Nov 05, 2015

The Buddhist priest who became a billionaire snubbing investors | TODAYonline

TOKYO — If this 83-year-old billionaire is right, one of the most important lessons of business school is pretty much wrong. All that stuff about focusing on shareholders? Forget it, says Mr Kazuo Inamori, entrepreneur, management guru and Buddhist priest. Spend your time making staff happy instead. He’s used this philosophy to establish electronics giant Kyocera Corp more than five decades ago...

Proceed to the page:

Similar Articles Added Earlier

  • The Buddhist Priest Who Became a Billionaire Snubbing Investors - Bloomberg Business

    If this 83-year-old billionaire is right, one of the most important lessons of business school is pretty much wrong.

  • Samsung to cut 10% of head office staff: newspaper | TODAYonline

    SEOUL — Samsung Electronics is preparing to cut 10 per cent of workers at its headquarters, according to a Korean newspaper, as the world’s biggest smartphone maker loses sales to Apple and Chinese vendors. Samsung is targeting workers in the human resources, public relations and finance...

  • Obama sure of deal as ministers plan end-Sept talks on TPP | TODAYonline

    TOKYO — Twelve Pacific Rim countries will hold a ministerial meeting later this month in Atlanta in the United States as they look to conclude years of negotiations on creating one of the world’s biggest free trade zones, negotiation sources said yesterday. A meeting of chief negotiators from the...

  • Business News Roundup, Oct. 23 - SFGate

    Thursday’s report indicated that the Mountain View company is making significant strides in the mobile market, with its earnings surging 45 percent to nearly $4 billion ($5.73 per share). Alphabet, which replaced Google as a publicly traded stock this month, won extra credit by announcing plans to...

  • Innovation in Finance | Upcoming Events

    Hear from some of the leading thought leaders from DBS, AIA, Aviva, MetLife and Fastacash on where innovative thinking is taking banking and financial services in the future: Balancing innovation with trust and security Innovation trends in banking and insurance What the...

Most Recent Articles

  • Syria opposition group: Assad must go for any peace plan to work

    BEIRUT - A new Syrian opposition group linked to a prominent cleric said on Thursday President Bashar al-Assad would have to step down as part of any political solution to the civil war, setting out its position ahead of possible peace talks in Moscow this month. Assad's ally Russia is se

Latest Links Processed