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A showcase of selected photos taken from around the globe.
A new section on how to live in Bangkok like a local, to transform you into a savvy Bangkokian.
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Square Enix "didn't know" international appeal of products

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Boss of Japanese game company Square Enix professes to not have known that their products were of interest outside of Japan. Do leaders do enough to see and cultivate the international appeal of their products?

By Karn G. Bulsuk


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Saitama's effective social media campaign

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Saitama in Japan takes out a new marketing campaign over social media using anime, and they're doing a terrific job.

By Karn G. Bulsuk


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Genchi Genbutsu Case Study: how it helped Toyota win a multi-million dollar contract

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Genchi Genbutsu (現地現物) is another pillar of the Toyota Way. Translated roughly into "go see for yourself", its a methodology which helps people to truly understand a situation, find the root causes and fix it appropriately.

Here we look at a case study in how genchi genbutsu helped Toyota Tsusho win a major government contract in Malaysia supplying noise absorbing walls for highways.

By Karn G. Bulsuk


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Taking a Tuk Tuk like a Bangkokian

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Learn to take a tuk tuk like a local, and avoid getting ripped off.

By Karn G. Bulsuk



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The most ridiculous restaurant charges

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Eating out can be expensive, but there are times when they seem to be charging you for things which, by all accounts, should be included. Here's a list of some of the worst practices seen from around the world.

By Karn G. Bulsuk


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Successful expats eat local food

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Put away the burger and fries and listen up: no matter whether you're just travelling through a foreign country or an expat on a legendary 2-year mission, you should eat local food. Here's why.

By Karn G. Bulsuk


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Happy New Year 2014

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This year from Ankor Wat in Cambodia, wishing you the best in 2014!
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Why you should always be truthful to your financial auditors

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Financial auditors conduct interviews as part of the job, to learn about a company's processes and policies so that they can better test them. Here are three reasons why you should always tell them the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth.

By Karn G. Bulsuk

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Virtual Tour of Melbourne's Night Skyline

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Overlooking Melbourne Central and Carlton, the following virtual tour lets you explore the details of the city's night sky.

By Karn G. Bulsuk


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Toyota gives out kaizen consulting to charities

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Instead of giving out money, Toyota is giving out Kaizen, providing not only a new model of philantrophy, but also proving that kaizen applies to everything.

By Karn G. Bulsuk


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