Success stories from former GRFJ participants: The Swedish Bee Company
The Swedish Bee Company was founded in 2018 by Mr. Olofsson, who was always interested in bees. Since the beginning, the focus of the company has been on producing honey in close harmony with nature and without any processing.
Success stories from former GRFJ participant: Mellifera JSC
Mellifera JSC is a Bulgarian SME founded in 2016. Since then, it has been rapidly growing thanks to its focus on innovation and sustainability.
Expert interview announcement
The EU-Japan Centre is pleased to announce that our Japanese Cross-cultural expert, Dr. Parissa Haghirian, will be featured in the June edition of our newsletter.
Unlock Your Business Potential in Japan with the Get Ready for Japan Programme
Get ready to embark on a life-changing journey to Japan!
Get Ready For Japan 2023– 6th edition – Testimonials
Heartfelt reflections and captivating anecdotes from businesspersons who embarked on the 6th edition of the Get Ready for Japan programme!
The EU-Japan Centre is currently accepting applications for its yearly training programme in Japan: “Get Ready for Japan”. This year’s session is finally back to its physical format in Tokyo.
About the Get Ready For Japan – cultural training for EU managers
Since 1987, more than 600 companies across Europe have benefited from the knowledge and concrete tools for better approaching the Japanese market provided by the Centre’s training programmes. The 2-week ‘Get Ready for Japan’ scheme offers EU managers the unique opportunity to experience and understand both the cultural and economic elements which define and explain Japan's business and technological achievements.  You can find in this article a testimonial and an interview with two participants to the 2022 session, which was held in a digital format due to the pandemic. The Centre is pleased to announce that physical sessions in Japan will resume in 2023!
Get Ready For Japan (GRFJ) training video
Everything you want to know in 4 min about our 'Get Ready For Japan' training! ✅What is it? ✅Who are the beneficiaries? ✅When is it organised?

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