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2019 Top Jobs in Japan Week 51

Marketing strategist, economic researcher and Indonesian instructor among our top picks for this week!

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Tweet of the Week #59: Son Will Never Live Down This Bath-Time Story

Learn all about adverbs with this week's hilariously adorable viral tweet.

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Nengajo: How to Send a Japanese New Year Postcard


Living in Japan or know somebody who does? Here’s how to send a nengajo and win top culture points for 2020!

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7 Places to See the First Sunrise of 2020 in Japan

An awesome tradition in Japan is "hatsuhinode," or viewing the first sunrise of the New Year.

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Tweet of the Week #59: Son Will Never Live Down This Bath-Time Story

Learn all about adverbs with this week's hilariously adorable viral tweet.

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Nengajo: How to Send a Japanese New Year Postcard


Living in Japan or know somebody who does? Here’s how to send a nengajo and win top culture points for 2020!

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Types of ALT That Teach English in Japan

Which one are you?

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Top Jobs in Japan You Can Apply to From Overseas – Week 50, 2019

English teacher, video games translator and Vietnamese-speaking sales rep among our top picks for this week!

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7 Places to See the First Sunrise of 2020 in Japan

An awesome tradition in Japan is "hatsuhinode," or viewing the first sunrise of the New Year.

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Japanese, Korean, Chinese: Which Language is the Easiest to Learn?

One does not simply put “easy” and “Kanji” in the same sentence.

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2019 Top Jobs in Japan Week 50

Economic researcher, events account manager and front-end developer among our top picks for this week!

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Tweet of the Week #58: How To Make Japanese People Mad With One Hiragana

あっ! わあ! うそ! あら! Learn all about Japanese exclamations with this week's viral tweet.

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How to Experience Yamagata City Like a Local

Tokyo is overrated. Head up to lesser-known Yamagata Prefecture where a more authentic Japan is ripe for discovery.

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Top Jobs in Japan with No Japanese Required – Week 49, 2019

Writer and Content Manager for our very own GPlus Media among the top picks for this week!

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Ultimate Guide to Winter Illuminations in Japan’s 47 Prefectures 2019-20

Here’s your chance to enjoy some festive Christmas cheer—the Japanese way!

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Unraveling the Mysteries of Kinbaku, the Erotic Art of Japanese Rope Bondage