Mentoring Japanese High Schoolers

Whenever I visit high schools in Japan, Japanese kids don’t stop to impress me. Their quality is just too high considering their age. My experiences with them always contribute to my vision of the kind of education I want Somali kids to have and the way I want them to learn.

A Day at the Industrial Innovation City of Japan-Kitakyushu

If you really want to see how a country can start from NOTHING and go on to become a leader in a certain industry – in this case, the steel industry, please pay a visit to Japan, esp. Kitakyushu city, a city that hosts Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation Yawata Works. Japan was 100 yearsContinue reading “A Day at the Industrial Innovation City of Japan-Kitakyushu”

The Japanese Spirit: If We Want to Prosper and Be Respected, We Must Work Hard.

This post is part of series posts about my experiences in Japan as an ABE Scholar. If you want to read other related posts, please CLICK HERE. I was lucky enough to be part of 83 participants from 19 different countries for a 2-days workshop organized by Institute of Strategic Leadership and hosted by RitsumeikanContinue reading “The Japanese Spirit: If We Want to Prosper and Be Respected, We Must Work Hard.”