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The culture of Japanese management so famous in the West is generally limited to Japans large corporations These flagships of the Japanese economy provide their workers with excellent salaries and working conditions and secure employment These companies and their employees are the business elite of Japan A career with such a company was the dream of many young people in Japan but only a select few attain these jobs Qualification for employment is limited to the men and the few women who graduate from the top thirty colleges and universities in Japan Placement and advancement of Japanese workers is heavily based on educational background Students who do not gain admission to the most highly rated colleges only rarely have the chance to work for a large company Instead they have to seek positions in small and medium-sized firms that can not offer comparable benefits and prestige The quality of ones education and more important the college attended play decisive roles in a persons career see ch 3 Few Japanese attend graduate school and graduate training in business per se is rare There are only a few business school programs in Japan Companies provide their own training and show a strong preference for young men who can be trained in the company way Interest in a person whose attitudes and work habits are shaped outside the company is low When young men are preparing to graduate from college they begin the search for a suitable employer This process has been very difficult there are only a few positions in the best government ministries and quite often entry into a good firm is determined by competitive examination The situation is becoming less competitive with a gradual decrease in the number of candidates New workers enter their companies as a group on April 1 each year One of the prominent features of Japanese management is the practice of permanent employment shushin koyo Permanent employment covers the minority of
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