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Month: January 2013

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Discussion skills..

I have been wondering how to develop discussion  skills, particularly among the  young Japanese.  I have faced many difficulties getting them to talk in…

Davos 2013 (No.4)

Friday January 25 began with the private brainstorming session on Gender Dynamics in the Workspace format.  I was busy packing in the morning (it…

Davos 2013 (No.3)

The second day of the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos was coming to an end, with many sessions still going…

Leaving for Davos..

This morning, I was fortunate as no snow was reported downtown  Tokyo, despite the weather forecast.  (Since much bigger snow Monday last week than…