Different countries have different work cultures and career paths as the nations are different from the very basics, such as culture and language.
In this part of our miniseries, Matthew, an American web developer tells us about the aspects of living and working in Japan.
Drinking parties with coworkers are called “nomikai” in Japan and they perform a very important social function within the company, reinforcing team spirit, and enabling colleagues to get to know each other in a more relaxed environment.
There are more than 1.46 million foreign workers in Japan.
Why did they decided to leave home for Japan, and how is their working life here?
As part of business traditions in Japan, there is something called ‘Meishi’. In English, these are called business cards, and used throughout the world.