Baseball is Getting Personal Again

From August 24th through the 27th , Major League Baseball will be introducing the 2nd Annual Players Weekend to baseball fans nationwide. If you are already a fan of the game then I do not have to tell you how successful this event was last year. Regardless if you love the game or not, it was …

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Situational Adjustment: Mastering the Art of Different Cultures

I attended the 8th Annual Japan US Innovation awards hosted by the U.S. Asia Technology Management Center of Stanford University and the Northern California Japan Society early this month (July’18).  This event recognizes pioneering companies that honor innovation and economic opportunity between the two countries.  It featured a keynote speaker,  award ceremonies, and fascinating panel …

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Launching a New Product in Japan? 6 Questions You Ought to Consider

After living and working in Japan, I have been able to see what works and what does not when launching products or services in this market. For the international companies who have done well in Japan, I believe there are several reasons for their sustainable market success. The 6 factors described herein are based on …

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