Contrary to popular belief, ALTs have a voice. They just need to use it… strategically.
By Liam Carrigan on September 27, 2017
There are a hundred different reasons that people come to the land of the rising sun, but once you fall in love, you’re going to need to find a job.
By Alex Sturmey on September 15, 2017
A new “silent” manga contest is looking for the next great talent — and an editor to guide them.
By GaijinPot Commercial Partners on August 3, 2017
Working in Japan, especially at a local company, can be tough but there is always a silver lining!
By Chiara Terzuolo on June 8, 2017
Before you arrive and after you get off the plane, mind these key points to ensure a smooth transition to your new career.
By GaijinPot Commercial Partners on May 26, 2017
Everyone has their favorite classes, and likewise everyone probably has those one or two classrooms that they dread stepping into each week.
By Liam Carrigan on May 17, 2017
You did research, nailed the interview and the company has offered you a job — congratulations! What happens next?
By GaijinPot Commercial Partners on May 15, 2017
Mastering these Japanese honorifics can allow you to finesse your way around tricky business situations.
By Chiara Terzuolo on May 4, 2017
It’s not all about your resume in an interview, this is your chance to demonstrate other qualities a piece of paper can’t show.
By GaijinPot Commercial Partners on April 28, 2017
Thinking about coming to Japan to teach? This guide offers a basic overview of the application process along with useful resources for more info.
By Liam Carrigan on April 25, 2017
Tips for making that ¥250,000 go the distance from somebody who’s been there, spent that.
By Liam Carrigan on April 18, 2017
Nail your first ALT interview before you even walk into the meeting room.