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6. Daily Chico

Welcome to the country that 'eats with its eyes.' It has plenty of places to please your 'gram.<p>Tokyo is every foodie’s No.1 fantasy. Now, I don’t say …

Pancakes

After spending 5 years studying millionaires, I've found that there are 3 types of people who end up the wealthiest

Over a nearly four-year period, I interviewed 233 wealthy individuals. During these interviews I asked each rich person 144 questions. It took me another 18 months to summarize and analyze their responses. In an effort to share my research I've written several books sharing their habits, thinking, …

Finance

When something breaks in your rental apartment in Japan: Who is responsible for fixing it?

In this article, which is part of the series on “how to live in a Japanese apartment,” we discuss what to do when equipment, such as an air …

Repairs

Japan Today

Real Estate Japan<p>Company · 80,214 Likes<p>· 14 hrs ·<p>Good to know, folks, if you are thinking about buying a home in Japan.<p>Earthquake Building Codes and …

Savvy Tokyo

5 Unnecessary Things Tourists Do When Traveling in Japan

Don’t be like that guy. Navigate Japan’s tricky travel landscape like a boss by avoiding these common travel mistakes.

Japan

How Much Does it Cost to Build a House in Japan?

By Jeff Wynkoop<p>If you want to build a house in Japan you will be faced with a lot of decisions. For most people, the most time-consuming issue is …

Ikidane Nippon

This Photographer’s Behind-The-Scenes Vs. Final Photos Will Surprise You

Brazilian photographer Gilmar Silva has come up with an impressive project titled “Lugar x Foto” (Place and Photo) in which he shares …

Photography

How listening to customers can kill your startup

The art of entrepreneurship and the science of customer development is not just getting out of the building and listening to prospective customers. …

Ikidane Nippon

Ikidane Nippon

10 Questions to Ask When Collecting Customer Data

When your customers disclose their personal and financial information to you, they’re taking a leap of faith that you won’t lose, abuse or otherwise mess with it -- accidentally or not. Your customers don’t want you to spam them every two minutes, hawk their info to third parties or, worse, expose …

Data Driven: What Amazon's Jeff Bezos Taught Me About Running a Company

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My experience with Jeff Bezos changed me forever.<p>In 2003, Amazon hired me directly out of Stanford. I initially turned down six separate offers until management coaxed me into running the company's Customer Behavior Research group focused …

I Doubled My Revenue in 12 Months by Analyzing These 3 Types of Data

Using data to make decisions isn't just for big businesses.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If collecting and understanding your business data meant you could double your revenue in 12 months, would you do it? Or would you be one of the 60 percent of entrepreneurs …

The 38 Essential Osaka Restaurants

Where to find fancy Japanese steaks, loaded okonomiyaki, chewy udon, and fluffy Dojima roll cake in Japan’s second-largest city<p>Japan’s second-largest city has long been nicknamed “the Nation’s Kitchen,” so it’s natural that its biggest draw is the cooking. Food is in Osaka’s blood — “<i>kuidaore</i>,” …

21 Of The Best Cleaning Products You Can Get For Under $10

Spend less for that sparkling clean.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b><p><b>I was worried the white would</b> …

How I Got 13,000 Instagram Followers in One Month

We go inside the strange, disturbingly popular world of 'engagement groups.'<p>Many have had this experience: You see someone with a lot of Instagram followers and wonder, <i>How are they possibly this popular?</i><p>The answer, at least according to ecommerce expert Trevor Chapman: They’re not. They’re using …

How To Get Data Analytics Professionals Who Understand Business

Many executives say they that they don’t trust their own analytics, but that doesn’t mean they don’t want analytics they can trust.<p>Why don’t executives trust analytics? Some reasons are good, like legitimate concerns about data quality shortcomings. Some aren’t so good, like desperately needing to …

Tech in Asia

"This world relies on lazy people to carry it forward."

Foaming bottom soap: An eco-friendly alternative to wet wipes

Japan is well known around the world for being at the forefront of rear-cleaning technology. From the ever-popular Japanese toilet, with its washlet …

Why Millennials Still Respond to This Old-School Marketing Tactic

Email is still a powerful tool for businesses to use, especially in targeting millennials.<p>Many people think social media has pushed email engagement out of style, but the data tells us a different story: email is still a powerful marketing tool for businesses to use, especially in targeting …

8 emerging tactics to enhance your marketing strategy | Articles | Marketing

As the world changes, your customer outreach should, too.<p>People today are more mobile, more informed and more inundated than ever before. We are …

3 Photographers Shoot 1 Model to Show That Style is What Matters

Here’s a 13-minute video in which three photographers (Sheldon Evans, Ricardo Lategan, and Jessica Amdur) were tasked with shooting portraits of the …

Photography

How to Kill Atmosphere in 3 Easy Steps

Establishing a great atmosphere of faith and expectation for what God is going to do in a service is such an important component. It’s not about …

Learn how to use Affinity Designer for iPad, fast.

Learn how to use Affinity Designer for iPad with over 60 specially made video tutorials.

How to Use Tone Curves to Make Quick and Powerful Edits in Lightroom and Photoshop

When you're working in either Lightroom or Photoshop, there are often many paths to the same destination, but some are more efficient and …

Lightroom

8 Reasons Why It's Hard to Rent an Apartment in Japan for Foreigners

In this video, Ken Shimizu from Real Estate Japan goes over the Top 8 reasons why it’s so hard for foreigners to rent an apartment in Japan.<p>You may …

Shinjuku's New Bus Terminal - How Traveling From Tokyo Got Easier | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

<b>Tokyo</b>'s <b>Shinjuku station</b> is a very important station for travelers because of its large-scale long distance bus terminal. However, the increase in the …

Shinjuku