perception of what Kaizen is. Most people think that kaizen is about a philosophy that brings about abrupt and fast improvements to activities. However, this is not so as Kaizen is actually about slow yet sustainable development. You should note that Kaizen can be applied in a number

Steps Towards Introducing Kanban In An Organization

In Japanese, the word ‘kan’ means card while ‘ban’ means signal. Therefore, kanban means signal cards. It is a system of continuous supply of components, parts and supplies, to ensure employees have what they need, where they need it and when they need it. Basically, it is an approach to work scheduling. The system balances

Facilitating A Kaizen Event

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Operations in your organization are likely to be smooth when all functions are streamlined, duties evenly distributed among employees and the management has a sense of direction. The realization of these goals may be possible when you decide to stage kaizen events which may last for between three to five days. However, apart from buying

How To Improve The Effectiveness Of Your Kaizen Efforts

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An effective kaizen is one of the most important continuous improvement tools any organization can invest in. Your kaizen, just like any other process within the organization can still be improved further, even when you feel you have done your best. The suggestions discussed below may go along in helping you improve the effectiveness of