There are no even-increasing career

Shinji Kagawa: Fail in Manchester United mainly due to retirement of Alex.

Keisuke Honda: Fail in AC Milan mainly due to not matching his skills.

Shunsuke Nakamura: Fail in Espanyol mainly due to play speed in LaLiga.

Hidetoshi Nakata: Fail after Roma mainly due to manager's strategy.

 

PDCA cycle requires very tough mentality

When you take PDCA cycle into your life, you need to confront your real life.

R&O as of 10-Sep-2017

Risks:

Attacks from North Korea.

Key member's resignations from Trump goverment.

ECB's speed of increasing interest rate.

Finance Career

General Accounting

-GL

-AR

-AP

Tax

Treasury

Internal Control

Cost Accounting

FP&A

-Revenue

-COGS

-SG&A

-R&D

-Others

 

 

So what?

When I read Yahoo! News or something, I should think so what affects me directly or indirectly. Most of the news does not and will not affect me. That's why I do not read them.

CV and Job Interviews

You should challenge stretch target in job change as well as other life events. If so, you can get an attractive job.

 

However, you would be better to think that your CV and job interviews may be accepted after 20 fails and more. It is natural thing as same as mating games.

Common experiences between Kenichi Omae and Koichi Hori

They worked at local area in Japan as first career. It is very important to get communication skill with non-elite people. 

 

The most important skill in management or strategic consulting is to get information directly from consumers, sales reps, plant operators or something. Ordinally elite consultants can pass case interviews, but they cannot communicate enough to construct and prove hypothesis.