Job Hunting and Life in Japan Blog

Welcome to our blog, where we delve into the dynamic facets of life in Japan, with a special emphasis on job hunting in this captivating country. Whether you're a job seeker, an expat, or just curious about daily life here, our blog is your gateway to uncovering the vibrant 'Life in Japan.'

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English Speaking Dentist Tokyo

Welcome to our guide on finding the best English-speaking dentists in Tokyo! Whether you're an expat, a traveler, or a local looking for dental care ...
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Furniture Hunting in Tokyo

In Japan, hunting or buying furniture can be a fulfilling quest with challenges. They must find pieces that not only match their style but also ...
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Best Moving Companies in Japan: Foreigner-Friendly

Are you planning a move within Japan to another area or city? Whether you're relocating to a new prefecture or simply moving across town, navigating ...
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Garbage Disposal in Japan – A Complete Guide!

Ever wondered how Japan keeps its streets so impeccably clean? That is thanks to the discipline of the people in following the rules. Effective waste/garbage ...
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Finding Apartments for Rent in Tokyo – Apartment Hunting Guide

Do you have any plans to move out to a new home and find apartments for rent in Tokyo or other areas? If you do, ...
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Japan Driving License Test ー How to Get a Driving License in Japan

In Japan, the driving license test can be taken by both Japanese and foreigners with a resident status. A lot of people that come to ...
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Credit Card in Japan for Foreigners: How to choose and apply

If you have gone past getting a phone number and a bank account, then it's time to get a credit card! We'll help you choose ...
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How to Go to the Doctor in Japan

Every foreigner in Japan has struggled or even avoided going to the doctor because of the language barrier or of not understanding the system. Thinking ...
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Types of Employment Contracts in Japan

You might not know this but, there are big differences in working conditions between employment contracts in Japan. Some of them guarantee employee rights and ...
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What Can I Do in a Konbini? – Services offered by Japanese convenience stores

  The Japanese konbini are known worldwide for their convenience and number across Japan. For tourists, they're known for the cheap food and drinks but ...
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Things to Do in Ikebukuro: One-Stop All Things Entertainment!

Hey there if you are on the lookout for a one-stop destination for all things entertainment, look no further than Ikebukuro! Ikebukuro is one of ...
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Ways To Get Extra Income – Part-Time Jobs in Ginza!

Ginza, Tokyo's upscale shopping and entertainment district, is not only a haven for luxury brands and gourmet dining but also a thriving hub for part-time ...
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Things to Do in Shinjuku – How to spend a whole day in Shinjuku!

Nestled at the heart of Tokyo, Shinjuku stands as a dynamic district that pulsates with energy, offering a myriad of experiences for locals and tourists ...
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A Guide to Opening a Bank Account in Japan

Japan, with its rich cultural heritage, advanced technology, and strong economy, has become an attractive destination for expatriates, students, and professionals alike. If you're planning ...
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A Guide to Japan’s National Health Insurance

Hey there, health-conscious friends in Japan! Japan is known not only for its rich culture but also for its impressive healthcare system. Japan's healthcare system ...
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What is the My Number Card and How to Get One

If you're living or working in Japan, you probably heard about the Individual Number. It's one of the most important documents in Japan, comparable to ...
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Things to Do in Shibuya – On Budget to Splurge-Worthy Ones!

Shibuya, often called Tokyo's beating heart, is a neighborhood that's just brimming with excitement. It's where new and old mix together everywhere you look. Whether ...
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Part Time Jobs Near Me – Explore the Options in Shibuya!

Shibuya, a vibrant district in Tokyo, Japan, is a bustling hub of culture, entertainment, and commerce. Known for its iconic Shibuya Crossing and the Hachiko ...
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Best Places to Eat in Shibuya!

You find yourself in the vibrant heart of Tokyo, Shibuya, and your stomach is growling. With so many restaurants to choose from, it's easy to ...
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Getting a Japanese Phone Number The Easy Way

When you find yourself in Japan, having a local phone number is more than just a convenience; it's a necessity. Whether you're a resident, a ...
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Beach in Tokyo To Go During Summer

When one thinks of Tokyo, images of towering skyscrapers, bustling streets, and vibrant city life often come to mind. However, Tokyo offers more than just ...
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Tokyo Fireworks Events 2024

As the warm summer breeze sweeps across the bustling streets of Tokyo, a sense of excitement and anticipation for Tokyo Fireworks in August fills the ...
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TOP 6 Things to Do in Tokyo for Obon (お盆)

Obon, also known as the Festival of Souls, is a traditional Japanese holiday where families come together to honor and pay respects to their ancestors. ...
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Want a Sharehouse in Tokyo? Check out our top picks (Discounts!)

Sharehouses in Tokyo Imagine this: you've finally got that sweet, sweet visa to live out in Japan, but now the other hard part starts: Finding ...
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English Teaching Jobs in Japan: A Complete Guide

You've come to the right place to find English teaching jobs in Japan for foreigners! We've put together this as a guide to help people ...
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Working Holiday Experience from New Zealand

My Working Holiday From New Zealand Experience This is my Working Holiday Experience as a New Zealander and Australian. filled with English teaching, working, and ...
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Working Holiday Japan Guide: Things you need to know

Working Holiday In Tokyo, Japan! With 2024 just around the corner and covid restrictions easing up, more foreigners than ever before are coming to Japan. ...
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The Ultimate Guide to Part-Time Jobs in Tokyo

As we approach the new year, more people are getting themselves up for new challenges!  Some people do this by adding travel destinations to their ...
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Part Time Jobs in Yokohama

Part-Time Jobs Yokohama So you want to see your options for Part-Time Jobs in Yokohama - or as some would put it - the better ...
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10 Benefits of Teaching English with One Coin English

[analytify-stats metrics="ga:users" permission_view=""] Here are my personal thoughts after working 21 months at One Coin English. I hope it will serve as a reference to ...
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Part Time Jobs in Shinjuku

Part-Time Jobs in Shinjuku There is no doubt that Shinjuku is the heart of the Japanese capital and home of the world’s busiest train station. ...
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5 Things you Must do in Tokyo while Teaching English Part-Time

We understand you, living and teaching English part-time in Tokyo is something magical. You meet new people, experience a different culture and develop a strong ...
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Tips for Teaching English in Japan to Adults

Japan is of course famous for teaching English but did you know a big percentage of those people are teaching part-time in Tokyo? Teaching English ...
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