We all know the story: you want to go to Japan, improve your Japanese, experience the culture, live like a local– so the easiest avenue is getting a job as an English teacher. Despite never having taught before, without any intention of following education as a career path, and the possibility of being sent to
The Japanese government has a plan. That plan is to increase tourism in Japan before 2020.
The Japanese government has a problem. That problem is the population is a rapidly aging population.
This brings us to the rise of the English-speaking service worker.