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Nicolas: From Working Holiday Visa to Local Freelance Photographer

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on January 19, 2017

When Nicolas arrived in Japan two years ago, he made a long time dream come true, a dream his wife came to share. He had travelled to Japan before, but became so...

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How Mathieu Landed a Job in Japan

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on December 20, 2016

Mathieu moved to Japan in December 2015 to settle down with his Japanese wife. In France, he ran his own IT company providing customer support services. He chose to leave it all be...

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From Foreign to Home, Inaya’s Working Experience in Japan

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on October 25, 2016

Inaya moved to Japan in March 2016 to pursue an exciting work opportunity in the Japanese headquarters of a global manufacturing company. “I have always been the kind of pers...

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Challenge accepted: full-time work + intensive course

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on October 5, 2016

When Nicolas got the opportunity to work in Tokyo, he jumped at the chance right away since he had always been very fond of Japan.  “The offer was perfect. I was...

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Modeling Career in a Japanese Agency

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on August 4, 2016

Since 2005, Yulia had been travelling back and forth between Russia and Japan for short-term modeling contracts. Back then, she did not imagine she would one day learn Japanese! In...

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Restarting his career as a UI/UX designer in Japan

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on July 11, 2016

David Ishikawa restarted his career as a UI/UX designer in Japan exactly where he wanted after completing a six-month Japanese language course. David first came to Japan in 2004. H...

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Interview with Marina, Fashion designer in Japan

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on April 1, 2016

Half Spanish and Russian, Marina grew up in a creative and multicultural environment between Switzerland, Spain and Russia. She studied in an Haute Couture School in Paris, focused...

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Employed as IT engineer in Japan after 6 months

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on February 16, 2016

This time we interviewed Fabrice who came to Japan from France with a working holiday visa and got a job at a major IT company in Japan after taking a 6-month course.

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Participating in the 6-month intensive course, while working at a law firm – Collin

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on October 2, 2015

Colin is from the United States, and this is his fourth year in Japan. He decided to take the 6 months intensive course in order to obtain the position he seeks.

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Building a new career in Japan as a graphic designer

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on February 14, 2015

After leaving a position at a San Francisco-based design company that he built up impressively, Josf decided to challenge himself in Japan, a completely new environment. I talked to Josf about the miraculous start he’s made building his career as a graphic designer.

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