In Japan, there is a hierarchical relationship of senpai-kohai that establishes the more senior person and the junior person in organizations such as schools, companies, and clubs.


In today’s episode, we take a closer look at this senpai-kohai relationship in modern day society and how to best deal with situations where the sempai might be younger.


This relationship of respect is also seen in the role of teacher-student. Chieko shares some of her uncomfortable experiences in this dynamic.

また年上や先人を敬うこの文化は師弟間でも存在しますが、Cheechan がこれにまつわる珍体験をシェアしてくれます。

We had a great time exploring the senpai-kohai relationship and its evolution.


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