I totally agree with the Nov. 18 editorial “Students staying in Japan.” The nervousness of young Japanese people at the prospect of traveling overseas to study is considerable. It is heightened amid all the pressures mentioned in the editorial.

If Japan is to become a major world player and attempt to run the race with China, India and other nations, then the very process for job finding and recruitment, as well as fulfilling the criteria for this, will have to change dramatically.

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