Sony Firing Folks Thanks to Modern Medicine

It was wildly thought that Howard Stringer, a foreigner, was brought in to fire a bunch of people at Sony. Japanese companies traditionally bring in outsiders to fire folks, and Stringer, a foreigner, was even that further removed from the old boys' network.

This April, Kaz Hirai assumes Stringer's old job at Sony.… » 4/02/12 7:00am 4/02/12 7:00am