Japanese-American Seating

Japanese-American Seating - President in Canada? F. What...

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Japanese-American Seating A. What steps did Japanese auto companies take to overcome US trade barriers during the 1980s? B. What was the joint venture structure of Japanese-American Seating & the respective contributions of the partners? C. Compare Japanese management practices illustrated in the case with analogous American practices. D. How do Japanese management practices relate to Japanese culture? E. Why did Sumio Imai leave his family in Japan when he took the expatriate job of JASI
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Unformatted text preview: President in Canada? F. What challenges did Jim Needham face in taking a job as General Manager of a Japanese-controlled joint venture in Canada? G. What concerns led Jim Needham to have second thoughts about hiring a new project coordinator? H. How do you think the Japanese will react if Jim tries to change the agreement? How should he approach the situation?...
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