Sep 17

Life After JET: Take Pride in Your Choices

Check this excerpt from blogger and podcaster Jon Dao (Toyama-ken, 2009-12)!


Two years ago I made a choice. Having to choose can suck.

I was working a comfy teaching gig overseas. The good was good. I didn’t have any problems with my co-workers. In my third year, the kids were probably the best I’d ever seen. I remember there was a point in time I even thought I loved my job. But as time went on something felt “off.”

Some people talk about a “calling.” Well, I felt something along the lines of moving on to “bigger and better.”

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