What is Live Work Play Japan?

Martin and Charlie started this website to help people with the strategies to find success and a life that they love in Japan.

How To Deal With Culture Shock in Japan

There will always be things about living in a foreign country that will bug you or frustrate you enough that you start to question whether it’s time to move away. Before you make that tough decision, give this choice the reflective and honest attention it deserves.

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How To Level Up Your Job And Life In Japan

If, like in the movie Fight Club, Tyler Durden pulled you out of your low-paying job, put a gun to your head and told you that he would kill you if you didn’t improve your life, what would you do? Where would you start?

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Summer Travel in Japan Guide

The coolest places to go when you’re in Japan for 10 days!

The Smart Guide to Teaching English in Japan

Our ultimate guide to getting the best teaching job of your career in Japan.

The Tokyo Friends Guide

How to meet people and make friends in the biggest, and sometimes loneliest, city on earth!

Listen to Charlie and Martin talking with successful expats in Japan – whether you want to teach or start your own business, we talk about it here