Business-Name Card Connections

When we think of business cards, we tend to imagine convenient little cards that serve as informative tools between business acquaintances. Besides linking business people, name cards in Japan serve to create valuable networks between mothers, pet owners and the elderly. Name cards have evolved to include photos and decorative illustrations that can be assembled…

Respect for the Aged

Schools in Japan are beginning to introduce classes to help children deepen their understanding of elderly nursing care-related issues, such as Arthritis and Alzheimer’s. Such classes take place at primary-, middle- and high schools across the nation. Children gather in the gym to get hands-on lessons to understand the physical and mental disabilities that afflict…