Interesting facts you must know about Japan’s work culture

Here are some interesting facts about Japan’s work culture.

Japan has GDP  of $5.167 trillion ,  Per capita income: $40,849.

  • About 1/4 th Japanese companies employees work 80 hrs of overtime / month.
  • According to research Japanese took 10 days vacation leaving 10 days unused in year.
  • 63% of employess felt guilty while taking paid leave.
  • Japan has lowest productivity among G7 nation.
  • Goverment started an initiative called ‘Premium Friday’ employe need to leave their office at 3 PM every last Friday of the month.
  • Japan’s economy is facing danger due to birth rate , population . As per study population will reduct to 1/3 in 2065.
  • Japan has least % of foreign nationals as share of population.
  • Karoshi : It means death by overwork in Japanese .

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Will Apple reach to $1 trillion market cap ?

What is Market Capitalization ?
Market capitalization refers to the total dollar market value of a company’s outstanding shares. Commonly referred to as “market cap,” it is calculated by multiplying a company’s shares outstanding by the current market price of one share.

Below stats shows market cap of largest tech companies from 2008 to 2018 . Apple is inching towards first tech company to reach $1 trillion market cap.

Infographic: Apple Leads the Race to $1 Trillion | Statista You will find more infographics at Statista

Source: investopedia

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Hedge Fund : Everything you need to know

A hedge fund is an investment fund that pools capital from accredited individuals or institutional investors and invests in a variety of assets, often with complex portfolio-construction and risk-management techniques.

It is administered by a professional investment management firm, and often structured as a limited partnership, limited liability company, or similar vehicle.Hedge funds are generally distinct from mutual funds, as their use of leverage is not capped by regulators, and distinct from private equity funds, as the majority of hedge funds invest in relatively liquid assets.

Source: Wikipedia

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If you gave me $100 billion and said take away the soft drink leadership of Coca-Cola in the world, I’d give it back to you and say it can’t be done : Warren Buffet

One of the famous quote by Legendary investor and Billionaire Warren Buffet : If you gave me $100 billion and said take away the soft drink leadership of Coca-Cola in the world, I’d give it back to you and say it can’t be done.
Here is info-graphics that shows How Buffet chooses stocks by Using Graham’s and Phil Fisher principles on investing in equity.

Courtesy of: Visual Capitalist

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