What Should Be Used – Lean, Kaizen Or Another Tool?

What Should Be Used – Lean, Kaizen Or Another Tool?

The Key Differences Between Kaizen and Lean Thinking Kaizen is a Japanese word for continuous improvement. It is a culture where every individual strives to improve their work and the work of others. Kaizen is the process of making small, incremental changes to...
The Difference Between Kaizen and Kaikaku

The Difference Between Kaizen and Kaikaku

To obtain Lean within an organization, it is necessary to make use of different methodologies suited to your organization. These methodologies provide actionable steps to change the thinking and processes of your organization. Kaizen and Kaikaku are two of these...
How To Effectively Identify Waste Factors

How To Effectively Identify Waste Factors

Whether your company is already engaged in lean manufacturing or wanting to reduce the onset of waste in general, managers need to be able to clearly identify the different types of waste and how to handle them. Waste is a by-product of the manufacturing process, not...