Lookout: Issue 1
We would like to extend a warm welcome to all of our readers to this first edition of Lookout, a new publication looking at some of the main industry issues the Club has been tackling, and to introduce some of the talented people within the Club who advise and help find innovative and creative solutions to some of the most challenging problems that our Members face on a daily basis.
This first publication of Lookout is available in hard copy and as a pdf in both Japanese and English above. We hope you find this publication informative and helpful. As we continue to seek to improve on the range and quality of services to our Members, we invite your comments and feedback.
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