Well, it's been a while. Last week our class was cancelled due to the holiday. So, let's review Unit 7 People.
Luckily, I listened to an interesting person speak yesterday at the Japan Intercultural Institute conference at Shirayuri College. You can see a picture of Shirayuri College's beautiful campus below.
|Shirayuri College, Tokyo|
The main speaker at the conference was Glen Fukushima. You can see a picture of Glen Fukushima below.
|Photo courtesy of Glen Fukushima|
Please read the profile of Glen Fukushima.
- Born in 1949 in California
- Raised in California and in Japan
- Father was a sansei (三世), his mother was an issei (一世) born and raised in Japan.
- Attended Stanford University, Havard Business School and Harvard Law School
- Started his career as a lawyer
- Worked for the U.S. government
- Has been an executive for AT&T, Arthur D. Little and NCR
- Currently head of Airbus Japan.
In paragraph 20 of this article you can see what a Japanese businessman thinks about Glen Fukushima.