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This gives you access to a range of exclusive insights from our specialist recruitment consultants in your market, latest industry information, advice for both candidates and clients as well as salary surveys which have all been created for our clients and candidates. If you’re not able to find any piece of information below or may be interested in seeing something else, please feel free to get in touch with us here.

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Events & Webinars

Why is having a high level of Emotional Intelligence (EQ) essential at work?

21 Jan 2022

Emotional intelligence (otherwise known as emotional quotient or EQ) is the ability to accurately understand one's emotions and recognise the emotions of others. In this article, we will explore the key elements of EQ, the difference between EQ vs IQ, the main reasons why a high level of EQ at work is important and how to improve your EQ.

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An overview of 2021 and into 2022: What were the most popular IT jobs in Japan?

20 Jan 2022

As specialists in IT recruitment and support, we have strong relationships with leading companies in the IT industry and those looking for the best IT talent. In this article, we look at our most popular job areas and the most popular (i.e. most applied for) jobs, based on our performance in 2021.

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SAP Consultant vs SAP Developer jobs in Japan

13 Dec 2021

The cloud market is also growing quickly in Japan. We look at two hot roles; SAP Consultant and SAP Developers, to understand its demand across the IT sector.


Finance x SDGs: What is sustainable finance or "green finance" and what are some of the green FinTech companies to look out for in 2022?

06 Dec 2021

This article provides an overview of the current state of green finance and some examples of leading green FinTech companies as well as the services being used in this area.

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Work from home jobs in Japan

25 Nov 2021

As a specialist in IT and technology recruitment, Computer Futures will introduce top work from home jobs in the IT area, along with some jobs that typically require to work in the office. We’ll also introduce top programming languages that you can acquire to find good work from home jobs.

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5 tips for companies to manage programmers in Japan

24 Nov 2021

Find out what are the top 5 tips for companies to manage programmers in Japan

What are the five transferrable skills FinTech companies look for?

05 Nov 2021

As we’ve worked with a range of FinTech start-ups over the last few years, we’ve put together five essential skills that fintech companies often look for in potential employees.

How to enter the cyber security industry and where to learn cyber security courses or acquire cyber security certifications?

05 Nov 2021

We will explain the recommended courses within cyber security that you can study in Japan and for those outside of Japan who wish to study cyber security.

What is FinTech? Who are the FinTech start-ups to look out for?

04 Nov 2021

Whether you’re a graduate looking for a job, or a working professional looking to enter the booming FinTech sector, it’ll be good to know some of the major FinTech start-ups you should keep a lookout for in Japan.