We always set ourselves impossible goals that we inevitably fail to achieve. This failure discourages us from trying and succeeding in learning new things or becoming better at something. This Japanese technique for overcoming laziness is called Kaizen and it will change your life. All it takes is one minute of your time. The one minute principle or Kaizen originated in Japan. It comes from the two Japanese words Kai (change) and Zen (wisdom). It was invented by Masaaki Imai who believes it can be implemented in any aspect of our lives. You can use Kaizen to become a better businessman or even just to learn to play a new instrument. Check it out!