Miss Con in Japan | My Miss Con story
Miss Supranational Yuki Koshikawa gives us a glimpse into beauty pageants in Japan and her beauty queen story!
Getting Paid on YouTube | Creator Sponsorships
Being a full-time content creator isn't as easy as our influencers make it look. Learn what to look for, how to self-brand, prepare yourself for company sponsorships, and make sure you get the most out of you work in this nifty video!
Thumbnail Thoughts and Advertising Your Own Videos
The secret to gaining more YouTube views is all in your thumbnail! Sharla from Sharmander and Sharla in Japan, shows you how she's able to grab your attention on the YouTube homepage.
EQUIPMENT 101 | The Vlogging Equipment Essentials
To achieve those true cinematic shots seen in Journey Across Japan, Chris Broad gives us a run-down of his favorite camera gear.
Entering a Japanese University | My Post-Graduate Degree Experience
Finished your Undergraduate and want to pursue your next challenge? Ivy from ThisIsIvyChu on YouTube breaks down her journey from interest to application in her Japanese University: Post-Graduate style!
What Determines the Success of a Youtube video? | Making it Viral
Get your video to those numbers that they deserve! Chris Broad shares his tips on how to make the best of that tricky YouTube algorithm: first, the titles.
Hosting Essentials: Getting Over Fears of Public Speaking
Speaking in front of an audience of hundreds only gets easier with these simple tips and tricks from NHK and Tokyo Creative Host, Shizuka Anderson!
Recording From Home | My Voice Acting Studio Setup
That Detective PIkachu opportunity could have been yours! Start your voice acting career now and see how professional voice actor Kelvin Barnes does it with this simple set-up.
Wear Your Label | Brand Merchandising
Albo from the DriftHunter YouTube channel is finally here on Tokyo Creative Learn to share his secrets on how to develop your very own successful merchandising brand.
Raise Your Voice: My Start as a Professional Voice Actor in Japan
Working alongside voice-acting legends such as Ikue Otani (Pikachu from Pokemon, Chopper from One Piece0 and Miyu Irino (Haku from Spirited Away), Kelvin Barnes shares how he was able to tap into the professional voice-acting scene in the country of animation.
Japanese Visas | How I Was Able to Stay in Japan Long-Term
Sharla from the Sharmander YouTube channel breaks down all the different types of Japanese visas that are available for foreigners who want to pursue a life in Japan long-term.
Moving Across the Globe | Why I Chose Japan
Ask any foreigner living in Japan long-term and they can tell you exactly why they chose Japan. This is Chris Okano’s story. Find out how and why our CEO of Tokyo Creative decided to relocate his entire life and career to Japan.
Entering a Japanese University | My Undergraduate Degree Experience
Your path to higher education begins here! Ivy from ThisIsIvyChu on YouTube breaks down her journey from interest to application in her Japanese University.
The Visa Vex: My Knowledge of Australian-Japanese Visa Application Process
Wondering how your favorite YouTubers are still able to stay and work in Japan freely? Emma (Tokidoki Traveller) gives us a deep-dive of how she received her Japanese visa and what are some of the processes that you have to be aware of if you’re interested in moving to Japan.
Video Brainstorming | Coming up with Your Next Viral Video Idea
With over 5 years on YouTube, Sharla’s video idea depository has never been empty! Find out you’re also able to continually create engaging content for the web through these simple anti-blocker tips and tricks.
My Video Editing Setup | Software I Use and Why
With patience and practice comes well-edited videos for your channel. Find out how Aki maintains her audience engagement through her video styles, as she shares the tools and techniques of her favorite editing software.
Getting Started on Twitch | Key Points
Finding your Twitch audience can be challenging at first, but Joey (The Anime Man) has some tricks to getting started and even creating a career using the platform. Learn how to create a niche channel, and interact with your followers, and even make a profit!
What You Need to Know When You Move to Japan
Your move to Japan couldn’t get any easier! To help ease the pain of all that pre-moving stress, Aki is here to get you acquainted with the necessary bits of information you need to know before you come to Japan.
