In his latest article, Art Byrne explains why (and how) kaizen events are just the beginning of your lean efforts. They are a catalyst, he says, "but continuous improvement and continuous learning by everyone in the company are the real objectives."
From: Lean Post
"Lean is about rethinking, reimagining what work can be. To do so, we have to start with the purpose of the work."
John Shook, CEO, Lean Enterprise Institute