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Tweet of the Week #142: Keep Your Pets Safe in Summer

What precautions should pet owners take this summer?

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Staying Afloat in Tohoku: 5 Fun Boat Rides

Drift along through Japan's beautiful Tohoku region via one of these boating adventures.

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5 Japanese Anime Heroes Who Are Actually Jerks

Ruining your childhood one character at a time.

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Gaijinpot Direct Summer 2021

Tune in to GaijinPot Direct on June 15 to kickstart your career and chat online with the GaijinPot Jobs team.

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5 Tips to Get Fit in Japan This Summer

Summer in Japan presents plenty of inspiration to get in shape—here’s how to tackle it naturally.

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2021 Top Jobs in Japan Week 30

If you're experienced in financial services and have Japanese-English abilities, there may be a position for you in this week's top jobs in Japan.

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Staying Afloat in Tohoku: 5 Fun Boat Rides

Drift along through Japan's beautiful Tohoku region via one of these boating adventures.

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Tweet of the Week #141: Brace Yourself, Summer is Coming

It's getting hot in Japan so stay hydrated out there!

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10 Useful Everyday Japanese Beauty Products

Why don't we have these affordable, unusual and helpful products in the West?

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How to Watch The 2020 Tokyo Olympics in Japan in 2021

There won't be many spectators this year, but you can still catch the Olympics online or on TV.

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Japan’s Summer Foods

Summer in Japan is a great time to sample the many 夏の旬 (natsu no shun, summer seasonal) foods!

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This Is What It's Like to Tour Inside the Fukushima Exclusion Zone

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2021 Top Jobs in Japan Week 29

Top jobs in Japan this week include a 2D animator for mobile games, a ghost kitchen head chef, a sake sales manager and bilingual taxi drivers plus many more.

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Tweet of the Week #140: Deprived Students Explore Virtual Japan

Students in Japan can't travel this year, so this is the best their schools can do.

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5 Bugs To Avoid During Summer in Japan

From killers to just creepers, here are five bugs you might encounter this summer in Japan and ways to avoid them.

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2021 Top Jobs in Japan Week 28

There are plenty of full-time English teaching opportunities in this week's top jobs in Japan along with opportunities for bookkeepers, IT talent recruiters plus bilingual transaction analysts.

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