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2015.11.30

The Absolute Requirement for Japan’s Third Explosion

We, humankind, look for meanings and values of our own existence in the age we are living in and ways to live by them. We also find problems in everyday life and tasks of the times, as well as solutions for the tasks. In Japanese, deep thoughts leading to solutions are called “so-nen (想念),” and with further conviction, so-nen becomes a “belief (信念).” When a belief gets combined with universally convincing solutions and systematized into unshakeable will, it becomes a “philosophy.” Furthermore, what you gain from realizing various visions, values, targets, plans in deadly struggles is a “management philosophy,” and manuals based on actual practices of executives who follow their own management philosophies turn into a “guideline.” The constituents of today’s capitalistic…