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The Inside Japan Podcast – From JET CIR to International Sales Rep of a Hobby Company – Reina

This week, former JET CIR Reina drops to update us on what’s been going on with her since her first appearance almost a year ago, and how she managed to land her new gig as a International Sales Rep in a Hobby Company.

Sales job demand is only getting stronger in Japan

Interested in a challenging sales job in Japan requiring multilingual skills? The second-hand car export business is big, growing, and in need of ambitious people. Since 1996, Al Ain Japan Ltd. has been a leading

How to run a successful side hustle in Japan

Need a little extra cash? Read our guide on how to easily (and legally) get a part-time job in Japan – whatever your Japanese level!

Dealing With Hay Fever In Japan

Pollen allergy is very common in Japan. Depending on where you live, you may be more or less familiar with this condition.

Working an Office Job in Japan, Common Mistakes and Useful Tips

Working at a new office can be tricky, add in a foreign language barrier and the uniqueness of Japan, and it can be very easy to trip up. Today we are going to look at some mistakes and how to avoid them.

How to Teach English Online Part-Time in Japan

Want to earn a little extra but not sure where to start? Read our guide on how to get started in the most flexible online job in Japan – teaching English! Learn more with Jobs In Japan.

How Christmas has changed in Japan

Christmas in Japan has changed to become a unique and very Japanese festival.

Being a Size Large Woman in Japan

All foreigners stick out in a crowd, but being a large size can be especially tough. Read how our tips for thriving whatever your size and learn more about body image in Japan.

Will Your Work-Life Balance Demand Discourage a Prospective Japanese Employer?

In order to comprehend work-life balance in Japan, it is important to understand the historical context of overtime work and schemes such as the membership-based employment relationship in Japan.

The most in demand skills* in Japan

In this age of ever accelerating automation and pervasiveness of AI, there are two ways you can approach this hot topic. The first one, is the traditional way, by which you can simply go over

How to Find a Job in Japan with a Recruiter

Here you will find all you need to know about using a recruiter to find a job in Japan. If you’re looking for a job in Japan, a recruiter can help you find a job fast.

Hiring Red Flags – Part 1 (Pre-Interview)

Have you ever made a bad hire? We all have. Before we begin, I would like you to answer this one question survey. When you make a bad hire, what annoys you the most? Loss