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Location Situation: Can an English Teacher Afford to Live in Tokyo?

What locations in Japan offer English teachers the best earnings versus savings potential?

By 6 min read

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A Year in Japan Through Emoji

What emojis like 🎍, 👹  and 🎏  actually mean, how to partake in Japanese celebrations using them, plus some go-to phrases.

By 7 min read

Culture

People in Osaka Really Hate Train Station Redesigns

So much so they've issued a petition against Osaka Metro.

By 2 min read

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20 Things to Do Along the Kanagawa Coast with the Misaki Maguro Pass

Explore Kanagawa's hidden gems and enjoy some delicious maguro at the same time.

By 11 min read

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2019 Top Jobs in Japan Week 2

Make 2019 the year you find the perfect new work situation on Japan's No.1 English job resource!

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Tweet of the Week

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

By 2 min read

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10 Great Free Apps for Studying Japanese

My smartphone, already a third limb, has become my pocket sensei.

By 10 min read

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New Year, New Job in Japan?

Now is the perfect time to start thinking about applying for a new job in Japan. Here are some tips.

By 6 min read

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2019 Top Jobs in Japan Week 1

Happy New Year! We're looking forward to 2019 being the best year yet, starting with helping you find a job in Japan.

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How to Do Hatsumode in Tokyo

A guide to experiencing the first Shinto shrine visit of the year.

By 3 min read

Culture

GaijinPot Rewind 2018: What was Hot, What Was Not

This year, which jobs were you applying to, what were you reading, and what were you saying on social media?

By 9 min read

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Tweet of the Week

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

By 2 min read