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Is June the Worst Month in Japan?

What month is filled with rain, high humidity and plenty of bloodsuckers? Welcome to June in Japan.

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How to Prepare For Japanese Job Interviews

Ace your next interview!

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What Is the Average Cost of Living in Japan?

It's not as expensive as you might think.

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How Much Does an English Teacher Make in Japan?

JET? Dispatch? Eikaiwa? University? Knowing which organizations in the English teaching industry in Japan offer the best pay and benefits can help you make the right decision.

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Making Reservations in Japanese

Failsafe ways to book accommodations, tickets and dinners out in Japan.

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10 Side Jobs for Foreigners in Japan

Looking to make some extra money outside your day job? Here are some possible side jobs you can consider.

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2024 Top Jobs in Japan Week 21

Check out the open positions in teaching, hospitality, production staff and more for this week's Top Jobs in Japan!

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A Guide to Volunteering in Japan

Are you looking to offer your services to a volunteer organization in Japan? Check out the foreigner-friendly opportunities below!

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Everyday Japanese: How to Address Someone

When meeting people in Japan, be sure to use the appropriate title.

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Laundry in Japan: Detergent, Bleach and Tips

Are you doing laundry in Japan the right way? Did you know there is detergent for drying clothes inside? Read here to learn more!

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The 10 Best Summer Activities in Hokkaido

Check out our roundup of best summer activities in Hokkaido.

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2024 Top Jobs in Japan Week 20

Apply to the open positions in teaching, customer service, motion graphics and more in this week's Top Jobs in Japan!

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How to Prepare For Japanese Job Interviews

Ace your next interview!

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Birthday Discounts and Freebies in Japan

Is your birthday around the corner? Read on for a mega list of all the goodies you can collect as discounts or freebies just by getting another year older!

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What Does Yabai Mean in Japanese Slang?

Yabai can mean anything from very bad to very good.

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