Red Shoes

Why I stopped blogging

I started my blog when I first moved to Japan for a number of reasons. I wanted to document my experiences first hand so I could look back on my life, I wanted to share some experiences with some friends and family (especially my brother), and I wanted to prevent boredom or feeling isolated. Things…

Entrepreneur

10 ideas for working for yourself in Japan

If you’re looking to move to Japan and start working in Japan… why not just start a business instead and have the freedom to travel Japan and live where ever you want. It’s not for everybody, but it’s an option to consider. I was checking out MSN today and this article caught my eye: StartupNation…

Nova Japan Teaching Network

Were you a Nova English teacher?

Nova English teacher = you’re screwed and that sucks. Over 4,000 teachers are out of a job! Over 400,000 students haven’t gotten a refund! Nova is bankrupt! This is all total shiznit! It looks like things have come to an end for Nova English teachers that are here on a work visa in hopes of…