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How I ended up in Japan [Youtube] HayashiDesign

I’ve been making youtube videos for a few weeks now and I never actually thought about giving a back story about how I came to live in Japan! 111 more words


Teaching in Japan – Teacher Transfers

I’ve been asked by a few people what the differences are between the education system and teaching in Japan versus the United States. This will be the first post of a possible few to talk about those differences. 758 more words


New Leaf

I’ve spent today’s unseasonably frigid day desk-warming as everyone else runs around administering the entrance exams for my high school.

The first group of students I ever taught graduated on March 1st! 378 more words

Living In Japan

Working in a Japanese Company - Part 3

The third month was my first month doing the job all by myself and it was quite a difficult, but rewarding experience. I find that when I am empowered and am able to do the work on my own, I feel the most rewarded at work. 715 more words


Starting to get annoyed

I know I shouldn’t get annoyed but I am starting to get there. I still have not found out my placement (tentative placement), PKC said they tentative placements are announced around 4 weeks before departure, which I completely understand as they said placements are hard to find and are set for the individual. 345 more words

My Life

Working in a Japanese Company - Part 2

Hello Everyone! I just completed my second month at my job here in Osaka, Japan and I am back with more thoughts and observations about working in a Japanese company. 703 more words


Working in Japan: Getting Started as a Freelance Translator on oDesk

Thanks for sticking with me through this Working in Japan series!  I was wrote it as I was going through the job hunting process myself, during which I received a few hiring offers.   933 more words