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Rowan Burley joins us today to talk about Koala Kids and English education. Being a founder of a preschool, Rowan introduces the service of his company and what is the qualification to become a teacher in his company.
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Rowan Burley

Rowan Burley joins us today to talk about Koala Kids and English education. Being a founder of a preschool, Rowan introduces the service of his company and what is the qualification to become a teacher in his company. How did the economic influence the education industry in the past few years? How does he build trust with children and parents? Tune in to find out more.
He was born in Melbourne, Australia in 1970. After graduating from High school, He worked in several industries, including commercial fishing, mining, and retail sales. He came to Japan in 1999,and worked in the English Teaching industry for the next ten years, working initially for nova, then moving on to a consultant position working with major Japanese companies such as Hitachi ,Seiko, Idemitsu and chisso. Two years ago he set out to form my own company with a trusted business partner. Due to the rise in demand for childcare in Japan, they decided to try a new approach to the industry. Having raised the capital from private investors, they set up our school and are enjoying moderate success so far. READ MORE

Tokyo Insiders

Get inside some of the minds of the longer term expats living and working here in Japan. Find out how people and their companies are dealing with the current market, learn from their past mistakes and resent successes.

Tokyo Insiders will also feature young Japanese entrepreneurs generally schooled abroad and generally having westerner mind sets. Opening new doors and setting a new stage far from the normal (married to the company) salary minded office workers we will have a better understanding of the up and coming younger business minded Japanese.

Michael Glance

Host: Michael Z. Glance - Business Development Manager, ITV-Asia

Michael Glance has spent more than 15 years in Japan working in diverse industries, such as commercial / investment real estate, photography and advertising and media.
A people-focused person at heart, Michael’s has more than 10+ years of advertising and media sales in Tokyo. Embracing the dynamic challenges of internet marketing he is applying his strategic management and entrepreneurial skills to connecting leading business personalities and their companies in Tokyo with Asia’s premier companies.

 

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