Difficulties of Finding Talent-related Jobs in Japan
Unfortunately, being a foreigner in Japan comes with some restrictions. To prepare you for all the difficult roadblocks you might come across along the way, Emma (TokiDoki Traveller) is here on Tokyo Creative Learn to alert you of the difficulties of finding foreign talent-related jobs in Japan.
Getting Your Video Seen | How to Create the Perfect Thumbnail
Now that you have mastered the art of titling, your next step in YouTube success is perfecting the craft of thumbnails. Discover how Chris Broad has managed to draw in audiences on the trending pages; just from his thumbnails alone.
Amateur Vlogger Mistakes｜Things Not to Do When You’re Getting Started
Getting your foot in the door isn’t easy– there’s a lot of trial and error, and it’s inevitable you’ll experience some rocky times. In this Tokyo Creative Learn video, Chris Broad discusses how you can avoid the common traps when creating online content in Japan, as well as tips of caution.
Streaming Essentials | The Gear That Got Me from Zero to Thousands
If Jake’s going to be live-streaming eight hours every day in one of the busiest cities in the world, then he’s going to need some of the best equipment in the business.
All About Recruitment Agencies | Advancing your Career in Japan
Recruitment agencies might have a bad rep in other places, but Tokyo Creative CEO, Chris Okano shows you why they’re imperative to foreigners in Japan.
From English Teacher to CEO in Japan｜The Secret to My Success
If English teaching isn’t your calling, Tokyo Creative CEO, Chris Okano shows you why this can be your first step into landing your dream job in Japan.
How I Became Tokidoki Traveller | Social Media Building Blocks
Before her big move, Emma was a fresh graduate, keen to turn her dreams of living and working in Japan into a reality. Today, Emma is ‘Tokidoki Traveller’ – a YouTube personality sharing her life in Japan with an online audience of over 250,000.
Modeling for Brands in Japan | My Tips and Tricks
Interested in strutting your stuff in Japan? Discover how Aussie girl Emma was able to build out her modeling and acting portfolio, and form partnerships with some of the biggest international brands in Japan.
Is a Professional Camera Needed for YouTube?｜My Gear Breakdown
If you’re thinking about starting off with video, make sure you know about the best products in the market.
Finding My Crowd | Growing and Maintaining an Audience
Maintaining an audience of almost two million can be hard, but Aki has a few words of advice on finding a balance between creating the content she loves, and keeping her audience engaged.
My Journey to Japan and Tips on Moving Here Yourself
Falling in love with Japan at first glance is effortless… but moving to Japan is not as easy as Sharla makes it seem like online. Discover the unexpected reasons why Sharla decided to move to Japan, and points to consider if you’re interested in moving here yourself!
Finding My Dream Job in Japan | How Did I Get Here?
Thinking of moving to Japan, but don’t know where to start? That’s exactly how Sharla felt. Learn how Sharla was able to build herself up online, before finding her unique place in the Japanese entertainment business.
The Secret to Youtube Video Titles | Standing out from the Ordinary
With clickbait coming in at full force on YouTube, how can you make sure you’re balancing being honest about your content while trying to catch the attention of your viewers? Find out how Chris Broad utilizes the YouTube search algorithm to his favor and stand out in the sea of online content.
Should You Teach English in Japan? | Finding Your Way In
Chris Broad is here to answer the age-old question, ‘is teaching English in Japan the foreigner visa trap?’. From the guy who’s done it all, find out the pro’s and con’s to teaching English in Japan, and points to consider if you’re interested in moving and working in Japan.
Being the Best You for Sponsorships and Brands
Everything on the Internet is there forever, so learn how to make it a positive impact to your online career. Joey, ‘The Anime Man’ breaks down how he has been able to work with the brands he loves.
Conquering the Stigma | The Struggles of Being a Foreign Talent in Japan
Tapping into the entertainment industry in Japan is hard, especially if you’re not Japanese. In this video, Joey, ‘The Anime Man’ discusses how he has grappled with some of the common stigmas brought upon foreigners in the Japanese entertainment industry.
My Video Creation Process | What I’ve Found Works Best
In his six years of being online, Joey, ‘The Anime Man’ has learned a thing or two about creating enjoyable content on YouTube. In this Tokyo Creative Learn video, Joey shares his video creation process– from content planning to production.