[Korean Office Culture] Corporate Titles

Corporate Titles (직급/ 職級/ jik-keub) are very important in any Korean organization.

The corporate titles are different comparing to the west, and share many similarity with neighboring Japan. For fans of Korean drama, many are confused with the job titles.

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Korean Office Setting (Source: tvN Misaeng)

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Jo In-sung and Kim Min-hee break up/ Gong Hyo-jin and Lee Jin-wook break up

It was revealed by Jo In-sung’s agency that the actor has broken up with Actress Kim Min-hee (Very Ordinary Couple); days after “It’s Okay, It’s Love” co-star, Gong Hyo-jin announced her breakup with Actor Lee Jin-wook (Nine).

Jo In Sung Kim Min Hee

Jo In Sung Kim Min Hee

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K-Pop idol, Rain, converts to Catholicism through Baptism + Korean Celebrities Baptism Name

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Rain and Kim Tae Hee

Kpop iconic singer, Rain (비) or Jeong Ji-hun (정지훈) has recently converted to Catholicism through baptism in a small church in Gwangju, Gyeonggi-do. Rain’s girlfriend, actress Kim Tae-hee is widely known to be a devout Catholic. His PR agency Cube DC has commented that Rain’s baptism was planned long ago. Therefore he converted for the faith, not for love. His baptism name is “미카엘 (Mi-ka-el/ Michael)”.

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Spring Days in KPOP

It’s mid-spring in Korea and temperature is getting warmer.

Spring is getting shorter and shorter each year (due to global warming) and Korean love Spring for its warm and comfortable weather. It is also a season to listen to songs that reflect the lovely season. Let us take a look at these songs.

High 4 & IU (하이포 & 아이유) –   Not Spring, Love, or Cherry Blossoms(봄,사랑,벚꽃 말고)

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Not Spring, Love, or Cherry Blossoms(봄,사랑,벚꽃 말고) – (LOEN Entertainment)

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Korean Fashion For Men: Kim Soo Hyun ZIOZIA Spring Style 2014

“You Who Came From The Stars (별에서 온 그대)” has finally came to an end in Korea last week and the drama is popular not only in Korea, but also countries like Taiwan, Hong Kong, and China. Beside the storyline and Jun Ji-hyun’s return to small screen in 14 years, the fashion style of Kim Soo Hyun has been a draw to both male and female viewers.


Kim Soo Hyun (ZioZia)


If you like Manager Do’s dandy fashion, you may want to check out  ZioZia’s Spring Style.

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