Consulting and Research on
International, Sustainability, and Japan-Related Issues --
In Pursuit of Lasting Solutions...
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Welcome! Feel free to come in, browse, and ask how we can
To help organizations and individuals worldwide improve knowledge and
performance with regard to international, environmental, and social issues. We
work within individual nations and as a bridge between nations (e.g., on
Japan-U.S. environmental issues), using integrative thinking, communication, and multilingual skills, as
well as a large interdisciplinary knowledge base, to perform research, facilitate collaboration and
exchange, and help solve problems of
"It will require virtually all of our ingenuity,
insight and good will to devise lasting solutions to the
international, environmental and
social problems of the 21st century."
--Dr. Steven M. Hoffman, Hoffman and Associates
"When people from
different walks of life or different nations collaborate, we need as many
effective "bridge people" as possible -- to act as a bridge across
communication styles, and to fill in the rich cultural
stand behind words and action."
--Dr. Steven M. Hoffman
Past Projects -- At a Glance
|A wide variety of research and consulting
in the nonprofit, business, university and
government sectors, involving environmental, sociopolitical and
international issues in the U.S., Japan, China, India,
and other nations.
|Development of innovative educational and
|Facilitation of international collaboration
among organizations and individuals
from many nations, including the U.S., Japan, and China. We conduct
projects ranging from developing exchange
relationships to Japanese-English translation, from conflict prevention to new culture
communications, advocacy and customized consulting
social and international issues in diverse
the U.S., Japan, China, and
This web site introduces our work. Feel free
further inquiries to these
addresses and numbers.