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2020 Top Jobs in Japan Week 12

IT developers, sales managers and research assistants among our top jobs for this week!

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Tweet of the Week #73: New Yamanote Line Station Takanawa Gateway Opens

Wait in line for 150 minutes to buy a train ticket...? Forget it, we'll just walk!

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Persevering through COVID-19: What we Can Learn from Japan’s Cherry Blossoms

Like the temporary nature of the cherry blossom season, this too shall pass.

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Is it Safe to visit Japan as the Coronavirus Cases Increase?

Here's the situation regarding COVID-19 in Japan so far.

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Top Jobs in Japan with No Japanese Required – Week 11, 2020

No Japanese, no problem with our top picks for this week top jobs!

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A Day at Nagano’s Ryuoo Ski Park

Winter in Japan’s chilly central prefecture means skiing, Hokusai, and most importantly, snow monkeys.

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Kanji Cheat Sheet: Using the ATM in Japan

Bank better have my money.

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2020 Top Jobs in Japan Week 11

IT developers, sales managers and research assistants among our top jobs for this week!

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

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Tweet of the Week #72: How Japanese Hear Rage Against The Machine Lyrics

Wait... that song is definitely not about sharing chicken nuggets.

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What are ALTs’ Rights During the Coronavirus School Closures in Japan?

Assistant Language Teachers are still entitled to a percentage of their pay if their schools are closed during the shutdown.

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

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

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Top Jobs in Japan You Can Apply to From Overseas – Week 10, 2020

Positions in IT, Gaming, and Translation among our top picks for jobs you can apply to from overseas this week!

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