Shokunin Spirit

Richard Belton
2 min readMar 23, 2017

Mastering your profession

I fell in love with Japanese culture very early in life after exposure to sushi, anime and electronics made in Japan. I was 12 when I had my first sushi dinner, but it would be 15 more years before I finally flew to Tokyo. Landing in Narita airport and experiencing Japan for the first time was so surreal, and exceeded all of my wildest expectations.

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