Take on the low-hanging fruit first.

By Hanz on October 12, 2006 — 1 min read

Kaizen is a Japanese management strategy, Kaizen roughly translates to “continuous slow improvement.” In the corporate world, it’s an efficiency and defect-proofing system often used on factory floors. But Kaizen emphasizes the well-being of the employee, working smarter, not harder and developing best practices so that workers don’t have to think. As such, Kaizen is an ideal approach to improve one’s personal workflow.

At lifehacker: Kaizen
and at Wikipedia