Menu

Japan - News, Features, and Slideshows

Features

  • 10 Cultural Faux Pas You Should Never Make in Japan

    From language mishaps run amok--"I once said 'That's wonderful' when a person said her uncle died," confesses businessman Ron McFarland--to blowing your nose in public, there are <a href="http://www.cio.com/article/452371/Offshore_Outsourcing_Survey_Looks_at_Impact_of_Cultural_Differences">many faux pas people unknowingly make</a> when doing business in another culture. And Japan is rife with opportunities for Westerners to make mistakes.

    Written by Shawna McAlearney28 April 09 11:41