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|Nikkei Business Publications|
|Foreign rights agent|
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Workers at Toyota are trained to identify challenges and find solutions by themselves in their effort to break the norm for manufacturing in an even higher quality. The author of this book highlights such self-motivated workers as forming the core strength of Toyota.
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The author, having 30+ years of experience in R&D and BPR at 3M, introduces his unique neuroscientific approach to motivate teams and people. When a person takes a new challenge, it is human nature to have both positive and negative feelings. "Motivating them through inspiration, not manipulation, is the key," says the author.
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This book analyzes the secrets of the expert resort operator from the design perspective. Hoshino Resorts Inc. is unlike any other in the Japanese resort industry. They continue to expand by undertaking and revitalizing the operations of dilapidated local inns and resort facilities across Japan through various unique tactics and know how. They are successful because they redesign not only the facilities but also the hospitality experience for their guests.
Featuring a long interview with Kazuo Inamori, Japan's renowned business leader, and the experiences spoken by his apprentices, this book seeks to find the answers to such fundamental questions as “What is expected of being a top manager?” and “What are the personal qualities to become a top manager?”
Oki Sato, a globally known Japanese designer who heads his design office "nendo", is always working on over 250 projects with clients around the world. His unique thinking methodology and action tactics for embodying novel ideas through teamwork are supported by many companies. This book introduces Sato's 10 keys for thought and 3 tactics for actions, which will include clues for the success of business professionals as well as designers.
From the basics of logical thinking to cutting-edge terminologies, this book covers skills that all business professionals need to know for coming up with new ideas. Read this book and acquire the skills to summarize, to sense and understand spontaneously, to know the limits/applications, to connect ideas, and to produce good results.
* "Learn Advanced Leadership in Three Hours" also available as a seriesa
The essence is common to all kinds of communications. If you know that everyone has a different communication pattern and that the sense of assuredness moves people, dealing with others will come under a very simple theory. Don't think too hard, just try one of the methods introduced in this book. You will be surprised how much your relationships with others change drastically.
In this book, the author of "The Will Power Instinct" that sold over 600,000 copies in Japan discusses 25 concerns and challenges faced by Japanese businesspeople today. From time management to goalsetting, working on small things, expressing apologies and much more, she shares with us hints for solutions based on scientific approach evidenced by research results from the most well-known educational institutions of the world.
How will the evolution of technology change the world? Among the new technologies born one after another, which one is promising and which one is obsolete? In this book, 30 editors of Nikkei BP's technology-specialized magazines and websites who know every detail of the various industries and sectors delve deep into the future of world-changing technologies.
What are the "best tips for healthy drinking" practiced by alcohol-loving doctors, which will free you from weight gain, hangover and becoming ill? This book guides you on a wealth of knowledge, from self-care advices for healthy drinking, mechanisms and prevention of alcohol-related diseases as well as health trivia you might want to show off at a bar.
Even if our doctors tell us to "do some exercise", few of us can stick to the habit of exercising right away. This book guides on easy exercises you can start at home from today. Let's start from reading this book and practice medically-proven, most effective exercises instructed by Shuichi James Nakano, professional athletic trainer supporting the success of many athletes including Olympians.
This guidebook introduces the must-see historical architecture sites in Japan, covering the well-known masterpieces such as Horyuji, the world's oldest wooden structure, the Akasaka Palace, the State Guest House built in 1909 with influences from the Palais du Louvre. The text, the photographs and the highly detailed illustrations are sure to fascinate all readers.
With a rich collection of captivating photographs, this book taps into the mystery of Japanese sword, the most powerful and beautiful weapon on earth. Said to have the hardest blade in the world, it is a weapon as well as an art piece, sometimes admired as a sacred treasure. See and read the fascinating process of Japanese sword-making by Kunihira Kawachi, one of the best swordsmiths of our time.
|Nikkei Business Publications, Inc.|
|4-3-12 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-8308 Japan
|400 million yen|
Date of Incorporation
|April 5, 1969|
Number of Employees
|765 (As of December 2018)|