The Inside Japan Podcast – Sam from Military Auto Source

This week I welcome in Sam, who is a proud Marine turned ALT turned Construction Worker turned Musician turned Car Salesman turned Body Builder with a very interested path through Japan. Enjooooy.

  • 2:44 – Intro/How Sam starting his career in Japan
  • 4:20 – What Sam thought when he got sent to Japan in the Marines/ Life in Okinawa
  • 7:30 – How Sam got into construction in Japan
  • 10:00 – “It’s your world. You make your world. If there is something you want to do, you do it.”
  • 10:33 – How Sam began a touring musician in Japan
  • 12:50 – What Sam thought about being an ALT
  • 19:00 – A Typical day for Sam at Military Auto Source
  • 24:00 – How Sam got into Bodybuilding Competitions
  • 26:30 – Sam talks about when he did stand-up in Tokyo
  • 28:20 – 3 Things to take from Sam’s experience
  • 28:40 – Final Advice


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