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Womenomics, Board Diversity, and…Corporate Governance in Japan?

Corporate governance in Japan has traditionally been very weak. Investors are now leading the charge to change this and bring greater diversity to a landscape in desperate need of change.
Corporate governance in Japan has traditionally been very weak. Investors are now leading the charge to change this and bring greater diversity to a landscape in desperate need of change.

How to Choose the Right Start-Up Fundraising Strategy for YOU

There are more fundraising strategies out there than just venture capital. Discover which method is suitable for you and your start-up!
There are more fundraising strategies out there than just venture capital. Discover which method is suitable for you and your start-up!

The Golden Rules for Pitching Sustainability to Angel Investors

Your business plan is solid—now you just need capital. So how do you get the attention of sustainability-focused investors?
Your business plan is solid—now you just need capital. So how do you get the attention of sustainability-focused investors?

How COVID-19 Changed the Way Corporations Invest in Sustainability

COVID has changed a lot of our world, and the...
COVID has changed a lot of our world, and the...

Underrepresented Founders Can Triumph Using These 8 Strategies

In the new era of antiracism, underrepresented founders are in a prime position to achieve their startup dreams. Here’s how.
In the new era of antiracism, underrepresented founders are in a prime position to achieve their startup dreams. Here’s how.

19 Start-up Mistakes to Avoid Your First Year

When I started my fifth company I thought, “I’ve made all the mistakes I could possibly make. This one is going to be smooth sailing.”
When I started my fifth company I thought, “I’ve made all the mistakes I could possibly make. This one is going to be smooth sailing.”

How Promoting the Invisible Heart Will Bring the Investment Impact Revolution

Businesses were originally driven by profit alone. Then came the risk-return model. Now a new model is emerging to transform business for the future.
Businesses were originally driven by profit alone. Then came the risk-return model. Now a new model is emerging to transform business for the future.

Africa & COVID-19: An Investment Opportunity to Do Some Good on the Last Frontier

COVID-19 is hitting developing nations especially hard. But out of this tragedy could come opportunities for positive social impact, particularly for Japanese investors.
COVID-19 is hitting developing nations especially hard. But out of this tragedy could come opportunities for positive social impact, particularly for Japanese investors.