Headhunter goes global

| Aug 3, 2014

Headhunter goes global

by Sayuri Daimon

If Yohei Shibasaki hadn’t previously worked for Sony Corp., the giant that once dominated the global electronics industry, his 7-year-old human resources firm might not have grown so fast. “Don’t just look at the Japanese market, but always target the global market. Offer innovative ...

Motivating workers to earn licenses reaps rewards

Jun 18, 2013

Motivating workers to earn licenses reaps rewards

by Takeshi Kawamura

To survive the prolonged recession, a growing number of companies have adopted systems to encourage employees to attain professional or specialist qualifications, hoping the investment will motivate them and that the newfound expertise will help develop new products or business expansion. Tomoko Kawada, 37, ...