Report: Working in Japan as an Expatriate: Step-by-step guide and checklist for future expatriates

About the Report 

This report is prepared for expatriates and human resource staff to secure a smooth transition to Japan. It is explaining matters such as taxes and social security systems as well as the cost of living in Japan. It is is divided into 6 steps:

  • "Who should be sent to Japan"
  • "Initial decisions and preparations"
  • "Pre-Japan preparations"
  • "Things to prepare before leaving the home country"
  • "Upon arrival in Japan"
  • "Living in Japan"

About the Expert

Sven Eriksson, founder of Keison International, spent more than 40 years in Japan. The last assignment was vice President of Ericsson in Japan with responsibility for new business development. Retired in 2012 and now, together with some old colleagues, helps small and medium size European companies to enter the Japanese market. Due to more than 40 years of experience in Japan, Sven has strong relations both in academic and business circles, speaks Japanese fluently and belongs to local chambers of commerce.

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