The Kaizen Way
Translated the word kaizen means to “change for the better”. In The Kaizen Way you’ll learn exactly what kaizen is and how it’s helping organizations in industries such as manufacturing, office environments, and healthcare reduce costs and increase profits without resorting to massive layoffs. In fact, during The Kaizen Way you’ll hear how one company managed to increase net profits by close to 25% even though their sales were down by 25% the same year!
D.L. Martin Kaizen Event Summary
Hear a detailed explanation of how D.L. Martin Co. executed an actual 5S and Layout kaizen event. In this video you'll see how they train their employees, how they 5S an area, and how they actually piloted a one piece flow simulation in preparation for a follow-up kaizen event. Finally, during this video you'll hear (and see) how they prepare and execute the kaizen event report out for senior management.
- 0:52 - Matt’s background
- 1:40 - The objective of the Kaizen Event
- 1:59 - Day One
- 3:46 - Day Two
- 4:30 - Day Three
- 5:10 - Day Four
- 9:19 - Report outs at D.L. Martin
- 14:26 - Final advice