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Career Success
MAY 7, 2019

The Secret to Startup Success? Stories

What separates great startup pitches from merely good ones? The stories they tell.

Global Japan
DEC 3, 2018

New Generations of Entrepreneurs: From Tokyo to the World

Is Tokyo the next Silicon Valley? New policies by the Abe administration have led to more opportunities for entrepreneurs, including one-year startup…

Global Japan
NOV 26, 2018

Creative Cities 2.0: Not Just Livable, But Fun

In 2017, the Monocle named Tokyo the world’s most livable city for the third year in a row. The title…

Career Success
JUL 17, 2018

Tim Romero and Japanese Start-up Success (Part 2 of 2)

Tim Romero, a Tokyo-based innovator, author, and entrepreneur, talks about how to sell value suited to the Japanese market, productize,…

Career Success
JUL 12, 2018

Tim Romero and Japanese Start-up Success (Part 1 of 2)

Tim Romero, a Tokyo-based innovator, author, and entrepreneur, talks about what it takes to succeed as a start-up in Japan…

Tech & Innovation
MAR 30, 2018

Evernote Founder: How Tech Startups Can Break through in Japan

Phil Libin, the Founder and former CEO of Evernote and current Co-founder and CEO of All Turtles, shares his ideas from Silicon Valley as to how tech startups can succeed in…

Tech & Innovation
JAN 29, 2018

The Hidden Costs of Advancements at CES

…both startups and larger companies alike tended to pass security off as something to be considered later, something unimportant to the technology itself. It was obvious the developers were not…

Tech & Innovation
NOV 30, 2017

The Future of Space Business: Startups or Billionaires?

SpaceX founder Elon Musk believes he can send people to Mars by 2024 and colonize the Red Planet in the 2030s. If true, how will we get…

Global Japan
JAN 16, 2017

Japan’s Silicon Valley: Startups Launch Innovation and Collaboration in the Ancient Capital of Kamakura

…made Kamakura more attractive for start-ups. From the ZenHack hackathon workshop housed in a Buddhist temple to a growing “iikuni” crowdfunding platform—big things are happening in the area now dubbed “Kamacon…

Tech & Innovation
NOV 29, 2016

Can AI Help Us Create Better Presentations?

…and have it create the slides for you? Several startups, such as Zuru and SlideBot, are already working on this, using technology to replicate the expertise of a human designer and build…