Kyoto Prize to begin laureate lectures in Oxford

May 9, 2016

Kyoto Prize to begin laureate lectures in Oxford

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The University of Oxford and the Inamori Foundation on Monday announced that future winners of the Kyoto Prize will be invited to address audiences of decision-makers in the United Kingdom. The program will be called the “Kyoto Prize at Oxford.” “Partnership with Oxford would ...

Kyocera founder's secret: Make workers happy

Nov 5, 2015

Kyocera founder's secret: Make workers happy

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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 Kazuo Inamori, entrepreneur, management guru and Buddhist priest. Spend your time making staff happy instead. ...

Inamori set to leave JAL board

Mar 8, 2013

Inamori set to leave JAL board

Japan Airlines Co. Chairman Emeritus Kazuo Inamori will retire from JAL’s board of directors on March 31, effectively giving its management a freer hand, a source said Thursday. Although Inamori will retain the honorary chairmanship, his duties will be limited to advising the management ...