japanese language

How Much Japanese Skill is Enough?

Over the last year or so, I’ve been hammering home the message that any non-Japanese wanting to get a job in Japan can significantly increase their salary and promotion prospects by learning the language. However, I don’t think I’ve ever said just how much language skill is enough.

Of course, it depends on the type […]

Learning Japanese Language – What is being bilingual worth?

I often get asked if DaiJob.com can help non-bilingual people find a job in a multinational. While it is true that we have a number of positions for monolinguals – typically Japanese speakers with a little English reading skill, or highly skilled English-only speakers – there is no doubt that being bilingual completely opens […]