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And Talking of Japanese Words

 •  Filed under Kaizen, Productivity

... here's The Art of Manliness with their take on kaizen.

The Kaizen approach to self-improvement completely circumvents the unproductive ups and downs all too common to the quest. By breaking down big, overwhelming goals into super small, discrete pieces, Kaizen encourages action. The small successes you experience with your baby steps feed on each other and start building some momentum, which leads to taking bigger and bigger actions.

Get 1% Better Every Day: The Kaizen Way to Self-Improvement
by The Art of Manliness

Japanese Words

 •  Filed under Kaizen

Ever since I heard about the word kaizen used in Scrum, I've been fascinated how Japanese words can signify more in one word than the English translation can.

These Japanese words are more examples of this. My favourite is ikigai.

via Swiss Miss