He was named president of the Musashi Institute of Technology
Kaoru Ishikawa died on April 16th of 1989 of a brain stroke
Ishikawa made great contribution to the industry. He transmitted his knwledge through a series of books like "Guide to Quality control", "What is total quality control" amongst others
He developd the implementation of quality circles, histograms, check sheets, control charts, pareto charts, scatter diagrams and stratification chart.
“In management, the first concern of the company is the happiness of people who are connected with it. If the people do not feel happy and cannot be made happy, that company does not deserve to exist.”