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Tweet of the Week

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

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Decision Time 2: Direct Hire ALT or JET Programme

The JET Programme has its pros and cons but how does it compare to a regular ALT teaching job?

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3 Games to Help Defeat Japanese Study Fatigue

Crawl through hiragana dungeons, flirt in katakana with a fox girl or just save the earth from meteors.

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Going Steady: Committing to Japanese Dating Words

Understanding some old and new terms and ideas related to “going out” in Japan.

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5 Things to Do in Japan This Spring (That Don’t Involve Hanami)

If you want to tone down the sakura celebrations this year, here are five alternatives to squatting in the cold on a blue tarp.

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Decision Time 2: Direct Hire ALT or JET Programme

The JET Programme has its pros and cons but how does it compare to a regular ALT teaching job?

By 8 min read

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Hay Fever Season in Tokyo Has Officially Begun

My eyes!!!

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2019 Top Jobs in Japan Week 8

Find the best new work opportunities on Japan's No.1 English-language job site!

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3 Games to Help Defeat Japanese Study Fatigue

Crawl through hiragana dungeons, flirt in katakana with a fox girl or just save the earth from meteors.

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Terrace House Announces New Series in Tokyo Debuting this May on Netflix

They’re bringing it back to the capital and are already accepting applications.

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Tweet of the Week

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

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Starbucks has started selling its cherry blossom-themed drinks and products for 2019

The "Sakuraful" Milk Latte and Frappuccino go on sale today, along with a new line of pink products.

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GaijinPot Readers Share Their Japan Love Stories in 100 Words or Less

For Valentine’s Day, readers shared their own love stories in miniature form. From office romance to missed connections, they did not disappoint.

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8 Ways for English Teachers to Save a Bad Class

Even the best instructors can have a class that just doesn’t work. Get things back on track with these tips.

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5 Japanese Films to Put You in the Oscars Mood

Have a personal Academy screening at home with these awards-worthy drama features from Japan.

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