“I know in the future that women will not only break through the infamous glass ceiling, but we will grind it to sand and sprinkle the glitter all over the haters”.

As my loved ones woke on Wednesday morning to a changed world, in Japan we had be watching the US presidential election unfold during the working day. I now live in a country where women often play a traditional role and society is generally more conservative and conformist than the UK. But on Wednesday my…