May 12, 2019

Interview in Japan Follow-Up – Don’t Drop The Ball

Once you have put in the effort, and gotten the interview, you don’t want to drop the ball at the last hurdle by not following up […]
December 17, 2018

How To Make Next Year your Best Year in Japan

For many teachers and professionals living in Japan, December is a time for reflection on growth and choices in the past year. In fact, most full-time […]
June 27, 2018

Tools for Success in Japan

In the 1960’s, the richest man in the world, J. Paul Getty, wrote a book called ‘The Golden Age’, and in it he talked about the […]
June 11, 2018

Why English teachers in Japan feel like frauds and what to do about it

An issue that is difficult to pinpoint within the English as a foreign language (EFL) teaching profession is about teachers who have joined the ranks without […]
June 6, 2018

An MBA in Japan could launch your career

Globally the most popular area of post-high school study is business, whether for certificates, diplomas, undergraduate degrees or MBA and other post-graduate studies. Business studies, and […]
February 3, 2018

Increasing Qualifications to Get Access to Better-Paying Jobs

In a world in which the automated uploaded resumes process at prospective employers is the norm, there are potentially untold numbers of applicants for any attractive […]
January 18, 2018

Goal Setting For Job Seekers in Japan

As we enter 2018, for many it is time to look forward to the upcoming year and ask yourself if your job and career prospects will […]
December 21, 2017

University Job Titles in Japan Mean Wildly Different Things

For those wishing to get a university job, there is a wide variety of types of employment, and with that, a divergence of pay scales.
December 13, 2017

Making Impact Resumes

Make your resume stick out from the crowd with tips from Richard Miller who is The Job Information Centre (JIC) editor for the JALT Language Teacher.