I didn't bring business cards to Japan. Big mistake.by Vox   6 months ago

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The ritual of Japanese business cards.

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Ritual and ceremony are paramount in Japanese culture. Together, they dictate social interactions at both the macro and micro scales of society. Understanding and navigating these norms can be difficult, but sometimes the solution is waiting in Tokyo’s metro.

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