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More college students in Japan want to join large firms in spring 2019

May 30, 2018

More college students in Japan want to join large firms in spring 2019

College students in Japan increasingly prefer to work at major companies as a labor shortage continue to drive strong corporate demand for workers. Many companies will start holding interviews and other selection procedures from Friday for job-hunting students expected to graduate in spring 2019. A total ...

'Make or break' job-hunting season begins for university students in Japan

Mar 1, 2018

'Make or break' job-hunting season begins for university students in Japan

Job fairs were held across Japan on Thursday, kicking off the job-hunting season for students graduating from university next spring. The monthslong recruitment process can make or break careers. Lifetime employment is still common in Japan, especially compared to Western countries. This year, students are likely ...