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The Intrapreneur Who Gave Birth to the PlayStation


Discovered this interesting piece by Matt Leone from the tech website, Polygon. It really piqued our interest. It’s called The Legacy of Playstation Creator Ken Kutaragi, in 24 Stories.

It shares some intriguing stories of the notorious intrarpeneur. Here’s one of them from his old boss at Sony, Shigeo Murayama:

My job was simple. Kutaragi was an aggressive individual that would butt heads with various department heads. My job was to go mend those arguments. I felt that my role was to make sure that he was comfortable and to build an environment where he could get his work done.

It’s a great example of how to foster intrapreneurship in your employees. To learn more about it, give the full article a read…

Check out the original content at Polygon