The Kyosei Consulting Blog

  • Getting Out of Your Own Way: How the Initial Success Strategies of Leaders and Entrepreneurs Become their Achilles Heel and What to do About it

    I enjoy being an entrepreneur because it allows me the freedom and flexibility to manage my time in ways that work best for me. Over the years, I have learned that it is not so much managing my time, as my energy, that has the biggest impact on my...
  • Igniting Passion, Performance and Profits

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    What is a learning organization?
    A learning organization is one that is committed to continuously re-envisioning all aspects of its business and increasing the capabilities of its people. Being a learning organization must be the foundation of any organizational culture that hopes to go beyond surviving...

  • Becoming You

    Staying true to yourself is key to success, regardless of gender. Something unexpected happened just as I was getting ready to leave Japan after five fulfilling years of cultivating my business and my spirit there – I was offered a job. Having been an entrepreneur since my early twenties,...
  • ‘Zen-Fitting’ Your Business With Right Livelihood

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    With businesses facing increasing scrutiny of their balance sheets, they often neglect the importance of intangibles – balancing life and work, building relationships, maintaining integrity and fostering social responsibility – that can ensure long-term sustainability and growth.  In my 14 years as a career and business...

  • Criticize By Creating

    Life is filled with opportunities to complain and criticize. We witness it in both organized forms, such as documentaries and protests, and organic forms like customers complaining about poor service, employees criticizing their company’s policies, and bosses criticizing their team’s performance. Regardless of the form it takes, the results...
  • What if my dream job doesn’t exist?

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    With thousands of jobs listed in the National Occupational Classification Dictionary, the first question I would ask you is,  “Are you sure it doesn’t exist?”  Labour market research is a critical component of finding if and where your dream job can be found. So unless you’ve...