Lean Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship is living a few years of your life like most people won’t, so that you can spend the rest of your life, like most people can’t. And the Lean Entrepreneurial course will introduce you to the tools, attitudes and the SYSTEM so you can achieve & enjoy your enterprising life.

The presentation will include discussions of:

  • The Lean Entrepreneurship pyramid and its components.
  • The Deming wheel and the 3-S system.
  • CSF (Critical Success factors) that you must master in your business.
  • KPI (Key Performance Indicators).
  • Dashboard management.
  • What Value & Value-based economy are?


Hormoz Mogarei
President & CEO
Get Kaizened, Inc.

Hormoz Mogarei has been in management for more than 25 years, with 20 years of those, directly in “Lean” environment.

Mr. Mogarei was first trained on Lean Manufacturing Techniques by Toyota Supplier Support Center (TSSC) in Kentucky as well as in Nagoya & in Toyota-City, in Japan. He was able to initiate, implement and lead various Kaizen projects in the areas of improving Quality, Cost, Lead-time, Team Member Development, Customer- Satisfaction and Space utilization at a Toyota supplier and subsidiary. Hormoz taught Management courses at Silicon Valley Technical Institute (SVTI), in San Jose, CA, as well.

Many companies and major universities have hosted him as their trusted consultant in Lean Training and Implementation. His clients list includes Boeing in Oregon, Applied Materials in Texas, Union Bank of California, Manex, Intel, Stanford Hospitals & Clinics, Zazzle, UCSF and Altera in California. He has lectured at Stanford, Cal-Poly in San Luis Obispo. Mr. Mogarei is a Visiting Professor at DeVry & Keller universities, teaching Management courses there and he also teaches a series of Lean Manufacturing/Production courses at UC Berkeley Extension.

About ASL Emerging Business Group: Best Practice Series

Abbott, Stringham, & Lynch (ASL)  Emerging Business Best Practice Series consists of lunchtime seminars that address ideas and facilitate discussions around financing, operations, building a team, and other areas essential to the success of emerging businesses.

ASL established the Emerging Business Group to help start-up and growth companies. The Emerging Business Group provides a knowledge resource center of best practices for emerging businesses to streamline systems and operations, reduce regulatory risk, market themselves effectively, and free up entrepreneurs to focus on the business at hand.