Kaizen Workshop (Yagna) Blog


Piyush Pandey 2010-04-29

A focused collective approach towards World Class The Kaizen Workshop is a five day intensive workshop focused on making improvements by surfacing hidden problems‚ finding solutions for them throug...
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Piyush Pandey 2010-04-29

Vedzen Institute is a corporate body formed to hand-hold clients in their pursuit of business excellence, to promote lean thinking and a culture of World Class Excellence in all walks of Life. Vedz...
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Piyush Pandey 2010-04-29

We are a Group of Practitioners with “Hands-on” Production and Management Experience in implementing WCM in India, and overseas specializing in Japanese production techniques such as JIT / SMED / ...
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Interview of the Kaizen Master Masaki Imai

Piyush Pandey 2010-05-27

THURSDAY, JULY 16, 2009 Interview of the Kaizen Master Masaki Imai The 73-year-old mind of Masaaki Imai runs razor sharp belying the frailty of his small frame. He talks with sincere conviction, p...
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Piyush Pandey 2010-05-27

POWER OF GEMBA & DIGNITY OF LABOUR We recently conducted a Gemba Waste Workshop at a multinational corporation for middle and senior managers. Identifying waste in the Gemba has been the most p...
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TPM Training for Workers

Piyush Pandey 2010-07-17

CIRCULAR # 061/ GEN                               ...
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Quality won’t happen overnight: Masaki Imai

Piyush Pandey 2010-08-07

 Quality won’t happen overnight: Masaki Imai Dileep Athavale | TNN  Pune...
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Operational Excellence through Lean Six Sigma

Piyush Pandey 2010-08-24

COME LEARN SHARE Hands on Introduction Training on Lean Six Sigma …by practitioners   Lean Six Sigma, a relatively well-known approach for achieving operational excellence, can,...
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Quality Circle Forum of India Pune Chapter – 44th Mini Convention

Sanat Sankrityayan 2011-02-16

QCFI – 44th Mini Convention and Valedictory Function Feb 12, 2011 – 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm at QCFI, Pune Chapter, Bhosari MIDC, Pune   Mr. Yogesh Vaghani, the Chief G...
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Spicejet ain’t just an excursion

Piyush Pandey 2011-03-05

Mr. Sanjiv Dange is a principal practitioner with Vedzen Institute. An avid traveler himself, this time he flew into a nightmare. - I had just finished my assignment for the day & travelle...
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Lean Kaizen Mela 2011

Sanat Sankrityayan 2011-04-08

Theme: Lean Leadership 2011 marks a decade where we have access to the best of technology and resources, moreover a free flowing global economy. Our thinking is exploratory rather than definitive o...
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Movie on “8 Wastes” – War on 8 Wastes

Sanat Sankrityayan 2011-09-17

Dear Fellow Leaners, We are in the process of completing our second movie on the Lean Kaizen concepts. This time we have chosen the most popular yet confusing topic of 8 Wastes or Muda (in Japanese...
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Lean Kaizen Mela 2012- A walk through the event

Sanat Sankrityayan 2012-07-06

Lean Kaizen Mela this year was held on June 22 and 23 at Suzlon Learning Centre “One Earth”, Opp. To Magarpatta City, Hadapsar, Pune DAY I – June 22   Opening Session   ...
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Lean Kaizen Mela 2012

Piyush Pandey 2012-07-07

Hello Fellow Leaners, Lean Kaizen Mela 2012 winners makes news on the dailies of Pune city- “DNA” and “Kesari”. Check out the paper clippings below. Regards, Pragadee Ramanathan. ...
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Lean Kaizen Mela 2013 – Lean Leadership – Series II

Sanat Sankrityayan 2013-01-04

Lean Leadership – Series II Stay Ahead of the Times deriving Power through Purpose, Principles, Process and People Power of Purpose marks the intensity of the winner. Purposeless pur...
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How can we help Businesses – Go Lean

Sanat Sankrityayan 2013-03-25

These days you may be hearing a lot talk regarding “going lean” and “implementing leanpractices,” what does this truly mean? When a company implements lean practices they are essentially looki...
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Right Data Required to Solve the Problem

Sanat Sankrityayan 2013-04-01

When many people attempt to solve a problem, they make the mistake of placing an emphasis on either the problem or solution. To properly solve problems, it is very important to make sure you take t...
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Shooting of Poka-Yoke Movie

Sanat Sankrityayan 2013-05-08

Poka Yoke – or how I come here to actually film? So I had a bit of it already hoped to play again as an extra in Bollywood. I must indeed confess that I’ve never kept up to date to me co...
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Piyush Pandey 2014-06-01

Everybody loves being organized. It removes the stress in locating an object or doing a planned activity. Isn’t it amazing that you find your wallet or the car keys in the right place when you want ...
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Kaizen: Change is inevitable. Deal with it.

Piyush Pandey 2015-01-11

Kaizen is a Japanese word. “Kai” in Japanese means “Change” and “Zen” mean “Good”. The literary meaning of Kaizen is “Change for good”. Kaizen implies continuou...
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Sanat Sankrityayan 2016-06-23

The aim of every business organization is to gain profits by manufacturing products or providing services. If business is set up for earning profits, obviously, it aims at gaining maximum profits. In ...
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How lean management will improve your production?

Sanat Sankrityayan 2015-07-15

How many business gurus of small, medium or large enterprises can say that they have not heard of #LEAN? I think not many. Yet how many believes in lean, have they implemented? What is Lean? Lea...
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Prepare for One Piece Flow Manufacturing for Robust Production and Operational Excellence

Sanat Sankrityayan 2015-10-03

Isolated Islands of Production facility may build up within a factory over time. We must keep on curing the creation of a monument within a process anywhere in the factory. Any pocket of excellenc...
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Celebrating DCCIA Lifetime Achievement Award

Piyush Pandey 2015-10-03

The 12th Annual Award Function of Deccan Chamber of Commerce Industries & Agriculture Pune was held on 16th August, 2015 at Hotel Hyatt Regency in Pune. His Excellenc...
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