Season 3 of Netflix’s Aggretsuko is Darker Than Ever
Culture

Season 3 of Netflix’s Aggretsuko is Darker Than Ever

Debt, insecurities, and an attempted stabbing… Quite honestly, this show freaks us out.

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Old pier on Taketomi Island in Okinawa, Japan
Explore

Five Spots for a Warm Weather Vacation in Autumn in Japan

Not ready for the summer sun to fade just yet? Head to these destinations where summer vibes last a bit longer.

By 8 min read

5 Books to Better Understand Japanese Work Culture
Culture

5 Books to Better Understand Japanese Work Culture

Dive into the Japanese corporate machine and the undying devotion that some employees have for their jobs. 

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Culture

What You Need to Know About Abe’s Resignation

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has announced he's stepping down. Why, what does this mean, and who's up for the job?

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Work

2020 Top Jobs in Japan Week 38

Take the long weekend to apply!

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Work

Top Jobs in Japan with No Japanese Required – Week 37, 2020

We've got the hook up on jobs in Japan whether your Japanese level is samurai or 日本語食べません。

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Live

Apartments to rent for less than ¥75,000 in Fukuoka City—September 2020

Friendly Fukuoka is a freaking awesome place to live.

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Culture

Autumnal Equinox Day in Japan

Pull out your fall wardrobe and plan your koyo viewing, because autumn is upon us. (And did someone say four-day weekend...?)

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Work

2020 Top Jobs in Japan Week 37

Food and beverage and hospitality jobs are back on track for this week's top jobs!

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Tweet of the Week #97: A Guide to Japan’s ‘Off’ Stores

Book Off, Hard Off, Mode Off, Liquor Off!?!?

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This Is What It's Like to Tour Inside the Fukushima Exclusion Zone

Explore

Five Spots for a Warm Weather Vacation in Autumn in Japan

Not ready for the summer sun to fade just yet? Head to these destinations where summer vibes last a bit longer.

By 8 min read

Work

Top Remote Jobs in Japan – Week 36, 2020

You don't gotta go to work, work, work, but you gotta put in work, work, work.

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Learn

Kanji Cheat Sheet: Reading Emergency Alerts in Japan

Earthquake and tsunami alerts in Japan can be quite jarring. Keep calm and carry on with this guide.

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Work

2020 Top Jobs in Japan Week 36

Many opportunities for translators this week!

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Into the Mind of Shintaro Kago, One of Japan’s Most Infamous Erotic Manga Artists