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2019 Top Jobs in Japan Week 30

There's a position that's perfect for you on GaijinPot jobs! Check out our top picks for this week.

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2019 Top Jobs in Japan Week 29

Our pick of the best new career opportunities on GaijinPot Jobs.

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Tenki No Ko (Weathering with You): The Story, Themes, and Music Revealed So Far

Your Name director Makoto Shinkai's new film hits theaters next Friday. So what can we expect?

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Ibaraki Is Now the First Prefecture in Japan to Recognize Same-sex Partnerships

The land of natto just took a huge stance on LGBT rights.

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Tweet of the Week #40: Growing Up Is Hard to Do

Learn how to use the Japanese imperative with this week's adorable tweet.

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Survey Reveals Japanese People’s Creative Uses for Rental Cars

There's a trend of customers returning rental cars with zero mileage on the clock. So what exactly are they using them for?

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How to Take Sick Leave If You’re an ALT

In Japan, sick leave is not a statutory right but that doesn't mean you can't take it.

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Top Jobs in Japan You Can Apply to From Overseas – Week 29, 2019

These positions in the IT, marketing, and tourism industries are open to overseas candidates and will provide visa sponsorship!

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The ABCs of LGBT+ in Japan

A crash course in Japanese vocabulary to help you navigate all sexualities and genders under the LGBT rainbow 🌈.

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Japan Ranked No. 2 Study Abroad Destination in Asia

It's official, studying in Japan is awesome.

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2019 Top Jobs in Japan Week 29

Our pick of the best new career opportunities on GaijinPot Jobs.

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Tweet of the Week #39: 7-Eleven Gets Roasted on Twitter for 7Pay Fail

Learn how to use the kanji 最 with this week's viral tweet pick.

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Types of People You’ll See in Every Japanese School Staffroom

What is with that student that always barges in during the meeting?

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Top Jobs in Japan with No Japanese Required – Week 28, 2019

No Nihongo? No worries! These jobs in Japan don't require Japanese language ability.

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Tenki No Ko (Weathering with You): The Story, Themes, and Music Revealed So Far

Your Name director Makoto Shinkai's new film hits theaters next Friday. So what can we expect?

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