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Doc Kane

Doc Kane writes about the world of work and is both co-founder of the Japanese literature publishing house, Maplopo, and co-creator of Maplopo for Teams, a language learning platform that helps learners strengthen their Japanese through the power of story.

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Build, Drive, Manage or Teach: Jobs in Japan for April

From the pavement of Tokyo to the mountains of Nagano, for April 2023, we’re taxiing designers, diners and dedicated teachers to GaijinPot Jobs all over Japan.

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Firing on All Cylinders: A Mix of Jobs in Japan this March

The march through March is on, and we’ve got jobs in purchasing, hospitality, education and even mountaineering in Tokyo, Nagoya and Shizuoka.

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New Positions for February: Are The Best Teaching Jobs Outside of Tokyo?

New teachers and experienced leaders will find something in this month’s jobs roundup. Where will you land this year?

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Intriguing, Immersive and International Jobs in Japan

From tiny pigs to the tallest slopes and the comfort of a desk to busy trails. Check out these jobs in tourism, anime, tourism and more!

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December Stocking Stuffers: GaijinPot Jobs in Japan Grab Bag Style!

Stress-free beach gigs, head of school opportunities and beauty clinic sales leads make Santa’s list this month… which presents will get your application?

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Winter Travel Jobs in Japan are Poppin’

Hotels, hostels, food and beverage and balancing the budget are in high demand this month on GaijinPot Jobs!

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Good Money, Better Job Opportunities in Japan for October

Career opportunities for early and storied professionals in IT, Education and Travel! Even a chance to relocate to the US!

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6 Jobs in Japan for Engineers, Marketers and Finance Pros

Behind-the-scenes creators are in the spotlight this month. Investing, IT, German translation and more!

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5 Jobs in Japan to Meet the Right People for August

Sometimes a job is just a job, but other times a job can introduce you to people who just may shift the trajectory of your life.

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When a Few Hours Is All You Need: 6 Part-Time Gigs in Japan

Lots of food and drink on the jobs menu this month—with a little bit of Asian language localization, science teaching and AI work tossed in for extra flavor.

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Media, Marketing and Travel? Six Sweet Jobs in Japan for July

In front of the camera and behind the camera or on the phone and in the warehouse. This month, it’s otaku culture, fine wine and everything in between.

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Cool English Teaching Jobs in Japan That are Outside of Tokyo

From the mountains to the sea, there are so many places we can hang our hats here in Japan. This month, six English teaching jobs that allow your heart and your mind to wander a bit.

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