Corporate Culture http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Chinese State Manufacturer Manager Discovered Dead Amid Corruption Probe http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-culture/chinese-state-manufacturer-manager-discovered-dead-amid-corruption-probe <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The general manager of heavy machinery manufacturer China First Heavy Industries was found hanged in his office of an apparent suicide, the latest in a series related to the country's anti-corruption campaign.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-culture/chinese-state-manufacturer-manager-discovered-dead-amid-corruption-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-culture/chinese-state-manufacturer-manager-discovered-dead-amid-corruption-probe#comments Corporate Culture Regulations Workforce The Latest Tue, 04 Aug 2015 15:19:00 +0000 173441 at http://www.industryweek.com Kevin Frayer, Getty Images Toshiba Scandal Exposes Japan Inc.’s Governance Flaws http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-responsibility/toshiba-scandal-exposes-japan-inc-s-governance-flaws <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It wasn’t supposed to be that way at Toshiba, hailed as one of the early leaders in changing Japan’s clubby boardroom culture. But the scathing report — commissioned by the company after financial regulators questioned Toshiba’s books earlier this year — found a litany of problems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-responsibility/toshiba-scandal-exposes-japan-inc-s-governance-flaws" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-responsibility/toshiba-scandal-exposes-japan-inc-s-governance-flaws#comments Budgeting & Reporting Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Corporate Responsibility Technology The Latest Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:40:00 +0000 173091 at http://www.industryweek.com Chris McGrath, Getty Images Diversity of Thought is the Key to Global Competitiveness http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/diversity-thought-key-global-competitiveness <div class="field-byline"> Jennifer F. Scanlon, SVP, USG Corp </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Why USG Corp. is seeking a competitive edge by recruiting and promoting more women.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/diversity-thought-key-global-competitiveness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/diversity-thought-key-global-competitiveness#comments Competitiveness Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Recruiting / Retention Global Economy The Latest Thu, 16 Jul 2015 18:30:00 +0000 171791 at http://www.industryweek.com Bill Pugliano/Getty Images <p>Scanlon: &quot;At USG, we are actively recruiting and promoting women to take on manufacturing roles....&quot;</p> Struggle Over Samsung Merger Holds Potential for Change http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/struggle-over-samsung-merger-holds-potential-change <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>South Korean companies have long been run by the families that own them with little outside interference, but as some like Samsung become global brands, foreign investors are introducing an overseas manner of shareholder clout.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/struggle-over-samsung-merger-holds-potential-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/struggle-over-samsung-merger-holds-potential-change#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Governance, Risk & Compliance Information Technology The Latest Wed, 15 Jul 2015 13:45:00 +0000 171671 at http://www.industryweek.com 10 Principles of Organization Design http://www.industryweek.com/strategic-planning-execution/10-principles-organization-design <div class="field-byline"> Gary L. Neilson, Jaime Estupinan, Strategy&amp;, and Bhushan Sethi, PwC Advisory Services </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Use this proven set of guidelines to reshape your organization to fit your strategy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/strategic-planning-execution/10-principles-organization-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/strategic-planning-execution/10-principles-organization-design#comments Change Management Corporate Culture Strategic Planning & Execution Leadership The Latest Tue, 23 Jun 2015 12:42:00 +0000 165281 at http://www.industryweek.com Eaton CEO-to-Be Joins a Very Small Club: Black Manufacturing Execs http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/eaton-ceo-be-joins-very-small-club-black-manufacturing-execs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>At last count, there were three black CEOs of Fortune 500 companies; two in manufacturing--Ursula Burns of Xerox and Kenneth C. Frazier of Merck.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/eaton-ceo-be-joins-very-small-club-black-manufacturing-execs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/eaton-ceo-be-joins-very-small-club-black-manufacturing-execs#comments Corporate Culture Recruiting / Retention The Latest Tue, 16 Jun 2015 17:16:00 +0000 169831 at http://www.industryweek.com Eaton CEO to Retire Next Year http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/eaton-ceo-retire-next-year <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Alexander 'Sandy' Cutler helped the power management products manufacturer expand during his 15 years as CEO and recently oversaw the acquisition of Cooper Industries.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/eaton-ceo-retire-next-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/eaton-ceo-retire-next-year#comments Change Management Companies & Executives Corporate Culture The Latest Tue, 16 Jun 2015 15:10:00 +0000 169791 at http://www.industryweek.com Eaton Corp. Try 'Managing Up' to Boost Your Continuous Improvement Results http://www.industryweek.com/ask-expert-lean-leadership/try-managing-boost-your-continuous-improvement-results <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Leaders may not communicate well or 'get' lean or Six Sigma. Be bold in your communication and tell them what you need.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/ask-expert-lean-leadership/try-managing-boost-your-continuous-improvement-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/ask-expert-lean-leadership/try-managing-boost-your-continuous-improvement-results#comments Ask the Expert - Lean Leadership Lean / Six-Sigma Corporate Culture Engagement The Latest Tue, 09 Jun 2015 17:13:00 +0000 169351 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock What Leaders Should Do on the Gemba http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/what-leaders-should-do-gemba <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The gemba walk offers an important conduit for leaders to communicate with employees and build a problem-solving culture.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/what-leaders-should-do-gemba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/what-leaders-should-do-gemba#comments Lean / Six-Sigma Corporate Culture Leadership Gold The Latest Thu, 04 Jun 2015 15:25:00 +0000 168731 at http://www.industryweek.com Peter Drucker Lends a Hand to Millennial Onboarding http://www.industryweek.com/leadership-five-questions <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Is your workplace getting decidedly younger? If so, you&rsquo;re part of a massive influx of millennials into U.S. companies.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership-five-questions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership-five-questions#comments Corporate Culture Strategic Planning & Execution Leadership Workforce The Latest Thu, 14 May 2015 19:40:00 +0000 167351 at http://www.industryweek.com