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Life in Japan - working as a bartender

Soooooooooo……. I’ve been in Japan for over 7 months now and I haven’t given much news.

Well to say the truth I basically spend most of my time working. 946 more words

Marion De Lauzun

Survey by Japanese ministry reveals high rates of "maternity harassment" in workplace

A new survey conducted by the Japanese government found that nearly half of female temp workers faced discrimination as a result of being or becoming pregnant while in employment. 437 more words


Japan Life ✑ Working In Japan #1

Remember the post I made about finding a part time job in Japan?

I’m happy to report that I got the supermarket position! My job’s just making bento boxes, but the point is that the work isn’t difficult, the wages are pretty decent for the job description, I get to put it in my resume if I want to, and I’ll get to practice my Japanese in a company where everyone… 1,160 more words

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Working in a Japanese Company – Part 5: Japanese Attention to Detail

Over the past few months, I have noticed a particular trend inside my company. This trend is attention to detail, which is something that I lack personally. 879 more words


Learning Japanese Business Culture the Hard Way

On its surface, Japanese business culture is easy to understand. You do the work assigned to you, and then you try to help out your team. 515 more words


Fear and Trembling by Amelie Nothomb

I’ve always been interested (read jealous) in the experiences of third culture kids, that is, the children of parents who move countries frequently enough that the kid has no single (or even dual) cultural identity. 568 more words