The knowledge-creating company : how Japanese companies create the dynamics of innovation

@inproceedings{1995TheKC,
  title={The knowledge-creating company : how Japanese companies create the dynamics of innovation},
  author={野中 郁次郎 and 竹内 弘高},
  year={1995}
}
How has Japan become a major economic power, a world leader in the automotive and electronics industries? What is the secret of their success? The consensus has been that, though the Japanese are not particularly innovative, they are exceptionally skilful at imitation, at improving products that already exist. But now two leading Japanese business experts, Ikujiro Nonaka and Hiro Takeuchi, turn this conventional wisdom on its head: Japanese firms are successful, they contend, precisely because… Expand
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