As guest blogger Riana Nigam writes: "It was not only a unique experience to be able to understand one aspect of the business environment in another country, but it was also greatly rewarding to present our final conclusions."

CEL Practicum teams have the opportunity to travel and learn about business on an international scale. This spring break the Missouri Botanical Garden team took a trip to Madagascar.

Jarrad Solomon during the CEL
The similarities between Japanese "omotenashi"—hospitality—and the culture at Olin Business School are evident through the wonderful people.

Learning from a trip to Japan concepts that can be applied in life and work: wholehearted service, punctuality, attention to detail, balance, and living in the moment.