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Seventy Seven Teachings of “Screwing up” Lives

Title in Japanese Jinseino Nejiwo Maku 77no Oshie
Author Nitto Seiko Co., LTD. Office of Planning

A Japanese automated screw assembly system/inspection machine tool manufacturing company, Nitto Seiko Co., Ltd. has been focusing on human resource development for a long time. Using their own empl...

Profit with Technology! Amazing Japanese Small Factories

Title in Japanese Gijutsuryokude Kasegu Nihonno Sugoi Machikouba
Author Nikkei Inc. Editorial Department

This book is a compilation from a series of articles “From the Manufacturing Site”, which were originally published in Nikkei Sangyo Newspaper.

There are many small and unique manufacturing ...

Top Small Companies People Should be Proud of in the World

Title in Japanese Chicchai Kedo Sekaiichi Hokorini Shitai Kaisha
Author Koji Sakamoto

Koji Sakamoto, a professor of Hosei Graduate School of Regional Policy Design, has been observing over 6,300 companies. In this book, he introduces eight small companies having less than 30 employ...

Japanese Firms that are NO.1 in the World

Title in Japanese Nippon no “sekai No.1” kigyo
Author Nikkei Business Daily

“Aim to be No.1 in Japan, and eventually No.1 in the world.” This was the slogan for many firms that had risen from the ruins of WWII and had achieved miraculous growth. Far behind American giants,...

Small But the Best Companies

Title in Japanese Chiisakutemo ichiban no kaisha
Author Koji Sakamoto

If an employee is always dissatisfied with his boss or with the company he is working for, it is unreal to think that he would put in his best efforts for the company to achieve good results. The i...

The Potential of Small and Medium-sized Companies

Title in Japanese Chuushou Kigyou no Sokojikara
Author Takao Nakazawa

Small and medium-sized enterprises are often viewed with negative images, that they are challenged with the offshore production or suffering from low wages, and lack of successors. However, Japan c...

Global Niche Top Enterprises

Title in Japanese Global Niche Top Kigyo Ron
Author Yuji Hosoya

“Global Niche Top Enterprise”, as it defined in this book, is an enterprise that independently manufactures competitive original products. The book consists of 3 parts. Part I presents case studi...

Challenge of Small to Medium-sized Manufacturing Industries

Title in Japanese Jidai ni Chousensuru Yuryou Chuken・Chushou Seizougyou
Author NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN Special Investigative Reporters

In the electronics industry which used to be called Japanese “specialty”, Asian neighboring countries developed their technology rapidly and started showing their presence to the world. Afterwards,...

Hundred Year-old Japanese Companies

Title in Japanese Nihonno Hyakunen Kigyo
Author The Asahi Shimbun reporters

There are more than 20,000 companies which have been in business more than 100 years and about 400 companies that have been in business over 300 years in Japan.

This book is a corpus series ...

Makoto Naruke’s Selection of 100 Growing Companies

Title in Japanese Naruke Makoto no honto wa oshietakunai igai na seicho kigyo 100
Author Makoto Naruke

Chapter 1 25 companies that are bound to grow, influenced by the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Chapter 2 25 companies that are aggressively investing in new base manufacturing locations