Insight Tours in Japan

To immerse in Japanese culture to fully understand the purpose and application of KAIZEN™ in real life

By experiencing the Japanese culture first-hand, participants will be able to comprehend the total impact of the KAIZEN™ way of life. Our Insight Tours (held only in Japan) are unique learning opportunities that provide a deeper understanding of the founding principles and strategic purpose of lean. It is a crucial path to success for leaders in any organization, regardless of its industry.

5 days

Nagoya, Japan

(price upon request)

  • Visits to KAIZEN™ model companies.
  • Networking with like-minded KAIZENers.
  • Insights into the development of KAIZEN™-minded leadership.
  • Experience KAIZEN™ environments.

  • Understand how the KAIZEN™ methodology was created in Japan.
  • Experience the culture supporting successful KAIZEN™ efforts.
  • Study how Japanese management orchestrates and supports KAIZEN™ efforts.
  • Understand the Gemba-oriented mindset.
  • Learn the KAIZEN™ roles and responsibilities at various levels within an organization.
  • Calibrate performance metrics against world-class benchmarks.
  • Fill gaps in your KAIZEN™ knowledge and skills.
  • Increase motivation for your transformation journey.
  • Take home practical examples of KAIZEN™ implementations

Want to learn more about the KAIZEN™ Insight Tours?

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Our Training Offer

Leadership Seminar

To develop lean leadership skills for guiding management teams in their way to achieve a positive business impact and encourage the cultural change

Lean Transformation Program

To shape an organization’s system of excellence to spread the culture of lean and continuous improvement throughout the company

Value Stream Analysis

To master a profound diagnosis of end-to-end key processes for prioritizing improvement opportunities and designing a lean vision for the future


To empower multidisciplinary teams to lead improvement initiatives in short delivery sprints for the transformation of any organizational process

Agile Organization

To spread lean behaviors across all organizational levels for the teams’ progressive guidance in the most complex routines and tools

Strategy Planning

To master the process of strategic planning and execution for innovation and profitable business growth year after year

Benchmark Tours

To gather first-hand, on-site benchmark insights with open sharing of best practices to understand how your organization can become best in class

Lean and Six Sigma

To develop the basic and professional lean skills needed to begin and grow a Continuous Improvement culture

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