Author: TokyoMate Team

Software Updates #02: Auto-Open and Managing Subscriptions
Software Updates September 28th, 2021

Software Updates #02: Auto-Open and Managing Subscriptions

It’s been over a month since our first-ever software update, and we’re aiming to make this regular because the updates keep rolling out…
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TokyoMate Team
TokyoMate Team  Executive Updates
Kokoro Media’s Editor Talks About Her Process, How She Chooses What to Publish, And More
Business, Interviews September 21st, 2021

Kokoro Media’s Editor Talks About Her Process, How She Chooses What to Publish, And More

What is it like as an editor of a media company in Japan? How does one choose which stories to pursue and publish? And much more. 
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TokyoMate Team
TokyoMate Team  Executive Updates
Women in Podcasting in Japan & the Shows to Know in 2021 
Business, Entrepreneurship, Life in Japan September 14th, 2021

Women in Podcasting in Japan & the Shows to Know in 2021 

For all your listening needs, English-language podcasts by women living or working in Japan. Refresh your listening feed with these amazing finds.
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TokyoMate Team
TokyoMate Team  Executive Updates
The Strategist Behind Mentos Japan on His Favorite Marketing Touchstones and More!
Business, Marketing, Interviews September 13th, 2021

The Strategist Behind Mentos Japan on His Favorite Marketing Touchstones and More!

What people often get wrong about marketing, the most recent marketing campaign that caught his eye + prompted action, and much more.
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TokyoMate Team
TokyoMate Team  Executive Updates
16 English Sites & Blogs to Know for Doing Business in Japan in 2021
Business, Entrepreneurship, Life in Japan September 1st, 2021

16 English Sites & Blogs to Know for Doing Business in Japan in 2021

For when you don’t want fluff. Where to go for meaningful reads and interesting commentary on Japan’s business scene. 
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TokyoMate Team
TokyoMate Team  Executive Updates
An Etiquette Guide for Best Outcomes with a Virtual Assistant Service
Business, Virtual Assistant August 31st, 2021

An Etiquette Guide for Best Outcomes with a Virtual Assistant Service

Communication best-practices for stellar outcomes and happy assistants! Read this before handing off your next task.
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TokyoMate Team  Executive Updates
The Mental Health Challenges of Being a Foreigner in Japan and How TELL Helps
Life in Japan, Interviews August 25th, 2021

The Mental Health Challenges of Being a Foreigner in Japan and How TELL Helps

Everything expats should know about TELL, the hotline & counseling service, saving lives and championing better mental health in Japan. 
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TokyoMate Team
TokyoMate Team  Executive Updates
Q&A with Kiyoshi Matsumoto on the Misconceptions and Struggles of Modern Japan
Interviews, Life in Japan August 17th, 2021

Q&A with Kiyoshi Matsumoto on the Misconceptions and Struggles of Modern Japan

Cross-cultural specialist Kiyoshi Matsumoto on Japan’s feudalist past and how it shows up in present-day Japan, the bizarre movement of 1867, and what Japan can—and should—do better.  
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TokyoMate Team
TokyoMate Team  Executive Updates
Software Updates #01: Mail Forwarding + Autopay Functions, Hooray!
Software Updates August 12th, 2021

Software Updates #01: Mail Forwarding + Autopay Functions, Hooray!

In fact, this isn’t the first update to our software—not by a long shot. But it is the first time we’re featuring updates on our blog! 
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TokyoMate Team
TokyoMate Team  Executive Updates
How to Get Good at Coding, Stay Motivated, and More with James Whelton
Entrepreneurship, Interviews August 11th, 2021

How to Get Good at Coding, Stay Motivated, and More with James Whelton

The challenges that young Japanese coders face, how to get good and stay motivated, the advantages of being project-oriented, the best programming advice he’s ever received, and more!
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TokyoMate Team
TokyoMate Team  Executive Updates