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Tamago-ya – The Bento King of Tokyo

July 22, 2019 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Asia - Pacific, Featured, Special Report: How to Lead the Changing JapanComments (0)

By Seungjin Whang Tamago-ya (meaning “Egg-shop”) was founded by Isatsugu Sugahara in 1975, as a small mom-and-pop bento (“boxed lunch”) shop. Under the entrepreneurial leadership of Chairman Isatsugu and his son President Yuichiro Sugahara, the company grew rapidly to become the largest lunch box producer in Tokyo, Japan. As of 2019, it produced and

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How To Improve Your Business Finances

July 16, 2019 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Entrepreneurs & Small BusinessComments (0)

Every entrepreneur wants to run a profitable business. Your finances play a fundamental role in the success of your business, so learning to manage them more efficiently is an effective way to grow your business and increase revenue. With this in mind, here

Why Workstyle Reform Just Might Work in Japan

June 23, 2019 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, Asia - Pacific, Featured, Special Report: How to Lead the Changing JapanComments (0)

By Ginka Toegel Ikigai– in Japanese it means, loosely, “what makes life worth living.”  If reforms by the Shinzō Abe government succeed, it may one day represent a new ethos towards work-life balance. Is this possible for a population more

B2B Marketing and Lead Generation Tips For Finance Companies

June 21, 2019 • FINANCE & BANKING, BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Digital TransformationComments (0)

Business-to-business (B2B) marketing and lead generation stand as among the most effective digital marketing trends in the business industry today. If you are a finance company, this doesn’t exempt you from having to push for these techniques. Because the

Japan in the Face of Breaking Into New Working Culture

June 20, 2019 • Asia - Pacific, Special Report: How to Lead the Changing JapanComments (0)

By Alecsandra Tubiera  The land of the rising sun, Japan – in its entirety is often viewed as a place filled with extraordinary ideas and innovative inventions. Behind these brilliant beginnings are hardworking and efficient people who work under the

Guide to Selecting a Helpdesk Ticketing Software for Small Business

June 20, 2019 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Digital Transformation, Entrepreneurs & Small BusinessComments (0)

If you are thinking about including a helpdesk ticketing software in your small business, read our quick guide to find out what you need to look for!   No matter what size of business you have, you can make use of a helpdesk ticketing software. If you

Leadership and Management Challenges Driving Innovation in China

June 12, 2019 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Editor’s Choice, ChinaComments (0)

By David De Cremer If innovation is defining what drives success in demanding, volatile and uncertain markets, then China can be seen as a situation where all these forces meet. A Chinese company that is known for having created a leadership culture with

ProInversión Perú: Targeting sustainable, world-class infra to boost Peruvian economy

June 10, 2019 • Americas, Top Investment DestinationsComments (0)

An exclusive interview with Mr. Alberto Ñecco, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF PROINVERSIÓN   Peru has an infrastructure gap that has been estimated to be around US$ 160Bn, but ProInversión Perú has seen this gap as both a challenge and an opportunity to

Going Global 2019 – Europe’s Leading Event For Taking Your Business Overseas

June 1, 2019 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Events, Top Investment DestinationsComments (0)

The UK’s number 1 event for taking your business overseas; Going Global returns to London ExCeL on the 27th & 28th of November 2019. With 100’s of expert speakers, suppliers, and masterclasses, the event will provide everything needed for the most

Patent Incentives in China A Changing Focus

May 28, 2019 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, BUSINESS & INNOVATION, ChinaComments (0)

By Tim Jackson Like many countries China provides support for its innovative sector. As part of the wider ‘Made in China 2025’ policy to move China’s economy from a manufacturing to an innovation base, this has included direct financial incentives to