kaizen
The Japanese term for Continuous improvement.

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  • Kaizen — (, Japanese for continuous improvement ) is a Japanese philosophy that focuses on continuous improvement throughout all aspects of life. When applied to the workplace, Kaizen activities continually improve all functions of a business, from… …   Wikipedia

  • Kaizen — in japanischen Schriftzeichen Kaizen (jap. Kai = Veränderung, Wandel; Zen = zum Besseren 改善; „Veränderung zum Besseren“, um den terminus technicus von der umgangssprachlichen Bezeichnung zu unterscheiden häufig auch カイゼン) bezeichnet eine… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kaizen — (japonés: 改善, que significa literalmente mejora) es una forma de mejorar la productividad, originaria del trabajo de expertos como Frederick W. Taylor y Frank Bunker Gilbreth por la sucesión de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. La palabra Kaizen… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • kaizen — kai‧zen [ˈkaɪzen] noun [uncountable] COMMERCE a method of running a company which tries to encourage continuous improvement in its products, staff, management etc: • Every team has goals that give meaning and substance to the principle of kaizen …   Financial and business terms

  • kaizen — /kīˈzen/ noun The Japanese principle of continuously improving industrial and business working practices ORIGIN: Jap, improvement …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kaizen — Le mot kaizen (改善, kaizen?) est la fusion des deux mots japonais kai et zen qui signifient respectivement « changement » et « bon ». La traduction française courante est « amélioration continue ». En fait, par… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kaizen — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar …   Wikipedia Español

  • Kaizen — Kai|zen 〈[ zɛn] n.; ; unz.; Wirtsch.〉 Methode aus der jap. Fertigungstechnik, die sich als Ziel die kontinuierliche Verbesserung aller Betriebsprozesse unter Einbezug von eigenverantwortlichen u. kreativen Mitarbeitern setzt [jap.,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Kaizen — A philosophy that sees improvement in productivity as a gradual and methodical process. Kaizen is a Japanese term meaning change for the better . The concept of Kaizen encompasses a wide range of ideas: it involves making the work environment… …   Investment dictionary

  • kaizen —  Japanese term for continuous improvement through incremental change. In the 1980s, so many American managers studied Japanese production methods that the term has become part of American business jargon.  ► “Co workers call him Mr. Kaizen, a… …   American business jargon

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