Inside Japan

How to Unlock the Mysteries of Japanese Work Culture

Japanese work culture can feel like a mystery from the outside looking in. But if you learn the unspoken rules, a world of opportunity will open.
Japanese work culture can feel like a mystery from the outside looking in. But if you learn the unspoken rules, a world of opportunity will open.

Are You Prepared for Japanese Work Culture?

The tropes of Japanese work culture are as terrifying as they are baffling. If you’ve been considering a career in Japan, take this quick quiz to see if you're ready!
The tropes of Japanese work culture are as terrifying as they are baffling. If you’ve been considering a career in Japan, take this quick quiz to see if you're ready!

Inside Japan 23: Taro Kono

Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, discusses people, culture, and business from an “inside Japan” perspective with Mr. Taro Kono, member of the House of Representatives of Japan.
Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, discusses people, culture, and business from an “inside Japan” perspective with Mr. Taro Kono, member of the House of Representatives of Japan.

Inside Japan 22: Nahid Nikzad

Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, invites Ms. Nahid Nikzad, NHK Radio Japan Persian section announcer, to discuss people, culture and business from an “inside Japan” perspective.
Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, invites Ms. Nahid Nikzad, NHK Radio Japan Persian section announcer, to discuss people, culture and business from an “inside Japan” perspective.

Inside Japan 21: Kanoko Kamata

Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, invites Kanoko Kamata, representative director of Community Organizing Japan, to discuss people, culture and business from an “inside Japan” perspective.
Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, invites Kanoko Kamata, representative director of Community Organizing Japan, to discuss people, culture and business from an “inside Japan” perspective.

Inside Japan 20: Satoshi Kuroda

Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, invites Satoshi Kuroda, general manager of SAINT-GOBAIN's Abrasives Division, to discuss people, culture, and business from an "inside Japan" perspective.
Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, invites Satoshi Kuroda, general manager of SAINT-GOBAIN's Abrasives Division, to discuss people, culture, and business from an "inside Japan" perspective.

Inside Japan 18: Keiko Shimada

Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, invites Ms. Keiko Shimada of Mercer Japan to discuss people, culture and business from an “inside Japan” perspective.
Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, invites Ms. Keiko Shimada of Mercer Japan to discuss people, culture and business from an “inside Japan” perspective.

Inside Japan 19: Robert Russell

Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, invites Mr. Robert Russell, university lecturer and life coach, to discuss people, culture and business from an “inside Japan” perspective.
Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, invites Mr. Robert Russell, university lecturer and life coach, to discuss people, culture and business from an “inside Japan” perspective.