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July 24, 2015

Disrupting Japan: Bootstrapping Your Way To Success

Meet an entrepreneur who puts in as much effort into the arts scene in Fukuoka as he does building his own company.

July 7, 2015

Disrupting Japan: Journey from Programmer to Manga Artist to CEO

Journey from Programmer to Manga Artist to CEO

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June 30, 2015

Disrupting Japan: Building a Global Company

Starting a business is fraught with mistakes. Learn how to turn those mistakes into a global company.

June 27, 2015

Just Japan Podcast: Disabled in Japan

In this episode of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea talks to Michael Gillan Peckitt about his experiences living in Japan as a disabled person.

June 23, 2015

Disrupting Japan: Thriving in the face of adversity

This episode contains some great advice on how to sell innovative technology to large enterprises,

June 16, 2015

Disrupting Japan: Leaping Into The Cloud

Jasin Winder shares his insights on the unique aspects of doing business in Japan.

June 14, 2015

Japan Venture Show: Building an Open Startup Ecosystem

When we think about “startup ecosystem” San Francisco remains the leading place in the world in terms of startup activity but Tokyo has come a long way compared to where it was just a few years back.

June 9, 2015

Disrupting Japan: The Growth Of Mentorship

There is an important change happening in in Japan’s startup ecosystem.

June 2, 2015

Disrupting Japan: Collaborative Translation

Is there a market for professional translation service at a reasonable price?

April 27, 2015

Japan Venture Show: The Knowledge Sharing Economy

Can VisasQ remove the stigma of freelance workers and help start a knowledge sharing revolution in Japan?

April 15, 2015

Japan Venture Show: Only Resilient Entrepreneurs Succeed

There are many qualities that you need to succeed as an entrepreneur. But there is one that almost everybody would…

April 7, 2015

Japan Venture Show: Getting Smart with Street Academy

If you’ve ever wanted to start something new, now is the time to do it.

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