Author Episodes

July 24, 2021

Robert Whiting: "Tokyo Junkie" 60 Years of Bright Lights, Back Alleys…

I have been a big fan of Robert Whiting ever since I read "Chrysanthemum and the Bat" back in high school in the 1980's. Numerous…

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March 21, 2021

Katheryn Gronauer: Helping Foreigners Thrive in Japan

Katheryn Gronauer is the founder of Thrive Tokyo. She is a cross-cultural trainer and business coaching entrepreneur based in To…

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March 6, 2021

Dr. Greg Story: Japan Sales, Business, Presentations Master & Author

Learn how to become a confident public speaker, a more effective presenter, and the formula for influential story-telling. Dr. G…

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Oct. 21, 2020

Cynthia Usui: Author, Career Re-Inventor, and Female Empowerment Coach

Cynthia Usui is the Author of Eight things Full-time Housewives Should do Before Entering the Workforce . After 17 years as a sta…

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Sept. 27, 2020

Mike Howard: Life after publishing "The Salaryman"

It has been seven months since we first met on this podcast to promote his just published book "The Salaryman". Since then, there…

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Feb. 26, 2020

Rochelle Kopp: Japan Inter-Cultural & Communications Expert

Rochelle Kopp is one of the sharpest Japan inter-culturally minded people I've ever met. She is a Japanese business culture exper…

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Feb. 7, 2020

Michael Howard: "The Salaryman" Author

Michael Howard is the author of the "The Salaryman". A humorous, manga-illustrated memoir from an American who tried and failed …

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Jan. 6, 2020

David Sweet: Japan Entrepreneur & Sales Superstar

This episode I share IPA's with Dr. David Sweet. David is 20-year Japan resident, a sales superstar, best selling author, serial…

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