Kesennuma (Japan)

Type: City
Name: Kesennuma (Japan)
Country: Japan
Latitude: 38.810001
Longitude: 141.570007
population: 59,117
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Meguro's annual saury festival draws 30,000

TOKYO —A grilled saury festival drew around 30,000 people near JR Meguro Station in Tokyo on Sunday.The annual autumn festival is based on a Japanese traditional “rakugo” (comic storytelling) about how tasty the fish is when cooked crudely rather than ... [Published Japan Today - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 2 reports

Tohoku students showcase area's products at New York fair

new york – Students from Tohoku University in Sendai on Saturday showcased artifacts and other products from the disaster-hit Tohoku region at the Japan Block Fair in New York’s West Village to help companies in the recovering region drum up more business ... [Published Japan Times - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Learning From Japan’s Remarkable Disaster Recovery

It's common in classrooms to discuss the "pivot," the moment an enterprise changes direction to pursue a new strategy. On a visit to eastern Japan, MBA students talked to Masamichi Ono, CEO of chrysanthemum grower Ono Kashoen, which shifted strategy after ... [Published HBS Working Knowledge - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Three Years After the Japan Tsunami

Scientology Volunteer Ministers join the people of Japan in honoring those lost in the 2011 Tōhoku tsunami. Scientology Volunteer Ministers from around the world join the people of Japan in March to remember the 2011 tsunami and the nearly 19,000 dead ... [Published PRWeb - Apr 07 2014]

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...of families walking from farmer to farmer, asking to find chrysanthemum flowers used for funerals," student Kazumasa Mukae (HBS MBA '14) recalls. "His understanding of his business was redefined from a simple chrysanthemum producer to a provider of closures for families who have lost their loved ones. It was memorable to hear him talk about how his mission in life was developed and how he had redefined his business."

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Meguro's annual saury festival draws 30,000 [Published Japan Today - Sep 14 2014]
Tohoku students showcase area's products at New... [Published Japan Times - Sep 07 2014]
Tohoku students showcase area’s products at New... [Published Japan Times - Sep 07 2014]
Learning From Japan’s Remarkable Disaster Recovery [Published HBS Working Knowledge - Aug 27 2014]
Learning From Japan's Remarkable Disaster Recovery [Published HBS Working Knowledge - Aug 27 2014]
Three Years After the Japan Tsunami [Published PRWeb - Apr 07 2014]
Photos of Towns Destroyed by Japan’s Tsunami, T... [Published Wired Raw File - Mar 11 2014]
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Photos of Towns Destroyed by Japan’s Tsunami, T... [Published Wired Raw File - Mar 11 2014]
Shin Yahiro photographed in the town of Onagawa in Miyagi four days after the tsunami struck and has since photographed in the cities of Kesennuma, Rikuzentakada and Ootsuchi. He returned in 2012 on the year anniversary with prints of his ...     ...
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