Nihon Hustle

Sharing and applauding the efforts of SMEs in JAPAN. 

Doing business in Japan requires gusto. And, that’s why we do it.

Nihon Hustle peels back the layers for you whether you’re deep in the game, or just getting started.

Looking for more growth, more opportunity, more insight in 2020? You’re in the right place. Welcome to Nihon Hustle.

Tell Your Story. Learn from Others.

Want to showcase your business on Nihon Hustle? I’m looking to feature startups and already-on-their-way small and medium businesses on the ground and online here in Japan. Reach out. 

Working on a Side Hustle? Everything You Need In One Place

Affiliate Marketing in Japan

Think affiliate marketing might be right for you? Learn more about how it works, which programs might be a good fit (particularly if you live in Japan), and how much money is really possible.

On-the Ground Side Hustles in Japan

A side hustle need not be all about an online venture. There are plenty of gigs that can provide enjoyment and income right on the ground here in Japan—no matter which prefecture you call home. And, it’s not all about teaching English. 

Content Marketing, SEO, and Brand Development

Creating a presence in the market place here in Japan, and online if you’re positioning yourself globally requires consistent and deliberate effort. Learn the situational and industry-wide best practices that will put you in the best position to turn your side hustle into a full-time opportunity for you and your family.

SME Business Builders in Japan (by Category)

  • Nature
  • Jobs and Careers
  • Pets and Animals
  • Wildlife
  • Business
  • Finance
  • Science and Technology
  • Food & Drink
  • Education
  • Family
  • Healthcare / Medicine
  • Seasonal & Holiday
  • Dropshiping
  • Industrial
  • Fitness and Wellness
  • Fashion and Beauty
  • Sports
  • Recreation
  • Moods and Feelings
  • Transportation
  • Parks/Outdoor
  • Architecture
  • Vintage
  • Urban
  • Wedding
  • Travel Destinations
  • Coffee
  • Vector and Illustration

Smart Start Blueprint

There are four basic properties you’ll need for a good solid online marketing game: a fast website, beautiful graphics, content and smart technology. In this guide you’ll learn the specific tools and resources we use at Nihon Hustle.

Tame the Twitter Circus

Get the most out of Twitter with this relationship-building guide. Grow that audience of true fans with true interaction. It’s not that difficult, and you can realistically grow from zero to the hundreds within a month or so. The keys are all in this guide.

WordPress Weekend Jumpstart

Need to launch your website? You can honestly do it in a weekend. Start with our WordPress Weekend Jumpstart, and launch a smart website for your Japan side hustle before next Monday.

Master Your Visual

Want people to take you seriously? You need a good visual presence to get that done. With our Canva tutorial guide you’ll learn how to create amazing graphics that will literally wow you and your visitors. Don’t mess up this step, it’s almost more important that your the product or service you’re offering.

Plan. Hustle. Win.

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