1: ABOUT $1000 | Artificial Island Airport! | Travel | Island country off the Eastern coast of Asia
2: Japan is a stable, highly developed parliamentary democracy with a modern economy
3: GDP: 5.391 trillion | 1 Japanese yen = 0.0122 US dollars 1 US dollar=81.8699 Japanese yen
5: Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday | 52 | 36 F 46 | 34 F 52 | 39 F 52 | 39 F 64 | 54 F
6: Business Attire Men should wear a dark or neutral color suit. Keep your tie formal and not showy Women should dress formal and not wear too much makeup or jewelry Wear slip on shoes A kimono should be wrapped left over right to do otherwise symbolizes death
7: Japan | Business Etiquette Never blow your nose in public Never point Avoid an awkward silence Always have a business card Do not slouch or cross legs Avoid saying Um
8: Greetings! | Bowing is a common greeting, handshakes are also acceptable. Head nods are also fine for foreigners
9: Gift Giving | Oseibo and Ochugen Temiyage and Omiyage Recieve gifts with both hands
10: Making a Business Deal: Time is important, make it quick. Have lots of information and use details. Usually there will be one person doing most of the negotiating.
11: Making Appointments: Business Hours are usually from 9am-5pm but e-mail or phone is the most common way to make an app.
12: Stay away from history and politics. Talk about Japanese basketball players or sumo wrestlers. | Gestures: finger on nose means, "me?". A "peace" sign with fingers means that you are having a good time, used when you are taking a picture. | Conversation
13: Having guests to your house is not common, and considered a special treat, make sure you greet them and offer them some kind of refreshment. | Entertaining
14: Gestures: Finger on nose means, "me?". A "peace sign" with fingers means that you are having a good time, used when you are taking a picture.
15: Thank you for listening!