Megumi Sasaki, a movie director and producer, shares the importance of being aware of cultural diversity. She produced a movie called “A Whale of a Tale” (more information here in Japanese) which tells the story of a town in rural Japan whose main industry is whaling. For more background, see this article from the Japan Times.

This video series connects the G1 Summit in February to the G1 Global in October. At the G1 Summit, we asked global leaders their opinions about the challenges and opportunities facing Japan, and for their advice as to how young leaders should pursue a global career. 

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