kaizen is a Japanese word, which means gradual continuous improvement. In fact the essence of kaizen can be derived from the name itself; Kai means " To change" and zen means " To improve"
kaizen can also be defined as a culture of systematic gradual continuous improvements where every Employee is engaged and empowered.
What is Kaizen Event?
Kaizen events or sometimes known as Rapid Improvement Events, are focused improvement events which totally different from just improvement.
The benefits of these focused improvement are:
1. Concentrated and aligned efforts for real improvements
How to successfully run a kaizen Event?
Running a kaizen event is a three-stages process:
Stage 1: Preparation for the workshop (1-2 weeks), which involve the following steps:
1. Define the Kaizen goals and objectives
Stage 2: The Kaizen workshop (can vary between 3-5 days), which involve the following key steps
1. Kaizen training
Stage 3: After Kaizen follow-up, which involve the following key steps
How can we help you?
No matter which industry you are in; High-Tech, Medical Devices, Fast consumable goods... we can help you to run a very successful kaizen event and achieve real results, yes real results.
We have a significant experience in running successful kaizen events in various industries and below example of results achieved within only 5-days kaizen events.