Perfection Series

All organizations strive for Perfection. Perfection forms the roof of the House of Lean. The roof is also often labeled “Kaizen”. Both terms imply a continuous, iterative battle toward an ultimate goal set by the organization. This section introduces the concept of perfection through the integration of Lean thinking. Creating a clear vision of perfection for your organization is one of the first steps for a successful Lean journey.

Provides an example of a Process Level of Kaizen from the video rental industry. Defines Kaikaku and illustrates it through another example from the video rental industry. Explains how Process Kaizen, System Kaizen and Kaikaku work in unison toward Perfection. Illustrates our view of Perfection from the paper airplane simulation. Encourages viewers to take action on a clear path toward Perfection. >>