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Japanese Women Warriors

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Japanese women have been slowly decreasing the pocket money they dole out to their husbands.

Midsummer Trains in Japan

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Hate the smell of sweat on someone squeezed into a subway next to you?  So do Japanese.

Compared to Hikari, Alexa and Siri are just machines!

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Hikari Azuma is a very kawaii (cute) tiny holographic avatar wearing a miniskirt. Her home, in your home, is in a small glass

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Rowland & Associates is a premier cross-cultural consulting firm, providing essential international business skills since 1985. Our passion is bringing intercultural business success through heightened insight and agility. We believe that bold steps with exceptional preparation can create dynamic solutions.


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Globalization has made cross-border business deals more common than ever. But, every day, deals are jeopardized or lost when foreign associates are offended by Americans unaware of other countries' customs, culture or manner. while traveling, meeting a foreigner here or communicating on the...



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