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Tech & Innovation
FEB 19, 2018

The Essence of Japanese Philosophy and Innovation at Toyota

How do groundbreaking changes happen? Is it random chance, or can organizations take control to spur innovation? To answer these questions, Zsuzsanna Jarfas interviewed Professor Tetsuya Kaida, a…

Career Success
AUG 11, 2008

Humanistic studies in Aspen, Part 2: What did I learn?

…ignorant. I had studied Western philosophy from books but had never deeply discussed this topic. In this sense, I was able to grasp Western ideology and philosophy for the first…

Career Success
NOV 6, 2018

How a Japanese Martial Art Revived Godiva

…France. He came across the book Zen in the Art of Archery, written by a German philosophy professor named Eugen Herrigel who studied kyudo in Japan in the 1920s. When…

Career Success
MAY 31, 2008

The Stature of Harvard Business School, as Witnessed by an Alumni Association Director

…study of businessI decided not to use the expression “practical science.” It is the aim of HBS to utilize a completely practical approach. 2. A philosophy that emphasizes educationThere is…

Career Success
FEB 1, 2017

Think like Toyota: Who is your CEO’s boss?

…different departments. • Connect business processes with corporate philosophy • Allow employees to internalize the importance of connecting business processes and corporate philosophy • Elevate this understanding to a level…

Global Japan
JUL 1, 2013

The Shinkansen and World-Class Service Management

…with its a unique management philosophy. Service Management Philosophy Traditionally, positions in the cleaning industry are classified as a “3K” jobs: kiken (dangerous), kitanai (dirty), and kitsui (difficult). However, Tessei,…

Career Success
JUL 1, 2011

Scenes from GLOBIS Graduation Ceremonies

…stand in this dimension? It is important to combine global perspectives and historical perspectives to know where find ourselves in this part of history. 3) Philosophy Philosophy means according to…

Tech & Innovation
JUL 26, 2019

The Miracle of Amazon’s Digital Supply Chain

…company’s culture and philosophy. Here are a few highlights: The “Day One” Philosophy Adopt the infinite start-up mindset of non-conformity and challenging the status quo—everything is possible. Facing Competition Head…

Global Japan
JUN 24, 2016

Action 4. Expectations for Bureaucrats: Pursue National Interests with a Sense of Mission from the Public Standpoint!

…the philosophy of “why government exists and whom it serves.” A firm commitment to this philosophy will preserve the relationship of trust between the bureaucracy and the people. 2. Shifting…

Career Success
MAY 14, 2018

Four Unexpected Benefits of “Publicly Open Management”: The Case of Ishizaka Sangyo

…Sangyo won the White Company Award in 2016. It has become a company that everyone loves, especially the employees. The unique management philosophy that sparked a turnaround As a management…