When Tom finds himself in the dean’s office, he is at the most elite training center in Japan. IIST is the acronym for the government Institute for International Trade & Industry. This is where the best and brightest young corporate executives sharpen their business and English skills before being sent overseas. They are the next generation of Japan’s corporate elite.
Tom had been hired as an associate teacher of English. The only problem was he knew nothing about teaching or English grammar, and described his spelling as atrocious.
Read this story to learn how a know nothing like Tom became the most popular and effective fellow on the faculty. What a blast he had while immersing himself in the lives of his Japanese students and their culture.
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Tales2Inspire ~ The Jade Collection