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The Secret to National Peace

The Secret to National Peace

Our ideal of international peace is now challenged more than ever. From the EU, United States, Asia, and around the world, we witness a global shift to power politics and oppression. This book examines today’s world from a perspective of a Japanese military professional, and asks each one of us to discuss whether we want to avoid war at all.

The Secret to National Peace is a compact, yet insightful guide to peace-making in today’s global power structure. Contrasting two ends of the political stance—“liberalism” and “realism”—the author seeks to offer an alternative.

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The Secrets of Lifelong Beauty Beyond 45 Years

The Secrets of Lifelong Beauty Beyond 45 Years

Elegant wives, gorgeous celebrities, beautiful business women… How do they all keep their beauty regardless of their age?
The secret is now revealed. A 50 years old doctor, who is beautiful beyond age herself, will teach you the way of beauty and anti-aging!
20 common questions and concerns regarding anti-aging are answered with such clarity and depth!
To each question or concern, a prescription is given with the following 5 steps.

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The Small-Scale Factories of Japan

Japan : The World's High-tech Foundry
  • High technology in Japan has its roots in small factories. This story is told based on direct interviews with 12 business people.
  • The book includes many photographs so that readers can clearly understand the amazing technology involved.
  • In a climate where the publication of electronic books is becoming popular worldwide, this book has the potential to be widely read.
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The Supreme Stamina: Toward the Positive Change in the Daily Life

The Supreme Stamina: Toward the Positive Change in the Daily Life

It is said that aging is the primary reason for losing the stamina. Is there any way to keep your energy at a high level, our life? There is a way, says Mr. Kaburagi, a world-class trail runner, to maintain the stamina in your body even when you get old. This book will reveal the secret to maintain your bodily and intellectual performance at a high level.

As a professional trail runner himself at the age of 50, Mr. Kaburagi offers his wisdom of maintaining your bodily energy and intellectual performance. The key elements are “antioxidant,” “low sugar,” and “dietary change.” This book explains the way to build “tireless” body and brain to better your life.

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The Three Minute Coach

Three-Minute Coach

Based on a lecture at New York University that drew attention from coaches around the world given by author Mamoru Itoh, the founder and CEO of a leading coaching firm in Japan, this book introduces management methods that optimize employees' outputs.This method, which requires you to spend only three minutes on a short and focused conversation with a single employee, is based upon Itoh’s firm belief in the importance of managers engaging with their employees. This unique management style combines both Eastern and Western management philosophies, melding the strengths of Japanese management styles with coaching techniques highly regarded in Western countries.

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The Three Minute Coach

The Three Minute Coach

Based on a lecture at New York University that drew attention from coaches around the world given by author Mamoru Itoh, the founder and CEO of a leading coaching firm in Japan, this book introduces management methods that optimize employees' outputs.This method, which requires you to spend only three minutes on a short and focused conversation with a single employee, is based upon Itoh’s firm belief in the importance of managers engaging with their employees. This unique management style combines both Eastern and Western management philosophies, melding the strengths of Japanese management styles with coaching techniques highly regarded in Western countries.

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The Time-Tested Principles for Your Success

The Time-Tested Principles for Your Success

The author has read more than 1000 self-help books including Think and Grow Rich and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, and analyzes them into 50 common principles pertaining to all the success theories. Based on his own experience, he shows which method is more effective than others.

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The True Value of Liberal Arts

The True Value of Liberal Arts

Learn about the power of knowledge that transcends culture and time period.

The True Value of Liberal Arts examines all that can be gained through knowledge of art, natural sciences, sociology, anthropology, music, film, literature, foreign languages, and much more.  All of these elements are integral parts of building a rich, robust culture. 

Of course the so-called hard sciences are vitally important as well, but author Hiroshi Segi would like to show why we would be foolish to overlook the liberal arts.  He draws examples from a variety of artists and pioneers including George Orwell, Miles Davis, and Francis Ford Coppola. 

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The Truth of the Uber Revolution

The Truth of the Uber Revolution

The new disruptive business model that not even Google and Facebook could beat!
The full picture of the king of ride-sharing services spreading worldwide and its future: “what I realised after trying out being an Uber driver.”

Starting from his own experience as an Uber driver, social media and online marketing expert Katsuyoshi Tachiiri offers a comprehensive analysis of the the factors leading to the radical success of Uber, issues to its future growth and the possibility of an Uber revolution in Japan.

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