What’s new in Japan [Breaking News!]

Some cool and interesting thing have been happening in Japan! Check this stuff out. Japan Launching Ambitious Asteroid-Sampling Mission in 2014 [Space.com] Kyoto resident becomes world’s oldest-ever man at age 115. [Japan Times] Working in Japan Without a Degree – It Is Possible! [Huffington Post] House Hunting in … Japan [NY Times]

Working In The Zone Mode

Will They Ever Understand an Entrepreneur?

I’m an entrepreneur, haha that’s not too broad is it? I focus on marketing consulting for established and start up companies. On top of that I’m a media buyer, and an angel investor. My clients used to be exclusively U.S. based but then I branched out into the Asian market and that means learning the…

Teaching English in Japan

Q&A: Working in Japan, no bachelors degree?

Note: I don’t teach English and I don’t work for a Japanese company so I was hesitant to answer this. But I figured… what the hell… so my answers below are based on what I know and have learned from others, not from experience. Another post, Americans working in Japan, might be of interest to…

Americans Working in Japan

How do you get a job in Japan besides teaching English? What are wages and working conditions like for Americans and other foreigners living and working in Japan? These are a few questions I’m often asked. Currently here are some posts that might help you out. [checklist] Working in Japan, no bachelors degree 10 ideas…

Q&A: Was it expensive to move to Japan?

People like my “contact me” link on the blog! Every month I get asked some questions. A lot tend to be the same questions so I thought I’d share a few along with my answers. Here’s the first one. If you have more to add, feel free to do so in the comment section. Question:…