Can Akdeniz has written and published more than a dozen books on leadership, productivity, creativity, and career advice. He is the owner of the popular business site businesshacker.co. He is a driven and innovation man who is always working on something new, so you can certainly expect to see more of his books on shelves.
This book specifically explains what Kaizen is and from where it actually originated. It has a unique set of aspects regarding the Kaizen for your better understanding. Kaizen is significantly more than a world-class management practice; it is a method to expel fear from our minds, empowering us to find a way to better things. The procedure of progress begins with mindfulness and desire in our brains and after that prompts activity and change in the physical world.
To flourish in today's highly competitive economy, associations need to work more adequately and beneficially than in any other time. Working on developing people who are good at problem solving, expanding productivity, enhancing quality, and decreasing waste are crucial achievement elements. This guide focuses more on Gemba Kaizen philosophy rather than on an individual's personal life. Although this is a philosophy that can explain and help in all sorts of issues. Its major focus is on how to improve the workplace for better results and increased productivity.
This book gives the readers a lot of information about the famous Japanese Kaizen philosophy especially:
What is Kaizen?
Its three pillars
Principles and tools
The difference between Kaizen and innovation
In short, Kaizen helps in:
1. See the waste
2. Constantly change for the better and
3. Turn a problem into a profitable venture.
But what is exactly is ‘Agile Project Management’? And what is an ‘Agile team’? What makes an ‘Agile Project Manager’ different from a ‘traditional’ project manager? These are just some of the questions we’ll be answering within this book. We also want you to:
Understand the variables and factors that have an impact on the overall implication and sustainability of your movement towards an Agile Project Management style
Identify the main differences between management and leadership styles and behaviours and why going Agile could change your business for the better
Recognise that Agile principles can be applied to any size business within any industry
Learn how to move towards adopting an Agile Project Management style
How to harness the power of Agile to save costs for small businesses
By the time you’ve finished, you’ll have a solid understanding of the Agile principles, the kinds of businesses that benefit from Agile Project Management, and how to successfully manage your business using the key Agile principles.