Japan

Why 6am and daily morning rituals is key to learning a language

  Working 9-6 every day in Beijing and the 40-minute commute to and from work, alongside half a dozen other weekly commitments doesn’t augur well for language study. After leaving Seoul six months ago, my Korean language skills have dropped off dramatically … Read More

A comprehensive guide to acing job interviews in Japan for foreigners

The following is a comprehensive guide I have created to help you understand the nitty-gritty details of job interviews in Japan. It covers details of the all-important handwritten resume, how you should look, as well as the ‘unspoken’ rules of Japanese interviews with regards … Read More

Up-close with Jason Hayes and his career with PwC Japan & Australia

  Recently Chris Moloney from Asia Options caught up with Jason Hayes, Partner at PwC’s Australia’s Asia Practice, to chat about his interests and experiences in Japan and give advice about approaching a career in Asia. Jason is currently the leader … Read More