Continuous Improvement Firm:

Kaikaku and Kaizen

10 Kaikaku Commandments

How To Make Radical Improvements


 By: Hiroyuki Hirano




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  1. Throw out the traditional concept of manufacturing methods.

  2. Think about how the new method will work, not how it won't work.

  3. Problems give you a chance to use your brains.

  4. Don't accept excuses; totally deny the status quo.

  5. Ask "Why" five times.

  6. Correct mistakes the moment they are found.

  7. Don't seek perfection; a 50% implementation rate is fine as long as it's done on the spot.

  8. Don't spend money on Kaikaku.

  9. Ten person's ideas are better than one person's knowledge.

  10. Kaikaku knows no limits.