How to resign from a job in Japan - step by step guide

05 Apr 2022

In this article, we’ve put together some top tips on the steps you should take before leaving a job, how to write a resignation letter and what to do before you resign from your job.

Digital marketing jobs in Japan that are in increasing demand

07 Mar 2022

Do you know what exactly makes up a digital marketer? In this article, we will look at the types of digital marketing jobs, skills you need to start a career in digital marketing, and digital marketing jobs in Japan that are increasing in demand this 2022.

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What does a recruitment agency do? Five reasons why you should work with recruitment agencies in Japan

28 Feb 2022

In this article, we will introduce what a recruitment agency does, and what benefits a recruitment agency can bring to organisations.

How to write a Japanese resume 'Rirekisho'? (Template included)

31 Jan 2022

Japan has two types of resume; “Rirekisho (履歴書)” which includes your general information and “Shokumu-keirekisho (職務経歴書)” which describes your work experience in details. This often causes some confusion for foreigners in Japan who are used to writing one resume and CV, so we’ve decided to show you how to write these two types of Japanese resumes and provide you with a template to download so you can get started straight away!

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Fintech is a growing industry, but which industries do these talents come from? What are the hottest fintech jobs in Japan?

31 Jan 2022

Fintech is an industry suited for job seekers who thrive in a fast-paced and growing industry. In this article, we'll introduce how the fintech industry has grown in the last year, whether it's possible to move into Fintech from a different industry, which industries most people in Fintech come from, and what the most popular fintech jobs are in Japan.

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.