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How A Japanese Company Overworked My Husband

About two or three years ago, my husband worked a grueling shift for nearly two months.  He would come home at 3am and then get up and leave at 5:30 am. 488 more words

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Japanese Salarymen -- Got your back, jack!

It’s a well known stereotype that Japanese workers put in grueling hours.  I’ve been eye witness to this having watched my sometimes exhausted husband leave early and come back late. 406 more words

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Weekly Update

Happy December everyone!  I realize I haven’t been posting recently.  I feel like I always get pretty lazy around this time of year.  It’s been getting colder in my area of Shizuoka and it’s been especially hard to get out of bed and go for runs in the morning.   793 more words

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