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Question from a reader: Coming to Korea as a teacher?

Question from a reader: Coming to Korea as a teacher?

Author’s note: everything old is new again, especially when blogging about the same things and places for several years. This seemed a good time to publish a question that’s commonly asked, upon realizing how long it’s been since I’ve seen a blogger in Korea approach the topic. Do you have a question about Korea? Do a…>

Question from a reader: TEFL certificates and teaching in Korea

Question from a reader: TEFL certificates and teaching in Korea

A READER writes in: A few weeks ago I begun doing research into the possibility of teaching overseas. I think this is something I could turn into for the next 4-5 years of my life (I’m a recent college grad and having a hard time settling down). I do not have my TEFL certificate, so…>

Question from a reader: online shopping in Korea?

Question from a reader: online shopping in Korea?

A reader writes in: Hello Chris, Let me first thank you for the wealth of information you have in this blog; I have several of your pages saved in my favorite places for reference.  I’m currently in the process of working with a few recruiters to land me a teaching job somewhere out there and reading your blog has…>

Question from a reader: Controlling diabetes in Korea?

Question from a reader: Controlling diabetes in Korea?

A READER writes in: Hi Chris, I was very fortunate to stumble across your blog after some searching on the internet. For the past year, I have been saving up for an international exchange to Korea. I’m happy to say that I was accepted at Korea University in Seoul, and will be arriving at the…>

Waiter, this isn’t the blog I ordered… – or – new lunar year, new look

Greetings awesome readers. Chris in South Korea here – as you might have noticed, there’s a new look around the site. I’ve joined forces with Travel Wire Asia, a website pooling bloggers from all around Asia. The focus is on travel, life, and adventure throughout Asia Just like I’ve been doing since March of 2008,…>

Question from a reader: Seoul vs. Busan vs. Daegu

A reader writes in: Hi! Just found out your blog and really liking it. I thought I would ask you some questions regarding your thoughts of Busan, Daegu and Seoul. I’ll probably go on a trip to Korea this year to take language courses and I can’t  make up my mind on which city to…>

Question from a reader: the application photo

Question from a reader: the application photo

A reader writes in: Hey,I’m presently looking for my first EFL job in Korea and have a question a about a CV. Everything in my CV is solid, I’m well qualified and have some relevant experience relating to teaching English. However I have heard that a photo is of serious importance to Korean employers in…>

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