Japanese business culture

Begin: 09:00

  • Japanese-specific communication strategies: yes and no, need of information, conflict avoidance
  • Social background: harmony, hierarchy, social duties, politeness
  • Decision-making process

lunch break

  • Business etiquette: business card exchange, etc.
  • Background of Japanese attitude: group mentality, respect, modesty, apology
  • Closing the gap: gift-giving and going out

End: 17:00