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Japan is changing its views on entrepreneurship — and that could be good for start-ups [CNBC]

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PDF Smith Collection | Gado | Getty Images Aerial view of Tokyo, Japan. The start-up scene in Japan has historically lagged behind the Silicon Valley and China, but several investors told CNBC that things are changing. Workers have traditionally seen starting a company as kind of a Plan B, according to James Riney, head of 500 Startups Japan, which has total assets under management of near $50 million. Finding entrepreneurial talent in the country used to be difficult because of an aversion to risk among Japanese workers. Many wanted the stability of corporate or public-sector jobs. If you didn't get into the major companies, the brand name companies, entrepreneurship was kind of like this second option that you could consider, Riney told CNBC. Talented people join start-ups Investors said that today, many young people are joining start-ups even as corporate Japan grappled with a labor shortage. They gave several reasons for the sh [Read more]

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