Fujita Nicole at the KitKat 45th anniversary event
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Can you guess Kit Kat’s new limited-edition flavor?

On sale next week, the new flavor was decided by popular vote to celebrate 45 years in Japan.

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6 Types of Preschoolers English Teachers Will Meet in Japan

How to deal with young English learners who range from fun to frustrating.

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New Specified Skills Visa for Japan: Your Questions Answered

What the recently announced Specified Skills Visas could mean for foreign workers seeking jobs in Japan.

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3 Great Companies Hiring in Marketing This Month

GaijinPot is here to help you apply to the best companies in Japan.

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Tongue Tied: Easily Confused Japanese Words

A handy list of some similar sounding and oft-confused Japanese terms.

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6 Types of Preschoolers English Teachers Will Meet in Japan

How to deal with young English learners who range from fun to frustrating.

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Japanese Twitter is Shook by Quality of New Pikachu Donuts

And it’s not in a good way.

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5 Keys to Confidence for New Teachers

For first-time English teachers, here’s how to limit your fear and teach with self-assurance.

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Tokyo Cafe Will be Run by Disabled Patients Using Robot Avatars

DAWN (Diverse Avatar Working Network) Cafe aims to show how people with severe disabilities can and should be able to work.

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2018 Top Jobs in Japan Week 46

Find a position perfect for you on Japan's No.1 English job board.

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New Specified Skills Visa for Japan: Your Questions Answered

What the recently announced Specified Skills Visas could mean for foreign workers seeking jobs in Japan.

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Tweet of the Week

Learn Japanese with what's going viral in the Twitterverse.

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Sorry, I’m not American: Postcards from a Trinidadian Teaching in Japan

Not all ALTs come from the Big Five countries.

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Japan’s Hilarious ‘Crappiest Apartment of the Year’ Awards Are Back

Is your toilet in your kitchen-bedroom? Kuso Bukken 2018 is accepting entries soon.

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5 Common Teacher Interview Questions and the Reasons Behind Them

To land the job, you'll need to decipher the real intentions of those doing the hiring. Here's how...

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