kaizen

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kai·zen

 (kī′zĕn′)
n.
A business management system or philosophy aimed at producing ongoing incremental improvements throughout an organization, especially in quality and efficiency.

[Japanese : kai, change (from Middle Chinese kaj´; also the source of Mandarin gǎi) + zen, good (from Early Middle Chinese dʑian'; also the source of Mandarin shàn).]

kaizen

(kaɪˈzɛn)
n
(Philosophy) a philosophy of continuous improvement of working practices that underlies total quality management and just-in-time business techniques
[literally: improvement]
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Bydd Ioan Doyle yn edrych ar ddyfeisiadau amaethyddol Eifion Jones, Dyffryn Banw, a bydd Mari Lovgreen yn cwrdd a Rhodri Owen, y bedwaredd genhedlaeth o seiri coed yn Ysbyty Ifan.
Seiri (sort) focuses on sorting and cleaning up by defining which tools and materials are needed at the job site and throwing away anything that is not needed.
5S" activity (where "5S" stands for a workplace organization method that uses a list of five Japanese words: seiri, seiton, seiso, seiketsu and shitsuke, which can be translated from Japanese as "sort", "set in order", "shine", "standardize" and "sustain")
Nditsanangurirei sekuru pfungwa dzinotanga kuuya mumusoro memunhu kana achida kuvaka imba seiri kuvakwa nababa apo.
Seiri specialises in helping businesses understand the experiences their customers are having and then helps them improve.
Dyna le bydd y Carnifal Geiriau yn cael ei gynnal wythnos i heddiw, ac mae'n argoeli y bydd hwn yn ddigwyddiad hwyliog ac yn gyfle i ni ddod i wybod mwy am rai o'r seiri geiriau sydd wedi eu magu yn yr ardal honno.
5 S is derived from the following Japanese words: Seiri (sense of utilisation), Seiton (sense of organisation), Seiso (sense of cleanliness), Seiketsu (sense of health) and Shitsuke (sense of self-discipline) (GAVIOLI; SIQUEIRA; SILVA, 2009).
Xu, "Global dynamics of an SEIRI epidemiological model with time delay," Applied Mathematics and Computation, vol.
La primera fase es Seiri, que consiste en clasificar los elementos o herramientas de trabajo a fin de mantener en el puesto lo estrictamente necesario.
Herramientas de la manufactura esbelta Herramienta Proposito basico Focalizacion preliminar Las'5S' Seiri Mantener orden y Puede aplicar en (clasificar), limpieza en los toda la Sei-ton sitios de organizacion.
The 5S stands for seiri, seiton, seiso, seiketsu, and shitzuke - meaning sort, systematize, sweep, standardize, and self-discipline, respectively, in the Japanese language.