Prof. Hiroshi Kanno's new article published in Harvard Business Review

Apr 21, 2015

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An article entitled "Growing leaders from within your company", authored by Professor Hiroshi Kanno, has been published in the latest (May 2015) issue of the Harvard Business Review by Diamond, Inc. (in Japanese).

An abstract of this article follows:
Recently, the incidence of Japanese companies inviting management resources from outside the company to run the business has been increasing.
Against this background, there is the view that it may be difficult to develop leaders/management talent from within the company.
In this article, Prof. Kanno discuss this issue, focusing on the following 3 points:
1) The requirements for human resource management
2) External management resources or internal management resources: which best fits these requirements?
3) How we can acquire and develop such management resources