Month: October 2006

Total 23 Posts

Don’t Talk to Us About Toyota

“Don’t talk to us about Toyota” demanded a new customer recently. Their reasoning was that Toyota’s level was unachievable for them. This client does not build cars. But they were asking for world class benchmarks and case studies of the best companies in the world. Without mentioning Toyota. What’s a

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Lessons from Toyota’s IT Strategy

There are some interesting lessons from Toyota’s IT Strategy in the minutes from the Third IT Economics Salon of the Economic and Social Research Institute which is part of the Cabinet Office of the Japanese Government. The guest speaker was Hiroaki Yoshida, a Toyota executive who spoke on the topic

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