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Is South Korea Right for You? (Ep 61)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

Release Date: 07/10/2017

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K-PoD: Life In Korea

We all look at Covid 19 and when the Coronavirus first broke out in Asia, what we went through at that time, work being closed, and how life was in Korea and China during the 'lock down'. We also get into how things have changed here in Korea and China, testing, tracing, wearing masks, quarantining, and who we think things regarding Covid 19 and the Coronavirus have been handled here in Asia. Lastly, we talk about public schools re-opening, online teaching, and where we think this is all going

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Top 5 Pros and Cons to Living in South Korea (Episode 75) show art Top 5 Pros and Cons to Living in South Korea (Episode 75)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

Our top 5 pros and cons to living in South Korea based on our own experiences over the years.

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Alternative and Fun Things to Do in South Korea (Episode 74)   show art Alternative and Fun Things to Do in South Korea (Episode 74)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

There are many alternative things you can find to do during your stay in South Korea!

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Shopping and Services in Korea (Episode 73) show art Shopping and Services in Korea (Episode 73)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

The costs of living in South Korea can be cheaper than the current country you are in and South Korea can be a great place to save money if done the correct way! Korean clothing, fashion, sizes, food, online shopping, markets, street markets, haircuts, and services in Korea can have their advantages.

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Summertime in Korea and Events 2019 (Episode 72) show art Summertime in Korea and Events 2019 (Episode 72)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

Summertime in Korea has it’s UPS and DOWNS!

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English in K-pop (Episode 71) show art English in K-pop (Episode 71)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

Is English having a bigger role in K-Pop music? How English can play towards K-Pop’s success globally? Is it important for K-Pop idols to know and study English? Does English in K-Pop make younger generations of Koreans want to learn English? What is the future of English in the K-Pop industry? All of this and more in this episode of K-PoD: Life in Korea!

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K-PoD: Life In Korea

Friendship can have its pros and cons while living in South Korea.

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Is Korea Safe? (Ep 69) show art Is Korea Safe? (Ep 69)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

People always have questions and worries with regards to safety in South Korea or regards to safety when teaching for a year in South Korea. How safe is living in South Korea?

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Strange Things in South Korea (Ep 68) show art Strange Things in South Korea (Ep 68)

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Like in all countries, there are somethings you might find strange if it was in your own country but are completely normal here in South Korea!

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Best Ways To Teach and Learn English (Ep 67) show art Best Ways To Teach and Learn English (Ep 67)

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The ways of teaching and learning English are always changing and evolving.  What are some of the best new ways and what hasn’t changed?What is the future for learning and teaching English in South Korea?

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Do you ever wonder if Korea would be a place for you?

Scott, Adam, and Phil talk about the reasons they first came to Korea, working in South Korea, and how to find a good job in Korea. They will also get into such things as what you need to qualify to work in Korea, what you can expect if you are coming here, visa stuff, and what area/city in Korea would best suit you. It's the podcast on finding the right place and job in Korea for this episode of K-PoD!

Show Notes
  • 01:33
    The reasons why Phil decided to come to Korea.
  • 02:35
    Adam gets into the reasons why he first came to Korea.
  • 03:36
    How Scott accidently ended up in South Korea.
  • 05:15
    Other reasons why others may decide to come to Korea including eating away at student debts.
  • 08:24
    Remo Wiliams got Scott interested in Korea when he was young.
  • 15:55
    Teaching English in other countries and how Korea compared to them.
  • 20:20
    How things have changed in Korea in terms of qualifying to be an English teacher.
  • 25:18
    Good places to find a good job teaching in South Korea and what to look for.
  • 35:32
    The different cities of Korea and which city would best suit you.

   

K-PoD: Life In Korea

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This show is recorded at: CK (Chef's Kitchen), Changwon
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This show is produced by: Changwoner Entertainment
Website:  http://www.changwoner.com
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Hosts Scott

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Email- scott@changwoner.com

Adam

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Email - adam@changwoner.com

Phil

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/wayne.stanley.5680
Email - phillip@changwoner.com

If you would like to be a guest on K-PoD, or have any questions for the show or regarding South Korea, or have something you'd like to promote, please contact us at podcast@changwoner.com

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