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Japanese management and organization

Alan Lawless

Japanese management and organization

an assessment.

by Alan Lawless

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Published in Bradford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

M.B.A. dissertation. Typescript.

SeriesDissertations
The Physical Object
Pagination98p.
Number of Pages98
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13730322M

Management books -- even those by Mr. Ohmae -- only reinforced these myths. Yet by the mid's, all those books on the secrets of Japanese management were yellowing in the remainder bins and Mr. Ohmae was becoming better known as a critic of Japan rather than an apologist for it. Japanese Management Style Japan was totally destroyed during the World War II but in less than 40 years Japan has risen from the ashes to world leadership in many areas of technology and business. This success is attributed to its unique managerial techniques. Some of the main characteristics that.

  Thomas P. Rohlen's book, For Harmony and Strength: Japanese White-Collar Organization in Anthropological Perspective (University of California Press, ), is a captivating description of the Japanese management system as seen in a regional bank. This book explores and elucidates business group and inter-firm management in Japanese environments, both theoretically and practically through case studies, survey research and other methodologies. pt. 5 Inter-Organizational Learning and Autonomous as well as other management methods employed by Japanese companies, this book provides.

Analyses the impact of 'Japanese-style' management techniques such as lean production, teamworking, kaizen ('continuous improvement') and business unionism on factory workers. Investigates different facets of the organization of the labour process and employment relations within fifteen Japanese transplants in South Wales, and systematically analyses the political process of emulation in a. This book outlines the particulars of Japanese management and how modern Japanese management employs many practices which are very successful and worth adopting. The main objective of this book is to illustrate the many teachings that Japanese management practice can offer the rest of the world. The book thus targets managers who deal with Japanese business partners, or work in Japan, students.


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Japanese management practices are no exception. And this outstand-ing new book, Understanding Japanese Management Practices, gives you and other international managers an in-depth look at Japanese manage-ment practices and how these can be implemented into Western corpo-rations.

It examines the cultural foundations of Japanese management. Managerial style. The Japanese term "hourensou" (also rendered as "Ho-Ren-So") refers to frequent reporting, touching base and discussing – important attributes that are said to characterize collaboration and information flow within effective Japanese corporate ' stands for 'Houkoku', the Japanese word for 'reporting'.

'Ren' comes from 'Renraku', the word for 'informing'. Japanese management and organization book   Theory Z of Ouchi is Dr. William Ouchi's so-called "Japanese Management" style popularized during the Asian economic boom of the s.

For Ouchi, 'Theory Z' focused on increasing employee loyalty to the company by providing a job for life with a strong focus on the well-being of the employee, both on and off the job.

This book explores and elucidates business group and inter-firm management in Japanese environments, both theoretically and practically through case studies, survey research and other methodologies.

In considering the concept of the “Keiretsu” in Japan, as well as other management methods employed by Japanese companies, this book provides. Japanese consensus management is a well-de-signed but formal system that seldom achieves its full potential. At its best, the system draws on the expertise of various executives and moderates.

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This book series discusses the management systems of “Japanese” companies recently developed. That is, the new Japanese-type management or new management systems developed in Japan will be examined to inform readers of Japanese strategic behaviors, management controls and operations management, and further the systems to promote actual.

Groupism: The special cultural quality of Japanese society has a great deal of impact on the Japanese management practices.

The typical Japanese ways of thinking –”Uchi” (insider) and “Soto” (outsider) is actually practiced in Japanese management system. The special character of “WE” is very strong in Japanese companies.

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Thus, many of Japan’s most powerful politicians tend to be behind-the-scenes “fixers” or coordinators, and Japanese companies are often said to select as their presidents “organization men. MEB – 6th International Conference on Management, Enterprise and Benchmarking MayBudapest, Hungary earlier acute interest in management.

In the s, many large Japanese firms had sent their young college graduates to join MBA progammes in the US, but this. Course Objectives The purpose of this course is to analyze the mechanisms of Japanese management, understand the effects of environmental changes, and consider how Japanese management should evolve in the future.

Students will learn to look at management from historical and cultural perspectives. Intended Students This course is targeted toward students who want to take [ ].

This book examines how, and the degree to which, the development of market principles accompanying the advances of globalization has affected the traditional Japanese system. It focuses on four aspects of corporate management: management institutions, strategy, organization, and human resource management.

ZAIBATSU TO KEIRETSU: JAPANESE ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE. In Japan, the concept of the organization is based on the collective membership of people, not on property rights.

Therefore, the Japanese tend to view employees and managers as partners in a social endeavor, with each group believing they have a vested interest in organizational success. Throughout the book, the common theme conveyed to readers is a consistently strong message that the change is ongoing and the evolution of management style is real in the Japanese context.

The book would be of great interest to researchers, academics and practitioners in fields of global management, international management, and Asian capitalism. Japanese Management Books Showing of 11 34 วิธีพักผ่อนของคน PRODUCTIVE (Paperback) by.

Katsuyuki Ikemoto (shelved 1 time as japanese-management) avg rating — 43 ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. Thy published their 7 S Model in their article “Structure Is Not Organization” () and in their books “The Art of Japanese Management” () and “In Search of Excellence” ().

The model starts on the premise that an organization is not just Structure, but consists of seven elements. The main framework of the book lies in the conception of the firm as a system of incentive/coordination to allocate efficiently resources.

So this book is an extension of neoclassical approach to the area of organization, though such concepts like bounded rationality and transaction cost are incorporated deeply into the architecture of the s:   The concept was popularized in Japan but, like all great Japanese inventions (e.g.

sushi and Pokémon), has since spread across the world. At the core of 5S are a few principles: 1. In Japanese organizations, decisions are initiated primarily by middle managers according to a bottom-up process called “Ringi,” with the top management having the last word. The “Ringi” starts with the manager handing his subordinate executives a portfolio containing the.

Japanese management has been practicing for a long time but it did not arrest experts’ emphasis until recent years. Nowadays, it is the most successful management philosophy in the world which attracts a variety of different companies to imitate their experience and execute it in different countries.The 5S system of visual management has improved organization and efficiency in many workplaces including manufacturing environments and offices.

This system consists of five pillars—Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize, Sustain—that make maintaining the workplace in good condition a visual process. The advice of a Japanese organization expert boils down to two rules: Discard everything that does not “spark joy” and do not buy organizing equipment.