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  1. Market, Market, Market - How to Be a Freelance English Teacher in Japanhttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/general/10326-market-market-market-how-to-be-a-freelance-english-teacher-in-japan

    ago assuming it would take me about this long to start finding work if I was going to “go rogue” in the English language business in Asia. (I’ve always wanted to say I went “rogue” doing something in my life!) I had nothing but jet lag, business cards,...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: General
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  2. How to Spot a Fraudulent Online Businesshttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/it/10230-how-to-spot-a-fraudulent-online-business

    I offer some tips on distinguishing lawful online businesses from dishonest ones. Check the site reputation and scan for malware. I compiled a list a services I use to check website reputation and scan for malware: Website Reputation Tools Are the...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: IT
    • Language: *
  3. How to Start a Company in Japanhttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/general/10088-how-to-start-a-company-in-japan

    I recently started my own IT consulting business here in Japan, and needless to say it was quite a learning experience. Hoping to relieve others from some of the tedium, I compiled an outline of the process along with some tips for starting your very...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: General
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  4. Surviving Tokyo with Michael Korshttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/general/10334-surviving-tokyo-with-michael-kors

    and sizes, durable, and, in the long run, affordable, especially if you use it everyday (which I do). It’s perfect for business and also for personal use during the day or on a night out. Before you gaff at me for saying it’s affordable, this is how I...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: General
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  5. Scam Alert - officialiphoneunlock.co.uk - Part 2https://japanatron.com/blog/other/general/10194-scam-alert-officialiphoneunlock-co-uk-part-2

    Where did they go?! Fraudsters Hide in the Dark Legitimate companies don't need to hide because they're conducting legal business transactions. Fraudster criminals like Officialiphoneunlock.co.uk do need to hide. Case in point, their WHOIS domain name...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: General
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  6. My Horrible Vistaprint Experiencehttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/general/10380-my-horrible-vistaprint-experience

    I had been a contented Vistaprint customer for several years. While they don't make the highest quality business cards in the world, they're inexpensive, and their online design tools and templates are swift and painless to use. However, after the...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: General
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  7. How to Spot an iPhone Unlock Scamhttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/it/10231-how-to-spot-an-iphone-unlock-scam

    one that can officially unlock your iPhone. Therefore, sites offering third-party iphone unlock services are fraudulent "businesses" by definition. Like any black market, the risk of getting scammed is beyond sky high--it's virtually guaranteed. Here...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: IT
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  8. My Experience with Inagawa Motoko (IMO) Talent Agencyhttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/show-biz/10077-my-experience-with-inagawa-motoko-imo-talent-agency

    fellow American pulled me aside and advised me to be very careful. He obviously had far more experience in Japanese show business than I, so I probed further. He then asked me, "When did they tell you that you'd be paid?" I replied, "2 months after the...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: Show Biz
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  9. Scam Alert - officialiphoneunlock.co.ukhttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/general/10177-scam-alert-officialiphoneunlock-co-uk

    your impossible-to-unlock iPhone carrier-unlocked. You did some googling and found officialiphoneunlock.co.uk (also doing business as iphoneimei.net). You read a lot of positive reviews. You saw their Facebook page with a flood of comments from...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: General
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  10. Shopping & Sellinghttps://japanatron.com/directory/10416-shopping-selling

    very convenient for disposing of furniture and large things that are difficult to sell and ship with auction sites. MOO Business Cards & Printing Business cards are critical in Japan, ne! MOO will help ya out. More info here: Market, Market, Market -...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: Directory
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  11. Arvixe Web Hosting Reviewhttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/it/10143-arvixe-web-hosting-review

    doesn't match, but at least it works for personal use. In Arvixe's case, I got SSL working after upgrading to their business plan and installing my own SSL certificate. Their after hours support is terrible. They obviously outsource it to some cheap...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: IT
    • Language: *
  12. How to Find a Good Apartment in Japanhttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/general/10095-how-to-find-a-good-apartment-in-japan

    an often short-term quick-sale housing option popular with students, young singles, and salary men on longer-than-usual business trips. Their business model is different from a traditional lease: The contract can be very short term; most of the places...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: General
    • Language: *
  13. Laid Offhttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/general/10063-laid-off

    in-house financial services if they had them. During the year after Lehman's fall, my company saw a notable weight of its business literally slip through its fingers. Various cost-saving measures were enacted, along with a voluntary resignation program;...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: General
    • Language: *
  14. Starr Labs - How to Get a Refund of an iTar Preorderhttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/general/10244-starr-labs-how-to-get-a-refund-of-an-itar-preorder

    fruitless, I highly urge doing it as it is a prerequisite for step 2. Step 2: File a Complaint with the San Diego Better Business Bureau I found Starr Lab's listing with the San Diego BBB, and filed the following complaint: Complaint: I pre-ordered...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: General
    • Language: *
  15. Website Reputation Toolshttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/it/10198-website-reputation-tools

    When dealing with an unfamiliar website / web business, I use these tools to research the site's reputation and scan for malware. Reputation Checkers These checks are quick--they check the URL against blacklist databases and URL reporting sources....

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: IT
    • Language: *
  16. Life in Japan - How I Cut My Mobile Phone Bill In Halfhttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/general/10181-life-in-japan-how-i-cut-my-mobile-phone-bill-in-half

    of other companies have since joined the MVNO fold: SIM-Only Mobile Providers in Japan. Bmobile had been in the SIM-only business much longer than the ISPs recently jumping on the bandwagon, so they offer a more diverse portfolio of service options,...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: General
    • Language: *
  17. My Review of the Skyroam Pocket Wifi Hotspothttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/it/10370-my-review-of-the-skyroam-pocket-wifi-hotspot

    and the menus show how many day passes are left, time remaining, data used, etc. - Net surfing speed was acceptable for business use. I tried Citrix, and it worked well as long as I upgraded to the very latest client. The older Citrix client version...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: IT
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  18. Life in Japan - How to Find English Keyboardshttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/general/10243-life-in-japan-how-to-find-english-keyboards

    on some models and at additional cost. I find this a bit unfair. Also worth noting is that Sony sold off their Vaio laptop business. Perhaps it's because of business missteps, such as charging us foreigners extra for English keyboards! Stay tuned on...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: General
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  19. Why Linux is Coolhttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/it/10147-why-linux-is-cool

    IT industry that makes money though support services, not software licensing costs. It's the liberal, anti-corporate business model that proves people are indeed happier doing what they love as opposed to hording gold. An operating system like that can...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: IT
    • Language: *
  20. Feb 2006 - Decadent Dinners & Gettin' on NHKhttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/countryside/10034-feb-2006-decadent-dinners-a-gettin-on-nhk

    affected my performance. So this time I did it right. I don't need your permission, and my free time is none of your business. I'll just take the day off. Luckily, I had enough lead-time to request a day-off this time. The show itself was a lot of fun....

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: Countryside
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