Strategic KAIZEN™

The new book by Masaaki Imai, released in the U.S. on June 22nd

Managing Virtual Teams and gemba proactively

Today’s improvement based on KAIZEN™ Principles will strengthen your organization and lead to a better future

1. Eliminate Muri, muda and Mura, and improve QCD
2. Create standardized work practices
3. Stimulate your workplace by improving the "motion mind"

KAIZEN™ Time Study
Digital Workstyle for All

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Over 300 short KAIZEN™ videos available on demand

These videos are perfect for self-study, blended learning, or micro-learning training just when you need it

"The implementation of shopfloor management, was another important step within our EFQM process and made us the benchmark leader in the meat processing industry."

Ralph Dausch - CEO Kaufland Fleischwaren, Germany

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Welcome to Kaizen Institute

Today KAIZEN™ is positioned as an important pillar of a long-term competitive strategy by many successful corporations.

KAIZEN™ Guiding Principles

  • Good processes deliver good results
  • Go see for yourself to grasp the current situation
  • Speak with data, manage by facts
  • Take action to correct root causes of problems
  • Work as a team
  • KAIZEN™ is everybody's responsibility
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Upcoming Training Courses

Las empresas son cada vez más conscientes que para competir en la economía global, necesitan desarrollar el talento de su gente de modo sistemático y profesional. Para ello, no basta con implantar sistemas de gestión de competencias y de evaluación del desempeño, sino que es fundamental entrenar a los gerentes para que se conviertan en auténticos líderes de sus colaboradores. Lean Leadership te prepara para regresar a tu organización con una definición clara de tu papel como líder dentro de tu empresa y un estándar y plan de acción para cumplirlo.


Polaznici ove radionice naučit će koristiti problem solving alate kako bi strukturirano i efikasno mogli rješavati operativne probleme na koje nailaze u svakodnevnom radu.


Il training “Fondamenti Kaizen” permette di partire subito a migliorare coinvolgendo le persone, in produzione e negli uffici. Durante la giornata avrai modo di conoscere KAIZEN, i suoi concetti fondamentali, i suoi strumenti e la loro applicazione alla tua realtà lavorativa.


5 principes KAIZEN™ : 1- Créer de la valeur client – Aujourd'hui, la stratégie de toute entreprise doit être centrée sur ce principe : découvrir ce que le client veut et lui offrir de la meilleure façon possible 2- Efficacité du Flux – grâce à l'élimination des 7 Muda 3- Efficacité Gemba 3- L'implication des personnes 4- La Gestion visuelle


Who works with Kaizen Institute

A small selection of the clients we serve.


"Kaizen Institute has done a commendable job in promoting KAIZEN™ across Africa, especially in East Africa. With many organizations trained and on the path of KAIZEN™, there is significant awareness, learning and capacity enhancement. We at BIDCO across Africa have been one of the earliest clients and we continue to be a staunch believer and promoter of KAIZEN™ in every process and business!"

Vimal Shah - Founder Director BIDCO Africa, Kenya

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