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August 27, 2015

Losing Weight in Japan: A Personal Journey

Losing weight is a personal journey, here’s how I did it.

August 26, 2015

A Timeless Cultural Experience in Iwamizawa

Who knew that working with pumpkins could be so invigorating?

August 25, 2015

Disrupting Japan: Live and Unleashed

The Disrupting Japan podcast is live and unleashed at Super Deluxe in Roppongi!

August 24, 2015

This Week in Tokyo August 24 – 30, 2015

Every Monday we post our picks of upcoming events in Tokyo. If you would like your event listed here, contact the editor of GaijinPot.

August 24, 2015

Dealing with the Jikoshoukai

At most interviews in Japan, the applicant is expected to prepare a self-introduction. This can be one of the most challenging parts of the interview.

August 23, 2015

Groovy Osaka: Unintentional Kimodameshi

The only question that truly matters is, do you have the guts to find out?

August 22, 2015

The 5 Types of Conversations You Will Have in Japan

Overall, Japan has allowed me to meet all kinds of people, good and bad. As someone with an ongoing fascination with how the human mind works, that is something I will always be grateful for.

August 22, 2015

4 Options for Cheap Eats in Japan

Like anywhere in the world, if you eat like a local, you don’t need to spend a lot. The trick in Tokyo? Eat these Japanese “fast foods”

August 21, 2015

Cruisin in Tokyo Bay

If you’re looking for a unique experience to check off your summertime bucket list, why not see Tokyo from a different perspective?

August 20, 2015

How to Recycle Old Clothes in Tokyo

If don’t want to see your favorite old sweater burning in a landfill, check out these options for recycling old clothes in Tokyo

August 19, 2015

Disrupting Japan: The Japan Startup Factory

An interesting discussion with a long time entrepreneur about the challenges and opportunities of starting a business in Japan.

August 18, 2015

What food from home do you crave the most?

For most foreigners living in Japan, food rates quite highly on what they like most about living here. The abundance…

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