Japan - Culture and Etiquette

Japan - Culture and Etiquette


09 Aug - 09 Aug 2023


11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EDT

Event Price:

$199.00 USD

Event Type:

Virtual Education

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Virtual Delivery Dates: 8/9

If your company is operating in Japan, you should spend some time absorbing the culture and business etiquette of this fascinating country which is so different from the USA. Whether you need to interact with an outsource payroll provider, work with Japanese HR and finance colleagues on payroll production or field pay queries from Japanese employees understanding how things work in terms of the prevailing culture is vital. This presentation will explain all of the key aspects of doing business in Japan including: * Meeting Hierarchy and etiquette * The concept of face * The importance of the group * The correct use of aizuchi (agreement interjections) * The correct use of names * The etiquette of the bow * Negotiations * The etiquette behind gift giving By attending this course delegates will:
  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of Japanese workplace etiquette
  • Be able to read the unspoken signs and ascertain what Japanese colleagues are really thinking
  • Improve negotiating tactics when dealing with Japanese colleagues and business contacts
  • Meet Japanese colleagues face to face or via webinar and leave a positive lasting impression

Credit Information

Earn 1.5 Recertification Credit Hours (RCHs), 0.15 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), or 1.5 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits when attending this webinar. No advanced preparation or prerequisites required, Program Level: Overview; Delivery Method: Group Internet Based; Field of Study: Personal Development