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80 Rules For Elegance

80 Rules For Elegance

Prolific author Emiko Kato offers a wide variety of advice for how to be elegant and always make a good impression.

80 Rules For Elegance is divided into chapters for easy reference. You are sure to notice a huge difference in your interactions by applying just a handful of these simple rules to your life!

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9 Essential Habits for Positive Thinking

9 Essential Habits for Positive Thinking

When you are overwhelmed by unexpected obstacles and challenges, the first thing you need is to change your mindset. Instead of looking for causes behind things, you must quickly turn to look at the positive side of things. With this book, prepare yourself for unexpected life challenges! 

When we encounter problems in our lives, we tend to become obsessed with asking why. Why am I not good at coordinating with my boss? Why can I not relax on weekends? Why do I always care about what others are thinking? And so on and on. But successful people in the world never ask why. Instead of asking why, they act on their problems with a positive mindset. By analyzing historical and famous figures around the world, we’ll see how there are simply 9 habits that these people practice. We can learn from their success and apply that to our own career and life. With rich illustrations and 45 skill sets, this book will change how you think about yourself and make you think positively about life! 

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A Book For Two

A Book For Two

Which would you prefer—getting things done by yourself or working together with others? The former is often more highly praised, and independence is a value we tend to cherish. But, aren’t we happier when we can share joy and happiness with others? Isn’t there value in doing things together?

A Book For Two is a picture book for your significant people. With illustrations and heartwarming words, this book teaches us the joy and happiness of doing things together with our significant other. Give this book to your family, friend, and lover… and cherish your precious moments with them.

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A Business Course to Earn Respect and Dignity

Businessmen’s Exercise to Earn Respect and Dignity

Are you the kind of person who....

- Crosses against a red light in front of children?

- Feels that their clothes don’t represent who they really are?

- Find yourself immediately saying “but” or “I can’t do that?”

Though these characteristics may seem unrelated to your job, even the smallest quirks or flaws can drastically affect the way people see you!

Komiya’s latest volume of the “Business Course” series covers everything you need to know about what separates forgettable businesspeople from those who enjoy lifelong careers and are highly respected in the business world: personality!

The first part of Earn Respect and Dignity covers everything you need to know about what separates the successful from the average, as well as detailed examples of the ways in which others judge and appraise you. The second half of the book includes a detailed discussion of eight steps any person can take in order to improve their standing in the business world and boost their career.

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A Business Course to Improve Your Ability to Discover

Training Program for a Businessman in Developing One’s Ability to Discover

The global advancement in information technology has rapidly made it easy for us to access diverse information, diminishing the inequality based on the amount of information one can gain to quite an extent. Nevertheless, despite the equal access to the information, what one can see from such information still greatly varies depending on the person. While most people fail to see anything in what information they had access to, select few people are able to discover a new market, to come up with the ideas for a new service, to anticipate the next move in stock market, and to foresee the trend in the company sales. What is the secret behind such differences? As a matter of fact, the difference lies in the “ability to see," a skill that could be called the "ability to discover." To begin with, it is quite important for us to become aware that “there are things that we fail to see, and that we fail to understand" in order to develop our ability to discover. The readers are likely to find their worldview widely transformed by this book that shares without stint the methods to acquire the "ability to discover."

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A Business Course to Improve Your Leadership

A Business Course to Improve Your Leadership

“The lost 30 years” of Japanese economy offers us a lot of lessons. The biggest lesson from this time is the

importance of leadership. This book outlines where Japan went wrong in its leadership development and how true leadership can be restored. With a plenty of real cases, this is a must-read for aspiring leaders.

Sharp Corporation, Japan Airlines, NISSAN… Japan witnessed countless cases where true leaders saved giant corporations from their sinking ships. Great leadership determines a company’s performance. Yes, it’s clear. And the fact that Japanese economy is still struggling to recover from “the lost 30 years” proves Japan’s lack of leadership development. The million seller author Kazuyoshi Komiya is here to teach us what we need to do to restore true leadership in companies—”leadership is something we can learn, and develop.” 

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A Coloring Book of Japan Heian picture scrolls

A Coloring Book of Japan Heian picture scrolls

A Coloring Book of Japan Heian picture scrolls.

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A Coloring Book of Kabuki Picture Scrolls

A Coloring Book of Kabuki Picture Scrolls

Whether you are familiar with Kabuki or not, this coloring book will delight you.  Over one hundred pages of scenes from famous Kabuki plays including Kanjincho, Yoshitsune Senbonzakura, and Chushingura.  A Coloring Book of Kabuki Picture Scrolls is the latest masterpiece from illustrator Junko Suzuki with help from famed Kabuki actor Somegoro Ichikawa.

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A Developmental Disorders Guide for Inclusive Workplace

A Developmental Disorders Guide for Inclusive Workplace

1 in 100, 1 in 30—people with developmental disorders like ASD and ADHD are no longer rarity. This book is an essential guide to managers and workers who want to improve workplace for everyone. 

Developmental disorders have been getting more and more attetion these days. Even though people are more aware of it than ever before, it could become quite problematic among people with different levels of understanding. Without knowing what developmental disorders are and concrete cases, we may end up attributing pathological symptoms to personal traits such as laziness and arrogance. Here is the book for you to close such gap, specifically at workplace. Every worker is important but the key player here is manager. It depends on managers whether workplace becomes inclusive for people with developmental disorders. This guide provides full of case studies and a diagnosis manual so that you can start creating a stress free workplace for everyone.

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A Gift From You: Love

A Gift From You: Love

What makes a human life beautiful is neither money nor power. It’s people who make your world upside down, completely transformed. That is, love. People love for different reasons, and each love emits its own light. We are moved by the intensity and beauty of these different forms of love.      A Gift From You: Love is a jewelry box of beautiful words, full of gratitude for significant people in your life. Your best friend, your lover, your parents… give this compact book to people you love and care about, and express your appreciation for their being in your life. 

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