Career change guide
Career Change Guide
What do you need in order to proceed on your job hunt in Japan? On this page WE are going to advise YOU on EVERYTHING you need to know about career change in Japan.
When You Start Considering A Career Change
When you start to consider a career change, the MOST important thing is to know your reasons for it. Let us guide you on how to pick companies, the risks, precautions, & the things you need before proceeding with your career change activities.
Flow Of The Job Hunt
The PREPARATIONS for when you decide to hunt for a job in Japan. In this article, we will guide you through on how to list your career, how to find job offer information, documents you need for job hunting, and the precautions on resigning a company.
How To Find A Job Offer
For those who don’t know how to find the right job for yourself. 3 points you want to make sure for a successful job hunt in Japan. Qualifications you need in order to work in Japan & specific details on finding a job.
Self-assessment is needed in order to know your strength & weakness. It can help you wash out important points for job hunting. Look at yourself objectively, from analysis results & decide platforms of your career.
Timing For Hunting A Job
Considering a career change but don’t know when you should start job hunting. Let us guide you to the best time to job hunt & the season when there will be MORE job offers.
If You Struggle With Job Hunting
We assume you’ll worried when the job hunt isn’t going well. Look back at your past experience for job hunting. We’ll guide you on how you should look back and what you can do to get through your struggles.
Resume/Job Description Advice
Japanese companies prefer resumes format that are in Japanese style. Not just translating in Japanese but to let the interviewer know how you feel is CRUCIAL. You must fill in every column with specific details.
How To Write A Resume
Resume is a MUST when you’re on a job hunt. Why is it important? Resume shows your personal information, your experience & skills to show the interviewer who you are. We are going to guide you through the general manners with making a resume, how to write your personal, education, job history, hobbies, & skills.
How To Write Your Curriculum Vitae
On a job hunt, companies would want a curriculum vitae with your resume. On this article, we are going to guide you the difference between resumes and CV, and the 4 points the interviewers focus on your CV.
Resume & CV Formats
On this article, we are going to show you how to write your resume & CV. Let us guide you through all the way from the basics & the focusing points on how to write your job hunting documents.
Job Interview Advice
You’ll never get to avoid job interviews on your job hunt. On this article, we will guide you on the preparations, the manners, flow of the job interview & the questions that are often asked on job interviews in Japan.
Job Interview Preparations
Interview is the thing you must face for job change. Prepare yourself as best as you can for the interview. Let us introduce you the methods for interview preparations, some particular questions only asked in Japan, flow of the interview, how to resolve tensions so that you can appeal yourself within the limited time of interview.
Job Interview Manners
The manners from when you enter the room until you leave the room. The interviewers check your manners as an adult, how you wear your clothes, how you speak, and even your facial expressions. READ THIS if you want to give the interviewer a good impression.
The basic questions like self-introduction & motivation to the reasons on why you came to Japan. Other questions include how you come up with a solution when you face problems. We have put together numbers of situations & questions you might get on a job interview in Japan.
Do you want to consult with our career advisors?
TOMATES AGENT is a career change support agency specialized in supporting foreigners who want to work in Japan. We offer consultation service to job seekers like how to look for jobs, interview preparation, offer negotiation etc for completely free of charge.