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Blue-Eyed Salaryman

From World Traveller to Lifer at Mitsubishi

by Niall Murtagh

  • 321 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Profile Books Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Business & Management,
  • Travel writing,
  • Satire And Humor,
  • Organizational Behavior In Business,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Topic - Business and Professional,
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Business & Economics / General,
  • IRISH_FOREIGN COUNTRIES,
  • JAPAN_SOCIAL LIFE AND CUSTOMS,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • 1945-,
  • Biography,
  • Executives,
  • Irish,
  • Japan,
  • Social life and customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8631779M
    ISBN 101861977891
    ISBN 109781861977892
    OCLC/WorldCa225033897

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Murtagh's book, The Blue-Eyed Salaryman, is a rare treat not only for its gently woven and simply told account of the unique and ever-stereotyped Japanese corporate culture, but for the author's warmth towards his colleagues as individuals.

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In. The Blue-Eyed Salaryman is a book that talks about Niall Murtagh, a native of Dublin who spent most of his life hitchhiking all around the world. He ended up being a “salaryman” in Mitsubishi. So far, the book is quite informative in terms of the cultural differences and how to “live” in Japan, and more preceisely, be a Mitsubishi employee.

THE BLUE-EYED SALARY MAN. From World Traveller to Lifer at Mitsubishi. by (as required by the Mitsubishi rulebook). He moves from city to city, as necessary. He assumes the suitable salaryman style, paying due obeisance to the honor of the corporation.

our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your Author: Niall Murtagh. (ebook) Blue Eyed Salaryman () from Dymocks online store. Why on earth would anyone give up a life on the open road.

The Blue-Eyed Salaryman is a book that talks about Niall Murtagh, a native of Dublin who spent most of his life hitchhiking all around the world. He ended up being a  “salaryman” in Mitsubishi. The Japan Times Online Articles 06/17/ AM Niall Murtagh begins "The Blue-Eyed Salaryman" with good humor and a wry, self-deprecating smile: Which is when the idea of a book was born, to explain to the world how Mitsubishi life was at the same time weird, tough and.

The Blue-Eyed Salaryman – Niall Murtagh, a story about what it’s like to live in Japan and work for a large Japanese company. A little superficial but can be good as a first introduction to the concept of ‘the salaryman’.

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The Blue-Eyed Salaryman: From World Traveller to Lifer at Mitsubishi by Niall MurtaghAuthor: Lucy Dayman. SIDELIGHTS: Niall Murtagh has had a wide-ranging career working mainly in the Far East, and is a longtime resident of Japan. In his first book, The Blue-Eyed Salaryman: From World Traveller to Lifer at Mitsubishi, the author chronicles his younger days as a world traveler and then his decision to.

Blue Eyed Salaryman was pretty good, I've been meaning to pick up Underground but I heard the English version was severely abridged - what did you think of it?. I found Bruce Feiler's Learning to Bow to be the best book on teaching English in Japan; there are many such books, and this one is quite old, but it was better than any of the others I've read.

Niall Murtagh grew up in Dublin. After hitchhiking across Europe, Asia, Australia and Latin America in the s, he settled down in Japan, first as a student, then as an ordinary employee of Mitsubishi.

He has written for various publications, in both English and Japanese, on travel, technology and corporate culture. He works as a translator and lectures in Hosei University, Tokyo.

Entitled The Blue-Eyed Salaryman: From World Traveller to Lifer at Mitsubishi, it was published by Profile Books in London and subsequently translated into German, Russian, Japanese and other.

The Blue-Eyed Salaryman, an engaging account of an Irish man's experiences in a Japanese company has only fuelled my fascination with this strange and intriguing vise films such as Visitor Q and Ichi The Killer portray the Japanese as a violent, weird and subversive race, but these films only sctratch the surface.

Niall Murtagh spent years travelling around the world, sleeping in. This book follows Olivia, a year-old girl living in the suburbs with her mother and father. The story kicks off with new neighbors (Kara, the daughter, Rhea, the mother, and Sybil, the grandmother) moving in across the street who turn out to be a little removed from 'normal'.

Well, "The Blue-eyed Salaryman" is just such as book. It is a story about a westerner (an Irish, actually) who spent his earlier years travelling the world over and yet ended up as a paid employee - a salaryman - in one of Japan's largest conglomerates.

Yet, the author is not recounting any significant achievement worthy of an inspiring lesson. Looking for books about foreigners' experiences in Japan.

Hi r/japan, The Blue-Eyed Salaryman by Niall Murtagh. Yokohama Yankee by Leslie Helm. Not a book, but A Life in Japan - Documentary has been great.

Could you recommend anything similar to this. Thanks a lot. 10 comments. Life in Japan is a life you can get nowhere else on this planet. The culture is completely isolated from the rest of the world. I live in Fukuoka City, something like Pune for India.

Not big as Tokyo/Osaka, definitely not as international. It is a. City Spy. Read preview. Article excerpt. IN his excellent new book, The Blue-Eyed Salaryman, Niall Murtagh recounts the experience of working in the offices of Mitsubishi Electric in Tokyo.

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