Michael BARR
   Department   Kyoto Junior College of Foreign Languages  , Department of English Studies for Careers
   Position   associate professor/lecturer
Date 2017/12
Title Starting and Operating a Business in Japan; A Foreigner's Perspective
Location Kyoto University of Foreign Studies
Conference Type Local
Lecture Type Lecturer
Contribution Type Individual
Presenter and co-presenter Michael Barr
Details This lecture described the recent tourism industry in Kyoto, and the process of opening a business catering to foreign visitors in this area. A main focus of the lecture was to troubleshoot the experience of starting a business, describing common mistakes and lessons learned over a 12 year period of establishing and conducting business in Kyoto, as well as promoting areas and activities to foreign travelers.