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From Teaching in Japan to Freelancing and Building Businesses while getting the best paid teaching jobs In this podcast I'm going to talk about: Getting started in Japan at Peppy Kid's Club (not the worst place to start). Getting fired but being rehired by working...
Can you get a job in Japan without knowing Japanese in 2017? The short answer is a resounding YES, but there is more to it than that. Let us explain:
There’s a massive rush for full-time positions for April every year, and once you got your gig, should you put up with anything your school throws at you for your ¥3m a year?
Do you know your basic rights in Japan and how do you secure them?
If you want to be an English teacher in Japan people will tell you that you’ll need a TEFL qualification. This is not true, but you should get one anyway.
Japanese can help you both professionally and personally even outside of Japan. Nihongo: The name of your new career insurance policy!