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Discussion on: Working in Japan: Myths, Realities, Salary, Culture (By A Software Engineer)

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Hi. I'm sorry it took a long time to get back to you.

You said "I'm making it my goal to be good enough to work and live in Japan with it."

There is no arbitrary standard - just go for it! I'd say either get a year of experience and then come over, or start as an English teacher and then switch when here.

I also made a second part to this article where I talk about my salary as a freelancer, and released the first version of an app to help learn Japanese from the materials you like!

I have an entire language article I want to reccommend, actually!

Also, please check out my language app to help people read materials they like and learn words from them! The app is

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